Tagged: Gregorian Calendar

body shaming

Body Shaming Rampant In 2015 Will Blow Your Mind

  BODY-ACCEPTANCE According to the Gregorian calendar, we are in the twenty-first century though today’s sociopolitical state would say otherwise. We still find it acceptable to berate strangers on their fashion choices, hair styles, large pores, and anything above a size 4 waist (Beyoncé helped widen that margin from 2 to 4). Instead of...

Greek Orthodox Easter

Here Are The Most Basic Greek Orthodox Easter Differences

  This past Sunday, most Christian denominations celebrated Easter, the commemoration of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. Protestant and Roman Catholics, who makeup the majority of Christians worldwide, follow the Gregorian calendar method. Growing up, Greek Orthodox Easter diferrences meant bemused looks from my peers who didn’t understand why my...