The Ever-Virgin Mary - What does this mean and what does the church believe
Because of its God-given survival and God-inspired expansion throughout what is called 'the diaspora,' Orthodoxy continues to preserve, proclaim, and celebrate the truth about God and about ourselves. More than any other expression of Christian faith, it enables us to know God, to celebrate His saving work, and to participate in His very life. To borrow the expression of St Innocent Veniaminov, Orthodoxy does nothing less than indicate to us and guide us along the Way that leads to the kingdom of heaven.
A 'dictionary' listing and providing a brief definition of many terms one may come across in reading about Orthodoxy.
Rev. Eugen J. Pentiuc reviews the first two chapters of the Book of Genesis, specifically the making of humanity as an act in three steps or phases. He goes into an in-depth explanation of the words chosen and their etymology in order to explore God's creation of man and woman.
A short history on the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
Discusses the elements of the Liturgical practices of Great Lent and how these unique practices distinguish it from the rest of the Liturgical year.
The Major Feasts of the Church from the Listen, Learn, and Share section of the Archdiocese website. NOTE: Lent and Pascha link does not work yet