My friend goes to a Western Rite Orthodox Church and it’s strange. 

Certain aspects of Western Rite Orthodoxy are bound to look odd to an Easterner. However, many things in what calls itself “Western Rite Orthodoxy” are simply late Anglican or late Roman Catholic holdovers that, while sometimes comforting to a convert priest or parish, have nothing to do with Orthodoxy. Here’s a list of red flags that should make you go running: (More …)