October 25, 2014

Reception of 30 converts from the Episcopalian Church into the Orthodox Church

30 former Charismatic Episcopal Church members and others are received into the Orthodox Church on Holy Saturday (2008). [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4_yEagBxGw[/youtube] In addition you can see the new building and renovations that took place during Lent to accommodate the new members.  St. John the Theologian Orthodox Church, San Juan Capistrano, California. … [Read more...]

California Bishops Support Ballot Initiative on Marriage

Orthodox bishops have announced their support for Proposition 8, known as the "California Marriage Protection Act." The measure would amend the state constitution by adding this line: Only marriage between a man and a woman is valid or recognized in California. More on this proposal on the Protect Marriage Web site. Here is the message from Orthodox bishops: A Statement of the Orthodox … [Read more...]