Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Transfiguration


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Transfigured Perception | Переображене Сприймання

Transfigured1On our praznyk at church we brought fruit to celebrate creation transfigured through Christ. This week we bless flowers and herbs on the feast of the Dormition, again seeing the sacred in the everyday world around us.

These flowers and herbs, however, bring our attention more specifically to our place in the miracle of living. The plants we bring to the memorial of the death of the Mother of God celebrate the beauty and peacefulness of her passing from the earth to the embrace of her Son.

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