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
Thursday, May 25th
ASCENSION OF THE LORD
6:30am
Divine Liturgy

Saturday, May 27th
10:00am Chrismation of Alexandra Fontaine
3:00pm Baptism of David Roshchin
NO Confessions Today
5:30pm Vigil
Sunday, May 28th
Fathers of the 1st Ecumenical Council
9:30am
Hierarchical Divine Liturgy followed by Procession
4:30pm Fontaine/ Hantel Wedding
Wednesday, May 31st
5:45pm Akathist to the Mother of God, Nurturer of Children
6:30pm
Daily Vespers
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