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The Orthodox Church is the Church founded by Jesus Christ and described throughout the New Testament. All other Christian Churches of the true Faith and sects can be traced back historically to it. The word Orthodox literally means "straight teaching" or "straight worship," being derived from two Greek words: orthos, "straight," and doxa, "teach­ing" or "worship." As the encroachments of false teaching and division multiplied in early Christian times, threatening to obscure the identity and purity of the Church, the term "Orthodox" quite logically came to be applied to it. The Orthodox Church carefully guards the truth against all error and schism, both to protect its flock and to glorify Christ, whose Body the Church is. 


The Palestinian Orthodox Church helps to maintain the faith of her people of those who fled from Palestine due to political issues that caused the people to flee and to pursue freedom, liberty and justice for all. 

The Church is a center base home for all her Children, to continue to be in prayer 

The Palestinian Orthodox Church of America was organized by Christians from the Holy Land who fled to America seeking a home of there own and who called upon Father Ramzi R. Musallam to lead them in the faith of the Church. 

The Palestinian Orthodox Church is a Church for all people of God and especially for the Palestinian Christians who live in America and else where in the world to have a Church of there own where people have the right to there properties and the right to worship. 

The Palestinian Orthodox Church is a home for all Palestinians who fled from the Middle East to persue freedom, justice and happiness. According to the Holy Canons of the Holy Church the Church is where her people