The Great Christian Schism

LesAlina Santos-Koos

East- Icons

In the East, Icons weren't respected as they were in the West, in their eyes it was entirely wrong to do so. At one point they smashed all the Icons they found.

West- Icons

Icons were greatly respected in the West, they didn't think of them as they did in the East.

East- Priests

In the East, Priests could marry, the services were done in Greek.

West- Priests

Priests could not marry in the West and had to live a life of Celibacy. The services were also done in Latin

East- Trinity

The trinities in the East were not of equal standing, Father was supreme.

West- Trinity

In the West, the trinities were equal, Father to Son.