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.

Man holding sign against capital punishment.

Capital Punishment: The Orthodox Take

For millennia, nations and states have legalized the killing of individuals as punishment for crimes. Only recently has such a topic become controversial. It has caused much division in society, and within the Orthodox Church.

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Sola Scriptura

How to Refute Sola Scriptura

Many of our Protestant brothers and sisters find themselves searching for the fullness of the ancient Christian Faith. And numbers of them have indeed entered into the Faith with us in recent years. This is

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Do We Have Free Will?

Many opponents of Orthodoxy – and Christianity in general – wrestle with the concept of free will. Because God is supposedly all-knowing, they say, He already knows every “choice” we will ever make. What we

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Do We Have Free Will?

Many opponents of Orthodoxy – and Christianity in general – wrestle with the concept of free will. Because God is supposedly all-knowing, they say, He

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