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
Wednesday, March 1st
Clean Wednesday
6:00am Matins
3:30pm Presanctified Liturgy
5:30pm Confessions
6:30pm Canon of St Andrew
Thursday, March 2nd
Clean Wednesday
6:00am Matins
10:00am Sixth Hour
5:30pm Confesssions
6:30pm Canon of St Andrew
Friday, March 3rd
Clean Friday
6:00am Matins

5:30pm Confessions
6:30pm Presanctified Liturgy followed by Panikhida for the Departed and Lenten Potluck
Saturday, March 4th
St Theodore Saturday
8:30am Divine Liturgy
5:30pm Confessions
6:30pm Vigil
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