A bigger question will be the depth of commitment that each of you hold to your faith background - especially when kids enter the picture.
Likewise, the depth of commitment that your family holds to their faith background will also play a part in you r life, but distance can mitigate that concern on a day-to-day basis.
Also, all necessary documents are to be presented and the introduction of the Marriage in the Orthodox Church is important.
Please feel free to ask Father any questions you may have regarding your marriage here at Saint Sava Cathedral.
The tradition is known, in particular, for its monasticism, oriental spirituality, rich liturgy and mystical theology.
The different churches of the Oriental Orthodox tradition, which number 60 million individual members worldwide, worked in isolation from each other until 1965, when they met for the first time.
Oriental Orthodox Churches trace their founding to the apostles and the apostles' earliest disciples, and to the teachings of St.
To promote the charitable, philanthropic and benevolent purpose of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. We need your talents and skills, be they in leadership, organization, special events, planning and presentation, graphic arts, decorating, floral design, fashion, public and press relations, sales, food preparation, food service, writing, translation or calligraphy. SAVA CATHEDRAL, NYC Preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage We, as a parish, rejoice in the love that you, as a couple, share for one another and the commitment you have made to bring you to this day in preparation for your Orthodox Church marriage.Your decision to be married in the Church is an indication that the Christian faith and the sacramental life of the Church are important to you.Lev 19) No comment on this one, except read Mark 5. This sounds so much like when the Catholic Church refused to believe the earth was round.2 - Because the woman is bleeding, the Blood somehow magically mixes with the uterine lining (which has been collecting the whole month! Why are we materializing and "sciencizing" the Holy Communion? Nicholas Ladies Philoptochos Society Click here for our 2016-2017 calendar of events. Always, women have been a vital force and source of strength for the Church, dating from the Theotokos.