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Jerusalem: The Holy Fire is spread by worshippers in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre as part of Easter celebrations Photograph: Oliver Weiken/EPA

The Light of the Desert (Documentary on St Macarius Monastery, Coptic Orthodox Egypt) .Documentary Produced by Please purchase the DVD. Timecodes Fixed. Subtitled by volunteers in the Church, thank you so much for all your help in this project!! Watch the Companion documentary "Interview with Father Wadid" /

Bright Week - The entire week is considered to be one continuous day and the main reason why fasting is completely prohibited to all Orthodox during the week.

"The Holy Fire is the most renowned miracle in the world of Eastern Orthodoxy. It has taken place at the same time, in the same manner, in the same place every single year for centuries. No other miracle is known to occur so regularly and so steadily over time. It happens in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, the holiest place on earth, where Christ was crucified, entombed, and where He finally rose from the dead." ~

BBC Two - Russia's Lost Princesses - Beyond the portraits -Read mini-biographies of the last Russian Imperial Grand Duchesses HERE: