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St. Mary of Zion Fundraiser, A Night to Remember

St. Mary of Zion Fundraiser, A Night to Remember

(TsehaiNY.com) On Sunday, February 27th, hundreds filled the Ukrainian Community Center in Yonkers, New York, for St. Mary of Zion’s Fundraiser with hopes of winning the grand prize: a 2010 Toyota Camry. When the winner was announced, it set off a memorable ending for a church that has come a far way to ownership. Tickets were $30 at the door [...]

Manuscript found in Ethiopian monastery could be world’s oldest illustrated Christian work

Manuscript found in Ethiopian monastery could be world’s oldest illustrated Christian work

By Laura Roberts, Telegraph.co.uk:  Originally thought to be from around the 11th century, new carbon dating techniques place the Garima Gospels between 330 and 650 AD. The 1,600 year-old texts are named after a monk, Abba Garima, who arrived in Ethiopia in the fifth century. According to legend, he copied out the Gospels in [...]