Christian Denominational Families - Eastern Orthodox - Eastern Orthodox Church

Eastern Orthodox Church

Main article: Eastern Orthodox Church
  • Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
    • Finnish Orthodox Church
    • Estonian Apostolic Orthodox Church (autonomy not universally recognized)
    • Patriarchal Exarchate for Orthodox Parishes of Russian Tradition in Western Europe (autonomy not universally recognized)
  • Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria
  • Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch
    • Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
  • Greek Orthodox Church of Jerusalem
    • Saint Catherine's Monastery (considered autocephalous by some)
  • Russian Orthodox Church
    • Latvian Orthodox Church (semi-autonomous)
    • Moldovan Orthodox Church (autonomy not universally recognized)
    • Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate)
    • Japanese Orthodox Church(autonomy not universally recognized)
    • Chinese Orthodox Church
    • Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (semi-autonomous; not universally recognized)
    • Estonian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate (semi-autonomous; not universally recognized)
  • Serbian Orthodox Church
    • Macedonian Orthodox Church (autonomy not universally recognized)
    • Orthodox Ohrid Archbishopric
  • Romanian Orthodox Church
    • Metropolis of Bessarabia
  • Bulgarian Orthodox Church
  • Georgian Orthodox and Apostolic Church
  • Cypriot Orthodox Church
  • Church of Greece
  • Polish Orthodox Church
  • Orthodox Autocephalous Church of Albania (Albanian Orthodox Church)
  • Czech and Slovak Orthodox Church
  • Orthodox Church in America (autocephaly not universally recognized)
  • Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA

The Eastern Orthodox Church considers itself to be the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church that Christ founded.

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