Orthodox Christians

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Patriarchate Of Moscow And All The Rus' - Orthodox Church in America (OCA)
... In 1794, the Russian Orthodox Church sent missionaries — among them Saint Herman of Alaska—to establish a formal mission in Alaska ... Their missionary endeavors contributed to the conversion of many Alaskan natives to the Orthodox faith ... of this North American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church was moved from Alaska to California around the mid-19th century ...
Eastern Orthodox Christian Theology - Theotokos
... It is believed by Orthodox Christians that she was and remained a Virgin before and after Christ's birth ... It is believed by many Orthodox that she, in her life, committed no sin however, the Orthodox do not accept the Roman Catholic doctrine of the Immaculate conception ... The Theotokos was subject to original sin as the Orthodox understand it, yet she lived her life stainless and pure ...
Croats Of Bosnia And Herzegovina - Demographics - Demographical History - Medieval Bosnia and Ottoman Empire
... were Catholics (85,22%), 80,000 were Bogomils (9,09%) and 50,000 were Orthodox Christians (5,68%) ... there was 360,000 Catholics (57%), 220,000 Muslims (34%) and 55,000 Orthodox Christians (9%) ... there was around 450,000 Muslims (67%), 150,000 Catholics (22%) and 75,000 Orthodox Christians (11%) ...
Amde Werq - Culture - Religion
... is predominantly followers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church ... As a minority group surrounded by a sea of Orthodox Christians, the Adventists in Dehana found it extremely difficult to practise their faith without impediment ... In 1960, these neighbouring Orthodox Christians burnt down the houses and properties of the Adventist believers, destroyed their crops, and plundered their property ...
Public Holidays In The Republic Of Macedonia
... Year Нова Година, Nova Godina 7 January Christmas Day (Orthodox) Прв ден Божик, Prv den Božik March/April Good Friday (Orthodox) Велики Петок, Veliki ... name Celebrated by 6 January Christmas Eve Бадник, Badnik Orthodox Christians 19 January Baptism of Jesus Водици, Vodici Orthodox Christians 28 ...

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