The Real Reason the Orthodox Celebrate Pascha Differently From Everyone Else

Basket of Orthodox Easter eggs

Have you ever wondered why Orthodox Christians don’t always celebrate Pascha on the same day as everyone else? There are many urban legends within Orthodoxy as to why this is. In this post, we explain the real reason we celebrate Pascha later than the rest of Christianity. Buckle up – this gets interesting!

Requirements for Orthodox Weddings

Orthodox wedding crowns

So what is actually required if you want to be married in the Orthodox Church, and what is just cultural tradition? Let’s take a look at the guidelines and requirements the Church has in place.

Why the Orthodox “Pray to” Saints

Icons of Saints in an Orthodox Church

The Orthodox Church ascribes the title of “Saint” to anyone who has lived and died in Christ throughout history. But why do we “pray to” them?