Taiwan Orthodox Christian Church Jan 09, 2020
Christmas Liturgy and Procession of the Cross in Taipei
January 6 – on the Orthodox Christmas Eve – the Elevation of the Holy Cross Parish of the Russian Orthodox Church has celebrated the Nativity of Christ. This is the first Christmas service in the new parish premises. With the joint efforts of the parishioners, the temple had been nicely decorated with flowers and tree branches, a Nativity manger scene and a Christmas tree had been installed, parishioners have prepared a festive dinner.
During the service, the Christmas message of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Rus was also read.
On January 7th Christmas services and celebrations were also held in Kaohsiung, Taichung and Hsinchu. In each city, chanters and other parishioners showed their great love for Christ and joy in the coming of our Lord the Savior into the world.
Christ is born! Glorify Him!