Precepts of the Church

  1. Take part in the Divine Liturgy (Holy Eucharist) on Sundays and important Festival and Feast Days. Keep Holy the Day of Resurrection (Easter).
  2. Observe the Fasts and Feasts prescribed by the Church.
  3. Refrain from restricted food and wed-locks on Wednesdays and Fridays.
  4. Refrain from wed-locks during Fast and Festival days.
  5. Confess before priests appointed by the Church for the forgiveness of sins.
  6. Receive Holy Eucharist on a regular basis. Lead a sacramental life ... and receive the Sacraments of Penance and Holy Communion at least once a year.
  7. Give tithes, offerings, dues, and alms to the Church.