The Ussuran Orthodox Church of the Prophets is the official religion of Ussura
History[edit | edit source]
The Ussura Orthodox church is just what you would expect from Ussura - a simple, easy to understand religion without much pomp and circumstance. It is almost identical to the early Vaticine Church - before the second Prophet - save it makes room for Matushka - Grandmother Winter, the guardian of Ussura, and daughter of Theus. For this reason, the Vaticine Church marks Ussura as only barely better then the pagan Vestenmannavnjar.
Associated Magic: Faith in Theus[edit | edit source]
Having faith in Theus is a difficult thing. Unlike the other "magics", Faith provides no tangible, visible, or measurable effect. It has no stages, no special powers, or proof that it even does anything. Yet, many people believe it provides some benefit, even if they never see it directly.
Special: Faith in Theus may or may not have an effect - you will need to have faith to see if it does. It is not treated as a normal magic in that it requires no training and therefore does not qualify as full or half magic (it is effectively free). It can be picked up by anyone who does not use the magics above and follows the tenets of the religion. You do not have to have faith to be a part of any of the churches, though it does help