The Seven Covenants: The Covenant of Mercy

The Divine Wisdom of God for the salvation of the world is done through His tremendous mercy. The primordial covenants of the Old Testament were without the capability of redeeming mankind. The absolute covenant was done by the seventh covenant for the salvation of human race thru Holy Saint Virgin Mary.

Prophet Samson

Then Samson said, “Let me die with the Philistines!” And he pushed with all his might, and the temple fell on the lords and all the people who were in it. So the dead that he killed at his death were more than he had killed in his life. And his brothers and all his father’s household came down and took him, and brought him up and buried him between Zorah and Eshtaol in the tomb of his father Manoah. He had judged Israel twenty years.

Feast of Archangel Saint Uriel

The Archangel Saint Uriel is one of the seven leading archangels. Uriel means the “Light of God or the “Fire of God.” Our Lord, God has appointed Saint Uriel over thunder, flood and lightening. This was done on Tir 22.

Aster’eyo Mariam

Amid the Age of “Aster’eyo/revelation/, not only Lord and Savior Jesus Christ ’s as well as the oneness and Threeness of God was revealed, but also the departure of Holy Mother Saint Mary on Tir 21, of which we make a feast known as “Aster’eyo Mariam.”

Cana of Galilee

Cana is northern part of Israel in Galilee. Holy Bible in scripted about this place because of the miracle our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ performed during Apostasy Age, at a weeding held in Cana, in the presence of His Mother Saint Virgin Mary and the disciples.

Baptism of Jesus

Onwards the fall of Adam and Eve, mankind lost his childhood and thus The Holy Son came down from heaven in becoming human from Virgin Saint Mary for redemption. Amongst the major work of God in soteriology is the “Baptism of Jesus.”

The Commemoration of the Circumcision of the Lord Christ

The Church celebrates the commemoration of the circumcision of the Lord Christ on Tir 6 to Whom is the glory. God had ordained the law of circumcision as a sign that His people would become a particular people over all others. This was that every male of the seed of Abraham be circumcised on the eighth day of his birth. God put every soul that did not obey this law under judgement.

Feast of Abune Gebre Menfes Qidus

Abune Gebre Menfes Qidus was born on 29, 829 E.C. He was an Egyptian Christian saint, and the fifth day of every month in the Ethiopian calendar is dedicated to him. In commemoration of this, we celebrate his monthly and annual feasts in our country. Tough he was born on Tahesas 29, due to the birth day of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Patristic Fathers ordered for the feast to be on Tir 5.

“Let us now go to Bethlehem” (Luke 2:15)

Dear Children of God! how are you? How are you doing in this season of fasting? Now that it is ending and we are reaching to celebrate the Birth Day of our Lord Savior Jesus Christ, our delight is in front of us! This is the main reason we are going to tell you the story of The birth day of Our Lord Jesus Christ entitled “Let us now go to Bethlehem.” (Luke 2:15)

Feast of Abune Tekele Haimanot

Our patron saint is the most renowned saint in Ethiopia. He was in Zorare, a district in Selale, Shewa and place called Itisa, from a Priest Tsega Zeab or “Gift of Faith” and his wife Egzi’e Haraya to mean “Choice of God” on Tahesas 24, 1197.