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Religion conforming to the Christian faith as established by the early Church


1. of or relating to the Orthodox Church of the East
a. of or relating to Orthodox Judaism
b. (of an individual Jew) strict in the observance of Talmudic law and in personal devotions
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So he cut down even the orthodox ration and tried to increase the day's travel.
The Russian embassy in Nicosia has distanced itself from a Russian clergyman operating as the head of a parish in the north of the island, saying he was never ordained by the Russian Orthodox Church.
On October 11, 2018 the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, a religious body headquarterEd in Constantinople (Istanbul) that supervises Orthodox Christianity, acknowledged the independence of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has announced the creation of an independent Ukrainian Orthodox Church, marking a historic split from Russia.
Ten years ago, fewer than 15 percent of eligible women from the observant Orthodox community joined the Israeli military each year.
The Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas on Jan.
Greek Orthodox Patriarch Theophilos III arriving in Bethlehem for Christmas celebrations.
This article will focus on the mission of the Eastern Orthodox church in Africa today.
The Bulgarian Orthodox Church has taken a step towards possible eventual recognition of Macedonia's Orthodox Church, a rapprochement that echoes a warming of relations between the governments of the two Balkan neighbors.
The Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church (BOC) decided at its meeting Monday, 27 November, to argue for the canonical status of the Macedonian Orthodox Church-Ohrid Archbishopric (MOC-OA) before the other Orthodox Churches, Nova Makedonija reports.
From 20 to 26 June 2016, following a century of preparatory work, the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church met on the island of Crete.
Modern Orthodox Judaism: A Documentary History, part of the Jewish Publication Society/University of Nebraska Series JPS Anthologies of Jewish Thought, edited by Zev Eleff, is a superb volume.

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