A New Orthodox Parish in the Turkana Desert

It’s not every day you see the Gospel spreading to a totally new area of the world, to a culture and a people who have never even heard the name “Jesus.” That’s precisely what’s been happening in a remote region of Kenya, where the Turkana people live. As His Eminence Metropolitan Savas of Pittsburgh wrote […]

Taking the Plunge and Attending Liturgy

Part Three from the “Becoming Orthodox” blog. When my husband and I first learned about Orthodoxy we initially brushed it aside as “too Catholic.” We saw pictures of Divine Liturgy at a nearby parish and I told him in an email “Don’t think I could get into this. Maybe I could if I lived in […]

The Catechumens of Lewistown, MD

“This is what we have longed for and hungered for—to finally be joined to the ancient Church established by Christ and the Apostles…”