Orthodoxy

Features of Orthodox parishes in Africa

Особенности Православных приходов в Африке

According to radio Vera, now 6 million Africans profess the Orthodox faith. Since the 20-30s of the XX century, parishes began to appear not only in North but also in Central Africa. Among the features of Church life: services are performed in local languages, temple is a tent, decorated with a cross, while singing involves the entire congregation, after the service, believers dance and sing folk songs with Christian content. // Moscow// 09/10/2014, Source: Radio Vera