Russian Orthodox Christmas

Russian Orthodox Christmas

Due to differences between the West's Gregorian calendar and the Orthodox calendar, the Russian Orthodox church celebrates Christmas roughly two weeks after most. Today, Jan. 7, 2008, is Christmas; here are photos from yesterday's Christmas Eve services in northeast Minneapolis.


Due to differences between the West's Gregorian calendar and the Orthodox calendar, the Russian Orthodox church celebrates Christmas roughly two weeks after most. Today, Jan. 7, 2008, is Christmas; here are photos from yesterday's Christmas Eve services in northeast Minneapolis.
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