Monthly Archives: February 2013

Timket and Roosters

Timket processionJanuary 19 was Timket. Timket, a national Ethiopian holiday, is actually a holy day in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church celebrating Epiphany. For us westerners, Epiphany is the revelation of Christ to the world through the wise men. Here, Epiphany is the revelation of Christ to the world through Jesus’ baptism. Continue reading

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