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Offline Innocent

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Hello
« on: November 04, 2003, 06:20:30 PM »
Hello,

I've been following the board for some time but this is my first post. I just want to say hello to everyone and also this is a great board. I've enjoyed reading many of the posts.

I converted to Orthodoxy 5-years ago from RC. I live in upstate NY (for now) where I went to college.

Take Care!
Innocent

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Re:Hello
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2003, 07:40:27 PM »
Hi Innocent,

Welcome!

from a RC convert to Orthodoxy also,

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Re:Hello
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2003, 08:09:35 PM »
Oneonta, I see.  I'm in Albany till the end of the semester.  Welcome to the forum!
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Re:Hello
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2003, 08:38:57 PM »
Welcome Innocent!
"If we truly think of Christ as our source of holiness, we shall refrain from anything wicked or impure in thought or act and thus show ourselves to be worthy bearers of his name.  For the quality of holiness is shown not by what we say but by what w

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Re:Hello
« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2003, 01:20:25 PM »
Thank you very much for the warm welcome. I look forward to getting more involved with the great discussions that are on this board.

Take Care!
Innocent