Orthodox Churches to Meet on Unity in Ohio

WASHINGTON, October 25 (RIA Novosti) – Russian and other Orthodox Christians plan to meet Sunday in Ohio to discuss ideas for unifying the 12 Orthodox jurisdictions in the United States, according to media reports and church announcements. The Cleveland Plain Dealer newspaper called the planned public forum unprecedented in its nature and said it would include ...

Same-sex marriage not condoned by Eastern Orthodox Church: Messages of Faith

  Plain Dealer guest columnist 21/6/13 Over the last few years I have been asked many times about same-sex marriage. Especially in the last few months, as this issue has become so big, the question repeatedly comes: "What does the Eastern Orthodox Church say about this matter?" Some denominations will now perform such ceremonies. Within some denominations, some pastors ...