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Event: Feast of Jordan

Description
Experience one of the most important holy days of the Ukrainian church calendar. Iordan, also known as the Feast of the Epiphany, is observed annually at the end of the Ukrainian Christmas season to commemorate the baptism of Christ. Attend a water blessing ceremony at an ice cross following church services. Bring a glass jar and collect a small amount of holy water to take home after the blessing. Explore a number of historical buildings where costumed role players can demonstrate how Ukrainian pioneers celebrated this special day.
Event Details
When: Saturday, January 19, 2019
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Location: Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
Lamont County, Alberta Canada
Additional Information
Event Type: Historic/Cultural/Religious
Category: Other
Contact Information: Event Organizer: Lamont County
Last Updated: December 19, 2018 10:37AM (5 months ago)


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