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Offline Byzantine2008

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Merry Christmas to all
« on: December 23, 2008, 08:09:40 PM »
I would like to say a big Merry Christmas and a very happy new year to all. It has been a very interesting and blessed year for me and my family and I hope and pray that God bestows many blessings to all in this forum.

God bless
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2008, 08:15:24 PM »
Merry Christmas!

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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2008, 08:16:04 PM »
Merry Christmas, and a happy new year! :)

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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2008, 08:25:51 PM »
Merry Christmas!
As a result of a thousand million years of evolution, the universe is becoming conscious of itself, able to understand something of its past history and its possible future.
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2008, 09:42:03 PM »
Merry Christmas!
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #5 on: December 23, 2008, 09:50:20 PM »
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  I'll talk to you all when I get back.
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #6 on: December 23, 2008, 10:21:43 PM »
May He Who was Born for us in Bethlehem be born in all our hearts!
Wishing you all on this forum a Blessed and Merry Christmas.
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #7 on: December 23, 2008, 10:24:59 PM »
Best wishes to all on this forum for a most blessed Christmas!
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #8 on: December 23, 2008, 10:50:51 PM »
“Maybe Christmas,” he thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas…
perhaps… means a little bit more.” -The Grinch

 A very merry Christmas to all y'all! :)
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #9 on: December 23, 2008, 11:31:13 PM »
Bah! Humbug.  :D
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #10 on: December 24, 2008, 12:23:23 AM »
Bah! Humbug.  :D
God bless us, everyone! :)
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #11 on: December 24, 2008, 12:27:15 AM »
A Blessed Christmas to all!
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #12 on: December 24, 2008, 01:15:31 AM »
Have a blessed Nativity feast!

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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #13 on: December 24, 2008, 04:02:14 AM »
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #14 on: December 24, 2008, 04:29:09 AM »
The peace, joy, and brightness of our Lord' nativity be with you, and His star rising in the East illuminate your lives until you meet Him wrapped in glory standing upon the clouds at the right hand of the Father.

MERRY CHRISTMAS
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #15 on: December 24, 2008, 06:07:31 AM »
Merry Christmas to all! May the star of Bethlehem guide us to the newborn King
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #16 on: December 24, 2008, 10:40:27 AM »
Blessed Nativity. Merry Christmas.
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #17 on: December 24, 2008, 10:54:18 AM »
To all on the Forum:

Merry Christmas and may it be a blessed one.

Ebor   :)
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This night is the night of the great Nativity
« Reply #18 on: December 24, 2008, 04:10:43 PM »


This night is the eve of the great Nativity,
Born is the Son of Mary the Virgin,
The soles of His feet have reached the earth,
The Son of glory down from on high,
Heaven and earth glowed to Him,
All hail! let there be joy!

'Tis frenzy blind,
'Tis witlessness, 'tis madness wild
- Since still to deathward all life tends -
To be unfriends with Mary's child.


Mór báis mor baile
mór coll ceille mor mire
olais airchenn teicht do écaib
beith fo étoil maíc maire.

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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #19 on: December 24, 2008, 04:40:49 PM »
καλά ή ευτυχισμένα Χριστούγεννα!.
Excellence of character, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean relative to us, this being determined by reason and in the way in which the man of practical wisdom would determine it. Now it is a mean between two vices, that which depends on excess and that which depends on defect.

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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #20 on: December 26, 2008, 05:03:17 PM »
καλά ή ευτυχισμένα Χριστούγεννα!.
Could somebody translate this to English, please?
Not all who wander are lost.

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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #21 on: December 26, 2008, 08:01:48 PM »
^Translation:

Good and Happy (or Fortunate) Christmas!
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #22 on: January 05, 2009, 03:50:19 PM »
Merry Christmas to all Julian Calendar followers :)
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #23 on: January 05, 2009, 04:03:21 PM »
Veselyx Svyat! (Ukr., literally "Merry Holidays," very often used as a specifically Christmas greetings.)

Merry Christmas to all Julian Calendar followers! Christ is born, glorify Him!
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Re: Merry Christmas to all
« Reply #24 on: January 05, 2009, 07:42:49 PM »
РАДУЈТЕСЕ И ВЕСЕЛИ БИЛИ..ХРИСТОС СЕ РОДЕ,ВОИСТИНА ХРИСТОС СЕ РОДИ,,,СЛАВА И МИР БОЖИЈИ МЕЂУ НАРОД....

REJOICE AND BE GLAD,,CHRIST IS BORN ,TRULY CHRIST IS BORN...GLORY AND GOD'S PEACE BETWEEN MANKIND.....
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