„Carols – priceless treasure of the Church and of our people.” Cover Image

„Colindele – tezaurul nepreţuit al Bisericii şi al poporului nostru”
„Carols – priceless treasure of the Church and of our people.”

Pastoral Letter on Nativity – 2016

Author(s): Petroniu Floarea
Subject(s): Theology and Religion, Eastern Orthodoxy
Published by: Renaşterea Cluj
Keywords: carols; Nativity; the Virgin Mary; Christmas traditions; faith of the people;

Summary/Abstract: The text represents the pastoral letter on Nativity to the faithful of Sălaj Diocese. Carols are a price- less treasure of the Church and of our people, including many teachings of faith and capturing all aspects of the Nativity of Baby Jesus. Besides the description of the events that occurred at the birth of Baby Jesus, carols profess the strong faith of the people in our Lord Jesus Christ, a fact attested through numerous examples of Romanian carols.

  • Issue Year: X/2017
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 9-12
  • Page Count: 4
  • Language: Romanian