5 Health Benefits of Fasting

Fasting helps us deepen our communion with God and draw close to Him. We get to enjoy numerous health benefits from it, too!

4 Things Fasting Is NOT

Far too often, we make fasting into something it is not, imposing the views of secular culture onto the Church.

Different Levels Of Fasting In The Orthodox Church

Fasting in the Orthodox Church

During the course of a year, Orthodox Christians fast between 180-200 days. Diligently following the fasting guidelines of the Church can be quite an undertaking. Especially if you are new to the Faith. Many people are not aware that the Orthodox Church institutes several levels, or degrees, of fasting, depending on one’s spiritual progress on […]

Prayer And Candle Requests

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