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. Not sure where to start? Start with the Church’s teachings or our Ultimate Guide to Etiquette in Orthodox Churches.

The holy relics of Saint Demetrius.

Relics in Orthodox Tradition

There are many things in Orthodoxy that astound Protestant Christians. So much of what we do during worship remains preserved through Holy Tradition, which Protestants have rejected since the beginning of the Reformation. One of

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Church Etiquette 101: Children in Church

Welcome back to Church Etiquette 101! Last time, we talked about several different behaviors, some pious and others not-so-much. In this post, we discuss how parents with children should handle their little ones during services.

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Male and female sexuality symbols.

Orthodox Theology of Sexuality

In today’s secular culture, sexuality has effectively taken the spotlight. We see it everywhere – on television, in books, scattered all over the internet, and celebrated openly in public. Many Orthodox Christians find themselves sometimes

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Flag of the Transgender community.

Transgenderism

Recently, transgenderism has come to the forefront of controversial identity politics in America. Many transgender individuals feel “victimized” by Christians, most likely because of a misunderstanding of what Christians actually believe when it comes to

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The holy relics of Saint Demetrius.

Relics in Orthodox Tradition

There are many things in Orthodoxy that astound Protestant Christians. So much of what we do during worship remains preserved through Holy Tradition, which Protestants

Read More »
Flag of the Transgender community.

Transgenderism

Recently, transgenderism has come to the forefront of controversial identity politics in America. Many transgender individuals feel “victimized” by Christians, most likely because of a

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