This video features Fr. Mark Arey and Dr. Anton C. Vrame.

Discussion Questions:

  1. How did the Church in America begin?
  2. Discuss the many different Orthodox communities in the United States, such as Greek, Arab, Serbian, Slavic, etc.? How do they differ? How are they similar?
  3. What are the purpose and value of the Assembly of Orthodox Bishops in North and Central America?
  4. What do you feel is the most important event in the history of Orthodox Christianity in America? Why is this event so important?
  5. Is the Orthodox Church overly focused on its past? What about its present? What about its future?

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