True Faith Blog

On this blog, we write about the teachings and spiritual life of the Orthodox Church. We also write about the Church’s response to controversial issues, like abortion and divorce. Not sure where to start? Start with the Church’s teachings or check out our Ultimate Guide to Etiquette in Orthodox Churches.

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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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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Prayer And Candle Requests

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