About Our Faith

We hope you will find the various online articles below helpful in understanding the Holy Orthodox Church and its Faith.


The Orthodox Church is Evangelical, but not Protestant. It is Orthodox, but not Jewish. It is Catholic, but not Roman. It isn't non-denominational - it is pre-denominational. It has believed, taught, preserved, defended and died for the Faith of the Apostles in Jesus Christ since the Day of Pentecost over 2000 years ago. Read more>>

"These Truths We Hold - The Holy Orthodox Church: Her Life and Teachings." Compiled and Edited by A Monk of St. Tikhon's Monastery.  To order a copy of "These Truths We Hold" visit the St. Tikhon's Orthodox Seminary Bookstore.  The articles are hyperlinked to the St. Tikhon's Orthodox Seminary website, and will open in a new window on click.

by Reverend John W. Morris, Ph.D.

by Bishop Kallistos Ware

Orthodox Church in America Website

by Yuri Maximov

by Yuri Maximov



These Truths We Hold