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5 Misconceptions About the Orthodox Church

In this video, Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick comments on 5 misconceptions people often have of the Eastern Orthodox Church. Misconception #1: The Orthodox Church is only for certain kinds of people (Greeks, Russians, etc.) Misconception #2: The Orthodox Church is the same as the Roman Catholic Church. –Some big differences include how we view church […]

Comparison of Catholic and Orthodox Liturgical Practices

This little video, posted on a YouTube Channel called “Orthodox Church,” compares Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Liturgical practices by playing playing video clips from services in each tradition. The video begins with text explaining which service the clip (immediately following) will show. First, we see the entrance of a Catholic Cardinal followed by the entrance of an […]