Updated COVID-19 Policies

Our blessed hierarchs have asked that we cancel all non-liturgical, in-person activities at our parish and limit attendance at all services to no more than 5 people. For those unable to attend services in person due to these restrictions, you can listen to services over the phone at (617) 941-8945 or watch our livestream. Please see our service schedule for times of livestreams and calls.

TRUE FAITH BLOG

On this blog, we write about the doctrines, Tradition, and spiritual life of the Orthodox Church. We also write about the Orthodox 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.

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

Being “Born Again” in Holy Baptism

“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?

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Orthodox wedding crowns

Requirements for Orthodox Weddings

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.

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

Being “Born Again” in Holy Baptism

“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?

Read More »
Orthodox wedding crowns

Requirements for Orthodox Weddings

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.

Read More »