How old is your church?

If you belong to the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church, it was originally a part of that which, by various nationalist names was considered a part of Orthodox Catholic Christianity until (officially) she schismed due to heretical inventions and actions that culminated in 1054 A.D.  It is not the ground, root and base of Christianity whatsoever, but outside of that which began with Orthodox Catholic Christianity. Orthodox Catholic Christianity is the very root, ground and base of all things CHRISTIAN (being true followers of the Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ and His Holy Apostles).  No other Church can hold to such a claim either in spirit or truth!

If you are a member of the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic, your church shared the same rich apostolic and doctrinal heritage as the Orthodox Church for the first thousand years of its history, since during the first millennium they were one and the same Church. Lamentably, in 1054, the Pope of Rome broke away from the other four Apostolic Patriarchies (which include Constantinople, Alexandria, Antioch and Jerusalem), by tampering with the Original Creed of the True Church which has been and is the root, ground and base of all things Christian, of all things Catholic Christian. The various doctrines, theologies of the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church and by its Pope considered him to be infallible as has been maintained by her successors who sit in the chair of Peter at the Vatican (Rome). Thus your church is at most, 1,000 years old and why it's "Catholicity is in serious question as well as why it is just a Jurisdiction for all Catholicity began with Holy Orthodoxy that has been maintained for more than 2,000 years". 

The Orthodox Church, by various national names, has been and continues to be the Religion and not a denomination!

If you are a Lutheran, your denomination was founded by Martin Luther, an ex-monk of the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church, in the year 1517. Martin Luther was never defrocked, deposed or excommunicated from or by the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church.  But those who were his successors have done serious harm and damage it is alleged.  

If you belong to the Church of England, your denomination was founded by King Henry VIII in the year 1534 because the Pope of the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church would not grant him a divorce with the right to re-marry.

If you are a Presbyterian, your denomination was founded by John Knox in Scotland in the year 1560.

If you are a Congregationalist, your religion was originated by Robert Brown in Holland in 1582.

If you are Protestant Episcopalian, your denomination was an offshoot of the Church of England, founded by Samuel Seabury in the American colonies in the 17th century.

If you are a member of the Baptist denomination, you owe the tenets of your religion to John Smyth, who launched it in Amsterdam in 1606.

If you are of the Dutch Reformed Church, you recognize Michaelis Jones as founder because he originated your religion in New York in 1628.

If you are a Methodist, your religious denomination was founded by John and Charles Wesley in England in 1774.

If you are a Unitarian, Theophilus Lindley founded your church in London in 1774.

If you are a Mormon (Latter Day Saints), Joseph Smith started your cultic religion in Palmyra, New York, in 1829.

If you worship with the Salvation Army, your sect began with William Booth in London in 1865.

If you are Christian Scientist, you look to 1879 as the year in which your cultic religion was born and to Mary Baker Eddy as its founder.

If you belong to one of the religious organizations known as "Church of the Nazarene, Pentecostal Gospel," "Holiness Church," or "Jehovah's Witnesses," your cultic religion is one of the hundreds of new cultic sects founded by men within the past hundred years not grounded upon or in the Life & Teachings of Jesus Christ.

If you are Orthodox Catholic Christian, known by many "Orthodox" nationalistic names, yours was founded in the year 33 by Jesus Christ, the Son of God, and His Holy Apostles. It has not changed since that time. Orthodox Catholic Christianity is not a new religion or even a denomination, for it is the root, ground and base of all things CHRISTIAN and CATHOLIC (before the Roman Jurisdiction schismed in 1054 A.D.). 

