Church Etiquette

Many visitors to Orthodox churches are not quite sure how to behave when they walk inside. These articles explain the Church’s guidelines for etiquette, including dress, greetings, and pious behavior. We also provide explanations for some of the things the Orthodox do during worship. Our goal in doing this is to help newcomers not feel as lost when they come to visit!

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