Christian Life


I wonder if it is ok to eat food that has blood in it? What about Acts 15 where the Apostles forbid it and what about blood transfusions?

Actually - and this is not well-known - the Orthodox position is that the Apostolic Council is still binding, and this includes the prohibition on eating blood (including blood sausage, etc and strangled meats. Two canonical sources which uphold the restriction of Acts 15 are: Canon...