The Orthodox A Well-kept Secret was written for older Sunday School Classes, Christian education for adults and a catechism for potential converts to the Orthodox Christian Faith. A little Old Testament background is given to lay the foundation for the Coming of Jesus Christ. New Testament and Apostolic Times are touched upon to introduce the beginning of the Christian Church. The Development of the Christian Church, the emergence of Papal Authority, the great Great Schism (1054), the Four Crusades (1095-1261), the Fall of Constantinople (1453), the Protestant Reformation (1517), the English Reformation (1534), the Calvinist Movement (1541), the Protestant Churches today, the Roman Catholic Church today and all the Orthodox Churches world wide are discussed, The basic differences between the Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church, as well as the Main-line Protestant Reformation Churches are detailed. Suggested reference book are listed in the back for those who would like to delve a little into the history, spirituality and theology of the Orthodox Church. Some minor additions and corrections were made in this second edition.