Orthodox Catholic Christianity is now almost 2,000 years old or older. And, it is for this reason, that Orthodoxy, the Church of the Apostles and the Fathers is considered the true "One, Holy, (Orthodox), Catholic and Apostolic Church" for which cause this Jurisdiction (the American Orthodox Church and the North American Orthodox Church) has said it belongs to that which is a member of the "One, Holy, Orthodox, Catholic and Apostolic Church" even though such we were given from St. Tikhon (Patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church) in times past, the Toma (Decree) of autonomy and autocephaly.  The purpose was due to the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church's insidious and adamant obstinacy in continuing to preach and teach that which is in violation of the ancient Holy Spirit inspired Seven Ecumenical Councils, especially in North America

Any Orthodox church will be the "port in a storm" for me, whether I find myself (as I have) in Johannesburg, Calcutta, Vladivostok or San Diego -- if the prayers are in Greek, Bengali, Church Slavonic or English, they are the very same prayers.

The doctrine is straight (the literal meaning of "orthodoxy") from the scriptures, as interpreted by the Church over time, especially in ecumenical councils (that is, not by any one pontiff, expert or authority, but by the whole Body of Christ).

The Orthodox Church will never remove "belief in Jesus Christ" as a tenet, and does not offer Holy Communion to those with whom we are not in communion (shared beliefs), but will comfort even non-believers, for the Samaritan is our neighbor, whatever he believes. If we reserve the consecrated bread for those who believe it to be The Body, we give another kind of bread to the visitor to the Church, in a gesture of hospitality and caring.

Tend toward conservatism and you will find many who will be with you - Orthodoxy does conserve what is most valuable and only changes ever so slowly. On the other hand, any Orthodox Christian should be liberal -- with his gifts and talents, with what wealth God has given him, and with his compassion. Many would say that the death penalty is "right" and abortion "left" -- the Church says "He is the life" - conversely, then, life is "Him" wherever we find it.

Government power or control is an interesting question for Orthodox. Did the conversion of Emperor Constantine save the Church by expanding its influence, or endanger the Church by diluting the purity of its message? Constantine is recognized as a saint, but few Orthodox are out trying to elect the next president on the basis of how "Orthodox" he is.

Orthodoxy is definitely "
so tradition bound as to even believe in God" - but if you are looking for perfection, this is not it. The Orthodox Church, like each individual human being, has aspects of divinity and of humanity - fallen humanity, sordid and sometimes awful humanity. We have our disgusting scandals right now (not for the first time in history). But while you will not hear much talk in Orthodox circles of an "invisible Church," there is certainly the Church that we pray to have continue, which is better than any current set of hierarchs, better than any particular parish (even the healthiest and most pious), better than any one of us, its members. That is the Body of Christ, to which we both belong and aspire.

"Church" means "Faith of the people" - literally speaking.  Not a 4-cornered structure which was, in ancient times referred to as a "temple". 

History shows and therefore it is a fact of truth that the Church came before the Bible and that the Bible came about as a direct result of the Church which was established by Jesus Christ and His Holy Apostles of whom we are their genuine successors for so long as each bishop or hierarch, according to his nature and degree of ability, maintains the faith in both spirit and in truth!  There are many versions of Holy Scripture being given out and SOLD today, but one has to ask "which one" is the right one?  A good question that begs for an answer. Click Here to find out!

The root, ground and base of all things Catholic and Christian is in that which today is known as Greek Orthodox, Russian Orthodox, Ukrainian Orthodox, American Orthodox and many other nationalistic names.  The Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church schismed from the Orthodox Catholic Christian Church in 1054 A.D. as history proves, thus the Roman jurisdiction of the Catholic Church is not the whole sum and substance of what it means to be "Catholic" neither in spirit or in truth!  History cannot be denied... and as Saint John Maximovitch of Shanghai & San Francisco so aptly stated, " Never, never, never let anyone tell you that, in order to be Orthodox, you must also be eastern. The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable liturgy is far older than any of her heresies, " who caused that which is known as her Protestant children!

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"Never, never, never let anyone tell you that, in order to be Orthodox, you must also be eastern. The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."


