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Controversial Topics

Orthodox Christians in the 21st century face a difficult social climate. One that presents many moral and ethical dilemmas. In this portion of the blog, we discuss the Orthodox Church’s position on these controversial issues to help modern Christians navigate this fallen world.

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The Sin of Suicide

The Orthodox Church teaches that committing suicide is a sin. Why? Because we are all made in the image and likeness of God.

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Flag of the Transgender community.

Transgenderism

With respect to transgenderism, Orthodox Christianity holds a rather cut and dry position: Divine Providence does not make mistakes.

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Puppet on strings with no free will.

Do We Have Free Will?

If God is knows all things, do we really have free will? In this post, we explore the early Church’s teachings about free will and choice.

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The Sin of Suicide

The Orthodox Church teaches that committing suicide is a sin. Why? Because we are all made in the image and likeness of God.

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Do We Have Free Will?

If God is knows all things, do we really have free will? In this post, we explore the early Church’s teachings about free will and choice.

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