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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2010, 04:01:09 PM »
I would think that if it were listed in the Coptic Orthodox Southern Diocese's website, it would be.

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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #2 on: June 22, 2010, 04:33:59 PM »
I would think that if it were listed in the Coptic Orthodox Southern Diocese's website, it would be.

Thanks. I would like to visit and OO Church and just wanted to be sure I was in the right place. Will the liturgy be in English or in another language?
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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2010, 05:01:15 PM »
I wouldn't know.  It will probably depend on whether the congregation is mostly recent immigrants, or families that have been here a while.  I would e-mail the contact person and ask.   

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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #4 on: June 22, 2010, 08:03:41 PM »
http://suscopts.org/diocese/churches/st-pishoy-albuquerque/

This church is completely canonical under the jurisdiction of the Southern U.S. Diocese of the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #5 on: June 23, 2010, 11:08:16 AM »
Thanks for the replies everyone.
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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #6 on: June 23, 2010, 11:12:16 AM »
No problem.  I hope you enjoy the liturgy.   :)

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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #7 on: June 24, 2010, 12:48:33 AM »
Papist, I found another OO congregation in Albuquerque of the Malankara Catholicosate of the Syriac Orthodox Church:

http://www.malankara.com/malankara/churchdirectory/sample.aspx?city=Albuquerque

[EDIT]: And an Armenian church of the Etchmiadzin Catholicosate:

http://www.armenianchurchwd.com/Armenian-Apostolic-Church-New-Mexico/
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Re: Is this Church in Albuquerque Cannonical?
« Reply #8 on: June 24, 2010, 01:15:23 AM »
Papist, I found another OO congregation in Albuquerque of the Malankara Catholicosate of the Syriac Orthodox Church:

http://www.malankara.com/malankara/churchdirectory/sample.aspx?city=Albuquerque

[EDIT]: And an Armenian church of the Etchmiadzin Catholicosate:

http://www.armenianchurchwd.com/Armenian-Apostolic-Church-New-Mexico/

Awesome!!!
 I would love to have a broad experience of OO traditions. Thanks. :)
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