Why does the Church use Incense?

If you have ever attended a Catholic Mass or an Orthodox Liturgy, you may have noticed the use of incense. Incense is a substance that produces a fragrant smoke when burned. It is often used in religious ceremonies and rituals, but why? What is the meaning and significance of incense in the Christian tradition? Incense • Read More »

Blessed Eastern Orthodox Easter, 2023!

Hello, dear readers! Tomorrow, on the 16th of April 2023, Eastern Orthodox Christians around the world will celebrate Easter, the most important and sacred season of their church calendar. Easter, also called Pascha, commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, as described in the New Testament of the Bible. You may wonder why • Read More »

All Christian denominations explained

If you have ever wondered what are the differences between various Christian denominations, you might want to watch this video by YouTuber Redeemed Zoomer. In just 12 minutes, he explains the main beliefs and practices of some of the most common branches of Christianity, such as Baptist, Anglican, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Catholic, and Orthodox. The • Read More »