Our Faith

Orthodox Christian Beliefs and Practices

    EASTER: Artos: The Artos is the Easter bread also called “pascha” or “darnyk”.  The Artos is blessed at the Easter Divine Liturgy before the Benediction.  The Artos commemorates the Resurrection of Jesus Christ...

Personal Preparation for Holy Communion

  The Eucharist is the central purpose of the Divine Liturgy. It is important for Orthodox Christians to take Holy Communion every time we attend the Divine Liturgy. We need to receive the Body and...

The Divine Liturgy Explained

  Proskomedia In the Orthodox Church, the Divine Liturgy is the primary worship service in the Church. The Divine Liturgy is served every Sunday as well as at many other times during the year. Therefore,...