Russia, Western Russia, Eastern Orthodox Church. Photo Credit: Pinterest For 2000 years in the Orthodox Church, women of all ages would veil their hair during worship, whether at liturgy or at home during family prayer time. It is a practice that was “ought to be, not should be” practiced by all women. Nowadays, this custom… Continue reading Why Some Women Choose to wear Headcoverings in the Orthodox Church
Photo Credit: Pinterest There’s among many reasons why someone chooses not to fast. Some are practical and logical, but some can be rather closed-minded. Calling most vegan food bland to worrying about getting enough protein and being afraid to eat soy without no real explanation are three examples of a closed-minded response. I wish everyone a… Continue reading why soy isn’t so bad.
It is not hard or unheard of to have a fallback Asian or Indian restaurant during the fast. For awhile, that was us. Regardless of the weather, there was something about ordering out and making the pilgrimage over to the corner Chinese restaurant or to the nearest Indian restaurant. It turned into a… Continue reading kashmiri daal.