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St Dorcas known as St Tabitha the Widow feast day

St Dorcas known as St Tabitha the Widow feast day


St. Dorcas (known as St. Tabitha the Widow) feast day - October 25


Saint Tabitha, Who Was Raised From the Dead by the Apostle Peter

In the Acts of the Apostles (9:36-40) we are informed that Dorcas specialized as a weaver and manufactured tunics and garments, which she would sell and ...

In the 15th-century painting Healing of the Cripple and Raising of Tabith, Masolino da Panicale depicts the most famous scene of Tabitha in the Bible: the ...



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painted icon of Saint Nina

The disciples grieve over the dead body of Dorcas-Tabitha

Lydia, Dorcas, and Phoebe, Witnesses to the Faith. Saint Lydia

St. Nina of Georgia, Equal to the Apostles by Rublev's Pupil, via Flickr

Disciple of Saint Peter. TABITHA

The original Greek text describes Dorcas, this widow-woman as 'mathetria', a female disciple - the only time the New Testament uses this word, in fact, ...

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL - MARCH 2, 2015: The modern paint of scene Saint

Saint Tabitha. Also known as. Dorcas

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Dorcas-Tabitha. Photograph of a Middle Eastern woman engaged in the task of sewing

Although a widow herself, she had made “tunics and garments” for the other widows in the church and undoubtedly for other needy folk as well.


English: Saint Peter raises Tabitha 1611. N/A 544 Fabrizio Santafede - Saint

Tabitha is a saint who has inspired apostles to put words into action and poets to put her actions into words.

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Tabitha: A Woman God Used (Acts 9:36-43)

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A stained glass window depicting St Dorcas or Tabitha, St Petroc's Church, Petrockstowe,

Dorcas raised from the dead by Peter

Saint Phoebe of Cenchreae

And so this benevolent woman departed in peace and with joy, because God made her worthy to live beneficially full of good spiritual fruits.

Photini (one of many spellings of her name) encounters Jesus at the well as she is drawing water and he comes for a drink. She engages him in conversation, ...

An image of the disciple on the alter of St. Peter's Church in Jaffa

Peter in the House of Tabitha: Late An tique Sarcophagi and Christian Philanthropy | Religious Studies Center

Dorcas Muthoni

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The life, death and resurrection of Tabitha helped spread the good news of the life, death and resurrection of Jesus.

Peter himself was called to her deathbed, and he raised her from the dead in the name of Jesus. An amazing story. And the Scripture account ends there, ...

Peter's mother-in-law

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Dorcas Window St. Michael's Parish Church, Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire

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Lessons: Acts 16: 11-40; Acts 9: 36-43; Romans 16: 1-2. Prayer

A stained glass window depicting Saint Dorcas or Tabitha, St Petroc's Church, Petrockstowe,

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April 9, 2019 Lev TsimblerLeave a commentAncient, Cities, TravelAbu Kabir, Church of St. Peter, Church of St. Peter and St. Tabitha, Herzl's hill, Jaffa, ...

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Tabitha's Burial Cave

Dorcas Makgato-Malesu

You almost miss Dorcas' story. After all most of Acts 9 is taken up with Saul's conversion (later to become the apostle Paul) to Christianity after leading ...

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Charlotte Riggle on Instagram: “Today is the Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God. A joyous feast to all those who in all generations call her ...

Dorcas 1000 images about Tabitha aka Dorcas on Pinterest The ribbon

One of my favorite places in Yafo (biblical Joppa).

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Tabitha Furyk watches the action during the Fourballs match on day one of the Ryder Cup

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Saint Anastasia d. 304 CE, Sirmium (Roman colonized area in today's Serbia)


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A Dorcas society is a local group of people, usually based in a church, with a mission of providing clothing to the poor. Dorcas societies are named after ...

Church mosaic of four Christian women revered in the early Church

Saint Tabitha the Widow,raised from the dead by the Apostle Peter Handmade wood

Sarcophagus detail, Female Orant, Church of Ste. Madeleine, Saint Maximin, France, 4th century AD. Giuseppe Wilpert. Rome: Pontificio Istituto di ...

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Dorcas Honorable

Mary Heard His Word. “

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Today is the lesser feast of Tabitha of Joppa. When I think about Tabitha (who is also known by her Greek name Dorcas), I imagine the spirit of these ...

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Dorcas' Life of Charity

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