5 Major Misconceptions About Orthodox Christianity (Video)

A popular American priest challenges stereotypes about the original Christian Church

In this video, Fr. Andrew names and challenges the most popular misconceptions and stereotypes people have about Orthodox Christianity. 


Misconception #1: The Orthodox Church is only for certain kinds of people (Greeks, Russians, etc.)

Misconception #2: The Orthodox Church is the same as the Roman Catholic Church. 

Misconception #3: Orthodox Christians worship images & idols.

Misconception #4: Orthodox Christians believe they can earn their way to heaven (this is sometimes called "works righteousness").

Misconception #5: The Orthodox Church is a dead religion.

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