In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(event)the Epiphany — la Epifanía (del Señor)
- Catholics honor Three Kings Day on January 6, the feast of the Epiphany.
- The Greater Blessing of Water is performed on the Feast of the Epiphany (in the Julian calendar, January 19).
- An indispensable part of any sermon on this Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany is the preacher's passing on the experiences of Christ's death and resurrection that this assembly has received.
- In the past, the Roman Catholic Church required numerous fasts, including all Sundays during Lent, Easter week, and all Fridays except from Christmas to Epiphany and from Easter to Ascension.
- For Epiphany on January 6, a large round pastry is baked with a bean hidden in it.
- The pope, who personally administers each of the church's seven sacraments during the course of each year, makes a practice of consecrating bishops on Epiphany.
- Tomorrow is a Holy Day, The Feast of the Epiphany when there will be Masses at 11 am and 7.30 pm.
- On Epiphany morning, the Lutheran-Episcopal full communion will be rendered official and celebrated at Washington's National Cathedral.
- Christians will be praying around the world during both Advent and Epiphany.
- The story of Epiphany is related by the first three Evangelists: Matthew, Mark and Luke.
- The Christmas season in France comes to an end on Epiphany when we commemorate the coming of the three kings to Bethlehem.
- The Church defines Christmas as the twelve days from Christmas Day until the eve of Epiphany.
- On January the 6th they have another special celebration called the Epiphany.
- The journey from Epiphany to Lent brings us from the brightness of our dawning to the bleakness of our sinfulness.
- It's an important date in the Catholic calendar, the Feast of the Epiphany, the day for celebrating the meeting between Christ and the Magi.
- The account of the magi is celebrated as an epiphany of our Lord.
- The Church celebrates 6 January as Epiphany, the day on which the Christ child was shown to the three Kings.
- We Christians need Epiphany to complete our Christmas lesson.
- In Izalco, the period between Christmas and the Feast of the Epiphany is celebrated with nightly processions and Jeu Jeu, an Amerindian rain dance.
- The nativity scene remains in its place until January 6, the Epiphany (the twelfth night after Christmas).
- The twelfth day of Christmas, 6 January, Epiphany day, is the day that Christians believe that the three wise men presented their gifts to the new born Christ.
- Tomorrow's feast of the Epiphany, or Little Christmas, is still a huge, well-celebrated event from Berlin to Barcelona.
2(festival)Epifanía feminineel día de (la adoración de los) Reyes
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.