What Is Holy Unction?

In this post, we explain the holy mystery or sacrament of unction – the anointing of the sick with oil – in the Orthodox Church.

Requirements for Orthodox Weddings

Orthodox wedding crowns

So what are the actual requirements for a wedding in the Orthodox Church, and what is just cultural tradition? Learn about them in this post!

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.