Author Topic: Prayers for Conversion  (Read 1506 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline jbm0117

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 10
Prayers for Conversion
« on: April 13, 2010, 09:38:41 PM »

Have been studying Orthodox for a few years as a EC I familiar to a bit of Orthodoxy. I just ask for prayers for my wife and I. We have met a priest we really like and is very good. God Bless

Offline Altar Server

  • High Elder
  • ******
  • Posts: 980
  • Holy Father Seraphim, Pray to God for us!
Re: Prayers for Conversion
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2010, 09:40:48 PM »
+Lord Have Mercy!

May the LORD Bless your journey
All my hope I place in you, O Mother of God, keep me under your protection!

Offline Alveus Lacuna

  • Taxiarches
  • **********
  • Posts: 7,369
  • Faith: Orthodox
  • Jurisdiction: OCA
Re: Prayers for Conversion
« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2010, 10:03:27 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

May God keep you safe and guide you home to His full Truth in the Church He established, the Orthodox Church.

Offline Gebre Menfes Kidus

  • Merarches
  • ***********
  • Posts: 10,477
  • Trolling Babylon 24/7, without apology!
  • Faith: Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo
Re: Prayers for Conversion
« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2010, 04:18:44 AM »
"Lord have mercy."

Remember that Patriarchs and Priests are human and fallible, but the Teachings and Traditions of the Church are not. Focus on the Sacraments and the Liturgy, for therein lies the experience of God. Unfortunately, the Church is not immune from politics, squabbles, and internal divisions; but always know that we have a divine promise that "the gates of hell shall not prevail against it." [St. Matthew 16:18] We do not kiss the hand of the Priest to honor his worth, but because his is the hand through which we receive the Body and Blood of Our Lord.

Persevere in the pursuit of your baptism! Satan will now be most active and busy in his insidious efforts to deter you from entering the Church through its redeeming waters. Press forward, and do not let your hand turn back from the plow! [St. Luke 9:62]

Peace to you.

"Whether it’s the guillotine, the hangman’s noose, or reciprocal endeavors of militaristic horror, radical evil will never be recompensed with radical punishment. The only answer, the only remedy, and the only truly effective response to radical evil is radical love."
+ Gebre Menfes Kidus +

Offline LizaSymonenko

  • Слава Ісусу Христу!!! Glory to Jesus Christ!!!
  • Global Moderator
  • Hoplitarches
  • ******
  • Posts: 15,775
    • St.Mary the Protectress Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral
  • Faith: Eastern Orthodox
  • Jurisdiction: Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the U.S.A.
Re: Prayers for Conversion
« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2010, 10:00:40 AM »

Welcome to the Forum.

Lord, have mercy, and guide your steps back home!

....and welcome HOME!

Conquer evil men by your gentle kindness, and make zealous men wonder at your goodness. Put the lover of legality to shame by your compassion. With the afflicted be afflicted in mind. Love all men, but keep distant from all men.
—St. Isaac of Syria

Offline Jake C

  • Catechumen
  • Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 90
Re: Prayers for Conversion
« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2010, 12:19:29 PM »
Lord have mercy!
Blessed art Thou, O Lord, teach me Thy statutes.

Offline mike

  • A sexual pervert with limited English reading comprehension
  • Protostrator
  • ***************
  • Posts: 24,872
  • Polish Laser Jesus shooting down schismatics
  • Faith: Christian
  • Jurisdiction: Diocese of Białystok and Gdańsk
Re: Prayers for Conversion
« Reply #6 on: April 14, 2010, 02:08:38 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
Hyperdox Herman, Eastern Orthodox Christian News - fb, Eastern Orthodox Christian News - tt

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Who can watch the watchmen?
"No one is paying attention to your post reports"
Why do posters that claim to have me blocked keep sending me pms and responding to my posts? That makes no sense.