Solemn ANATHEMA against heretics – Sunday of Orthodoxy
For the Orthodox, Sunday 5 March was the Sunday of Orthodoxy. They had solemn proclamations of “ANATHEMA” against heretics. It is very festive. I envy them conviction and this solemn ceremony. We Latins really should have something like this.
Here is looong video from Holy Trinity Monastery, Ekaterinburg in Russia, yesterday. Yes, this is 2017, not 1054. Click around in it if you can’t watch/listen to the whole thing. It is grand.
After reciting the Nicene Creed, they sing
This is the apostolic faith, this is the faith of the fathers, this is the Orthodox Faith, this faith confirmeth the universe.