Geographically speaking, we were the only Orthodox Church for hundreds of miles in all directions.Read More »
Ask An Eastern Orthodox Christian: How is Eastern Orthodox different than Greek Orthodox?
To answer the question, quite simply, Greek Orthodox is Eastern Orthodox.Read More »
Ask An Eastern Orthodox Christian: What about dress code?
Orthodox Christians know that when they enter the church, it is where heaven and earth meet.Read More »
Ask an Eastern Orthodox Christian: What do you teach about free will?
Orthodoxy, which is the unchanged original teaching of Christ and the apostles, doesn't teach free will, it is free will. In the Eastern Orthodox Church (EOC) we are guided, not controlled. We are influenced, not told. We are illumined, transformed, and strengthened by our faith and not extinguished by doubt.Read More »
Ask An Orthodox Christian: What’s your favorite Eastern Orthodox Tradition?
Traditions define who we are, what we do, and what we are a part of. They are like pieces of mosaic stain glass icon, unique individual manifestations, yet all forming and contributing to the whole picture.Read More »
Ask An Orthodox Christian: Who forces nonbelievers to disbelieve?
I believe the simplest answer to your question would be that no one forces a non-believer to do anything unless the non-believer gives their permission.Read More »