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Didache - Chapter 6

6 See That No One Leads You Astray
6:1 See that no one leads you astray from the way of this teaching, since all other teachings train you without God.
6:2 For if you are able to bear the entire yoke of the Lord, you will be perfect; but if you are not able, then at least do what you can.
6:3 Concerning food, do what you are able to do and be on guard against meat offered to idols, for that is to worship dead gods.
Recently I was in the car with a group of people on our way to lunch. One of the guys is an Orthodox Christian. We were discussing what he was planning on eating since the Orthodox Church was still observing the Lenten season. My friend and I were discussing the differences between the two observances and how the Orthodox continue to mark Easter based off of the Jewish holy day of Passover. While we were talking about it, I said something like, “While I understand why the day was changed, I feel the Orthodox have the proper way. Personally, the observance of Easter should never…