Being “Born Again” in Holy Baptism

A young woman is born again through holy baptism in an Orthodox church.

“Are you born again?” As Orthodox Christians, how do we answer this question? What do we believe happens during Holy Baptism? And how do our beliefs about Baptism differ from virtually everyone else in the Christian world?

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.

The Biblical Case for Infant Baptism

An infant baptism in the Orthodox Church

The Orthodox Church holds a rather unique view when it comes to baptism at which many other Christian communities raise an eyebrow: the baptism of infants.