The Nativity Liturgy and Celebration in Surakarta, Indonesia

Christmas Liturgy was celebrated at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Surakarta, Indonesia on January 6, 2011. The Indonesian Church is under the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR), a dependency of the Russian Orthodox Church. It celebrates Christmas on the Julian Calendar.

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Some pictures of the Divine Liturgy:

The Small Entrance

The Small Entrance

The Small Entrance

The Small Entrance

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Holy Communion

Some pictures of the celebration following the Divine Liturgy:

A local artist participated

A local artist participated

Guests from Inter-Religious Association

Guests from Inter-Religious Association

Fr. Alexios

Fr. Alexios

Enjoying lunch together

Enjoying lunch together

Entertainment by a local choir

Entertainment by a local choir

The Artoclasia (Blessing of the Loaves):

Dn. Makarios and Fr. Alexios

Dn. Makarios and Fr. Alexios

Fr. Alexios

Fr. Alexios