Why does Suryoyo Online a black background?

The Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch
remembers the Holy Passion of our Saviour Jesus Christ during this week.
Our Lord was betrayed and arrested on Wednesday and crucified on Friday,
but was risen from the dead on Easter Sunday.

[Mt 28, 1-15; Mk 16, 1-10; Lk 24, 1-10; Jo 20, 1-18]

The Syrian Orthodox Church prepares for Easter by observing lent
for 50 days, celebrating Hosanna on Palm Sunday, the Lord's Supper on Thursday and the
crucifixion and burial of our Lord on Holy Friday.

The colour of the church vestments during the Holy Week is black.
Strict lent is observed all food from animals as also sweets are avoided by the faithful during this week

Topics for Easter and Passion Monday


Web Master: Gabriel Rabo
First Updated: 20.04.1997
at Holy Week

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