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The ethereal chants that had for two hours entranced a standing congregation still echoed off the intricately painted walls as Father Aleksy Gomonov retreated to the sacristy to remove his vestments. But his sizeable, surprisingly young flock remained. As tables were brought in and arranged in neat rows among the ancient icons and golden candelabra, the crowd began to mingle. Off came the thick winter coats, and out came the smartphones. Numbers were traded, eye contact held or averted, and a subdued atmosphere of piety gave way to flirtation and giggles. It was the latest gathering of the Peter and Fevronia Club, a sort of speed-dating night for Moscow's Orthodox Christians. Each Sunday, after the week's final service, Gomonov brings together the single men and women of his parish, and anyone else keen to join.
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Autocephaly recognized universally de facto , by some Autocephalous Churches de jure:. Greek Orthodox Christianity has also traditionally placed strong emphasis on and awarded high prestige to traditions of Eastern Orthodox monasticism and asceticism , with origins in Early Christianity in the Near East and in Byzantine Anatolia. Historically, the term "Greek Orthodox" has been used to describe all Eastern Orthodox churches in general, since "Greek" in "Greek Orthodox" can refer to the heritage of the Byzantine Empire. Over time, most parts of the liturgy, traditions, and practices of the church of Constantinople were adopted by all, and these still provide the basic patterns of contemporary Orthodoxy. However, the appellation "Greek" was abandoned by the Slavic and other Eastern Orthodox churches in connection with their peoples' national awakenings , from as early as the 10th century A.
But why is this different from when Roman Catholics and Protestants celebrate Easter April 21 this year and how is it determined? It is the most significant day in the life of the Orthodox Church, and is a celebration of the defeat of death. On this day, Orthodox Christians refrain from meat, fish, dairy and egg, but are allowed to have wine and oil. First, we need to understand why the Roman Catholics and the Eastern Orthodox split from each other. Quite simply, due to centuries of war across the early Christian era and Middle Ages, Rome fell under the command of the Holy Roman Empire in the west, and Constantinople now Istanbul fell under the Eastern Roman Empire in the east.