Local Church Prepares For Orthodox Easter


Members of the Orthodox Christian faith are celebrating the Easter holiday this Sunday. On Friday, Orthodox Holy Friday, the women of the Dormition of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church of the Hamptons in Shinnecock Hills worked on decorating the Epitaphios bier for the Holy Friday service. The bier holds the Epitaphios, the icon depicting Christ’s body after he was removed from the cross. DANA SHAW PHOTOS

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