- Blessed St. John Maximovitch of Shanghai and San Francisco

The purpose for presenting this Daily News section:

Daily News is very important to those who are true Orthodox Catholic Christians.  For without knowing or gaining information for understanding about what is happening in one's local area and around the world, you could  find yourself faced with denied services in the secular area, lack of income, even (although it sounds far-fetched) ability to worship openly for the time is not far off when all will have to decide if they wish to follow the Anti-Christ through the One World Church and One World Government as prophesied by the Apocalypse, the Book of Revelation of St. John or follow the faith delivered once and for all which will cause for many to be denied the abilities to survive under those kind of conditions, causing for one to consider other options. 


Many of those who subscribe to, and some who have caused or are the cause for, these things to happen are involved in or with the Roman Jurisdiction of the Catholic Church (which is not the seat of all things "Catholic") as well as its protestant daughters such as the cultic Jehovah's Witnesses, the Pentecostal Churches, the Church of Latter Day Saints also known as the Mormon Church and far too many more to list. 


Yet, at this web site we do provide some of the reasons about why they are opined to be the harbingers of that which is prophesied in Holy Scripture for the bringing about of the End Times which we have already entered.  It is not necessarily their individual members or parishioners that should be blamed since they are only the "Sheep" and not the Shepherds... So do not think we castigate individual people of themselves as we castigate those "money changers" who Jesus Christ chased out of His Father's House as the Bible Describes; for they exist in these present times too.


Events are already rushing toward that time in which this is beginning to happen and will become more fully wide-spread. In these present times all you need to really do is look around both your local and larger areas as to what is really on-going through.  Things so very little or miniscule that they are barely noticeable except to the more informed observer may become apparent. 

Those little things are the laws of the land, economics, politics, the degrading and erosion of those rights and liberties afforded by the Constitution of these United States of America and many other things such as the manner with which entertainments have taken over much of the populace, entering into and becoming a major focus in worship, and more. 

We ask you, if you don't want to believe us... Have you heard, seen or found what is termed (of the many terms being used) that there are "holding areas" or "camps" or "Closed/Fenced communities" being built by GOVERNMENT? 

Here in North America, especially in the United States of America, we must admit that what Russia has come out of (a communistic, atheist country) we are entering into.  And one last thing that needs also to be understood... Something very important to those of you who are "Catholic" in the Roman sense of its jurisdiction....   And, we believe this also holds true for many who are "Orthodox" whether "Eastern" or "Western"....

[ * Non-Denominational = Synchrestic Ecumenism, Disease of Scholasticism, altering the Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ to accommodate the disease of Political Correctness and CULTIC PROTESTANTISM, and the Roman Jurisdiction (Latin Church = Vatican) of the Catholic Church) breaking of - or failure and refusal to respect and abide by  - the ancient Seven Ecumenical "Do Not" Canons which leaves everything else open to God's gift of creativity... failure & refusal to abide by and have respect for those who diligently protect one of the other Pillars of the Church, the Seals of the Confessional, but "Non-Denominational" also includes worshiping Satan's religion of Muslim, Islam by praying with them and other heretics such as 'Pentecostalism,' 'Jehovah's Witnesses,' 'Mormons,' 'Church of Christ,' any so-called church with "Community Church" in their nomenclature and others who by their false and misleading dogmas and doctrines are actually against the Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ upon whom and for exacting reason we are called "Christian" in both spirit and truth from which non-denominational protestant sectarian claimants have departed from as being so-called Christian] Only a skilled spiritual father can help you!

Remember: You cannot ride two horses or serve two masters for one of them will be harmed by your thoughts, your very words and your actions which is to blaspheme the Holy Ghost (Spirit) who will depart from you.  And when the Holy Spirit departs, the great deceiver (unbeknownst to you) will rush in to fill the void under disguise of being the Holy Spirit!  Testing of the Holy Spirit to insure it is the Holy Spirit does not, for many a Sectarian Protestant and Roman, work because the Great Deceiver (Satan) is most skilled in worming and snaking his charms around your mind and heart to feign being the Holy Spirit.  Remember, Satan has the same gifts similar to the Holy Spirit but Satan's gifts are UN-HOLY and lead all who accept him (unbeknownst to you) to perdition.

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