Passion Week -2020

The situation arising out of the Covid-19 pandemic has disturbed our lifestyle. It has, in fact, affected life in every sphere. It is not easy to recall when was the last time we had to suspend church Sunday worship. But perhaps it has helped us to understand some home truths. The media has reported that churches have closed down in Odisha to ensure the spread of the disease is contained. As we decided to suspend church worship till March 31 following request by the authorities  and realising the impact it will have in arresting the spread of the epidermic, a post by a …

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Passion Week – 2019

Passion Week 2019 held between 14-21 April This year’s Passion Week was held from 14-21 April, 2019. Rev. Susanta Patra from Kolkata, was the Speaker during this year. Many came for the first time to church to hear the Gospel. We praise God that He helped us to celebrate this week in a beautiful way. All those brothers and sisters who attended the Services were truly blessed. You can listen to all the sermons preached during this week starting from Palm Sunday till Resurrection Sunday afternoon on our YouTube channel cocbhubaneswar or you can listen here too. Share the Gospel …

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Passion Week – 2018

Passion Week 2018 (25 March – 1 April) Passion Week – What is it? Passion Week (also called Holy Week) takes place between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday (Resurrection Sunday). Why is it called “Passion Week”? This name represents the passion with which Jesus willingly went to the cross. He did this to pay for your sins—the sins of all of His people. To study the biblical accounts of Passion Week, read the following chapters: Matthew 21-27; Mark 11-15; Luke 19-23; and John 12-19. Passion Week is a time we remember the events of Jesus between Palm Sunday and His resurrection. We see the passion …

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Passion Week – 2017

Passion Week – 2017 (9th – 16th April)  Passion Week (also known as Holy Week) is the time from Palm Sunday through Easter Sunday (Resurrection Sunday). Also included within Passion Week are Holy Monday, Holy Tuesday, Spy Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday. Passion Week is so named because of the passion with which Jesus willingly went to the cross in order to pay for the sins of His people. Passion Week is described in Matthew chapters 21-27; Mark chapters 11-15; Luke chapters 19-23; and John chapters 12-19. Passion Week begins with the triumphal entry on Palm Sunday on …

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Passion Week – 2016

Passion Week – 2016 (20-27 March) Passion Week 2016 was between March 20-27. The Program started with Palm Sunday (marking the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem). Then we entered into the Passion week starting from Monday till Wednesday; culminating into Maundy Thursday (known as the Last Supper); before we enter into Good Friday: (The day Jesus died for the entire humanity; opening a way for our Salvation.). The Passion Week ends with Easter Sunday or Resurrection Sunday, when Jesus Christ rose from the dead, conquering Sin and Satan once for all. Let us remember, “it is the Resurrection that makes …

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