Merry Christmas To All Who Celebrate January 7th As The Birthday Of Jesus Christ

January 7, 2018
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Washington, D.C. ( Little Ethiopia )-Two weeks after the rest of the world celebrated Christmas, Ethiopians and others who follow Orthodox Christianity celebrate the birthday of Jesus Christ today ( anuary 7, 2018.) This date is based on  the Julian calendar which pre-dates the Gregorian calendar that is commonly observed by European and others. In Ethiopia and in the Diaspora the Ethiopian believers fast for more than a 40-days.

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