Christ The Savior
Orthodox Christian Church—Chicago, IL
Diocese of the Midwest, Orthodox Church in America
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Inquiries into Orthodox Christianity
What is Orthodox Christianity all about? How does it differ from other Christian confessions? This section will attempt to answer these questions and many more.

For a visual introduction to the Orthodox Church, please view the video below, for a short presentation on "Orthodoxy at a Glance" please view the PDF, for a detailed look at Orthodox Christianity please see our About Orthodoxy area, and for any other questions, please contact our priest, Fr. John Baker.

The Orthodox Divine Liturgy

Spiritual meditation on the divine liturgy by the holy fathers; Produced by the Media Office of the Eastern American Diocese in collaboration with St. Tikhon's Orthodox Seminary

Orthodox Explanation of the Mystery of Confession

"If we confess our sins--An orthodox explanation of the mystery of confession" adapted from the one produced by Fr Thomas Hopko, “If we confess our sins”, OCA, (1975). Full text in PDF is available for download.

This Week
Saturday, February 25th
No Confessions or Vigil Today
Sunday, February 26th
Cheesefare Sunday
Expulsion of Adam from Paradise/Forgiveness Sunday
Divine Liturgy
Vespers w/ Rite of Mutual Forgivness
Monday, February 27th
Clean Monday
6:00am Matins
Sixth Hour
5:30pm Confessions
6:30pm Canon of St Andrew
Tuesday, February 28th
Clean Tuesday
6:00am Matins
Sixth Hour
5:30pm Confessions
6:30pm Canon of St Andrew
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