Sixteen feasts of the Orthodox Christian Church have forefeast periods or afterfeast periods. Here they are compared visually.
Did you know that Romans follows the same structural pattern as a Hollywood movie? Despite being such a complex and formidable document, it is, at its core, a story.
Recently, I attended the wake and Trisagion service for His Grace, Bishop Athanasius (Akunda), of blessed memory. In that first sentence are at least four items of Orthodox Christian etiquette and protocol that, if you’ve been an Orthodox Christian for a long time, you may not notice, or, if you haven’t, may trip you up….