Rituals and Worship
Eastern Orthodox Christians worship daily, weekly, and at special times throughout the year, using traditional liturgies.
Eastern Orthodox Christians worship in buildings filled with symbolic design and decoration.
Rites and Ceremonies
Eastern Orthodox sacramental rituals are highly structured and symbolic, emphasizing tradition and unity.
Worship and Devotion in Daily Life
Eastern Orthodox Christians pray at regular intervals throughout the day in the monasteries and cathedrals, and additional prayers are offered in the home
The central symbol in Eastern Orthodoxy is the icon, an image that signifies heaven on earth.