TRUE FAITH BLOG

On this blog, we write about the doctrine and spiritual life of the Orthodox Church. We also write about the Orthodox Church’s response to controversial topics, like abortion, for example. Not sure where to start? Find out what the Orthodox Church is and what to expect when you visit.

Making our Prayers Tangible

When we pray to God, a lot of the time we pray for things we think we need. Many Christians also make it a habit to pray for others and their needs – family members,

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The Sin of Suicide

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, suicide was the tenth leading cause of death overall in the United States in 2017. That roughly translates to around 47,170 lives. Suicide claimed more lives than

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A woman praying the Jesus Prayer

The Power of the Jesus Prayer

Prayer means everything to the Orthodox Christian. We engage in quiet conversation with God and come to know Him intimately. And we find our souls attain true peace when we regain control of our minds

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The Sin of Suicide

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, suicide was the tenth leading cause of death overall in the United States in 2017. That roughly

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