Feb 18, 2021 · History. The Serbian Orthodox Church is an autocephalous, or ecclesiastically independent, member of the Orthodox communion, located primarily in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and the Republic of Macedonia.
Feb 05, 2021 · The subsequent history of monophysite doctrine in the Eastern Church is the history of national and independent churches (e.g., the Syrian Jacobites) that, either for reasons of reverence for some religious leader or as a reaction against the dominance of the Byzantine or Roman churches, retained a separate existence.
Feb 20, 2021 · Concerning the Greek Orthodox Church, steady movement was made to reconcile the East-West Schism. On 30 November 1894, Pope Leo XIII publishes the Apostolic Letter Orientalium Dignitas (On the Churches of the East) safeguarding the importance and continuance of the Eastern traditions for the whole Church.
Feb 19, 2021 · What I have discovered in these 16 years in the Orthodox Church is the lack of understanding and belief amongst *cradle parishioners* that the Orthodox Church is the one, united, indivisible Church. And even have heard some Orthodox and Protestant alike say, “The Orthodox are not united. Look at all the jurisdictions in the United States!
Feb 19, 2021 · Through history the ten main groups or "denominations" of Christianity have been the (Eastern) Orthodox, the Church of the East (Nestorian), the Oriental Orthodox (Miaphysite), the Catholic, the Anglican, the Lutheran, the Reformed, the Anabaptist, the Evangelical, and the Nontrinitarian churches.
Feb 04, 2021 · Dosítheos’ extensive writings are largely compilations from the Greek Fathers. They were directed against the Roman Catholic church and the Eastern Catholics—i.e., those Eastern churches that joined with Rome. His History of the Patriarchate of Jerusalem, 12 volumes, was posthumously published in 1715.
Feb 19, 2021 · Followers of Christ, adorers of the the Holy Trinity, seeking to share the light of Orthodox Christianity with the people of Little Rock and central Arkansas. We are a “parish on mission” of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, part of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
Feb 16, 2021 · Easter, principal festival of the Christian church, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his Crucifixion. Easter follows Lent, a period of 40 days observed by acts of penance and fasting. Learn more about the history and religious and social traditions of Easter.
Feb 19, 2021 · Throughout the years, I have had the privilege of receiving a number of people into the Orthodox Church—indeed, our own little mission consists overwhelmingly of converts and their children. Most of the converts come from various kinds of Protestantism, with Evangelicals predominating.
Feb 02, 2021 · The Byzantine Forum provides message boards for discussions focusing on Eastern Christianity (though discussions of other topics are welcome). The views expressed herein are those of the participants and may or may not reflect the teachings of the Byzantine Catholic or any other Church.