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
Sunday, March 18th
St John of the Ladder
Divine Liturgy
6:00pm Deanery Vespers @ St. Elizabeth the New Martyr, Chesterton, IN.
Wednesday, March 21st
9:00am Presanctified Liturgy
5:30pm Confessions
6:30pm Great Canon of St Andrew w/ Reading of the Life of St Mary of Egypt
Thursday, March 22nd
2:45pm Precommunion Prayers
3:10pm 9th Hour & Typika
3:30pm Presanctified Liturgy

Friday, March 23rd
Akathist to the Mother of God
2:45pm Precommunion Prayers
3:10pm 9th Hour & Typika
3:30pm Presanctified Liturgy
6:30pm Akathist to the Mother of God followed by Lenten Potluck