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Offline spiltteeth

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Does the Orthodox church have a social work organization?
« on: January 21, 2011, 03:13:57 PM »
Is there an Orthodox equivalent to, say, the Catholic social workers?

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Re: Does the Orthodox church have a social work organization?
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2011, 03:52:30 PM »
Is there an Orthodox equivalent to, say, the Catholic social workers?

In Greece, yes. There is also a small, church-sponsored office -- maybe 10 people -- in Moscow.
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