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« on: May 02, 2004, 12:09:38 AM »

I wonder during your liturgy do you call mary the Theotokos?
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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2004, 12:13:00 AM »

I wonder during your liturgy do you call mary the Theotokos?


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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2004, 12:13:59 AM »

Not being Nestorians and accepting Ephesus I would imagine they do.

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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2004, 12:15:46 AM »

the big question is do they have anythign equivalant to the Akathist Hymn?

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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2004, 12:23:35 AM »

Dear Mor,

I've heard that the so-called "Oriental Orthodox" (for as we all know, Orientals only build pagan temples and chinese take out places) use an adopted New Testament that contains portions of the Qu'ran and the Bhagavid Gita.  Please advise.

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« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2004, 12:38:03 AM »

I've also heard this. In addition, I've heard that your understanding of Christ just having a divine nature comes from the Hindu legend of Krishna who descended to Earth with a spiritual body, untainted by the material world. Is this true? Thank you.
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« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2004, 12:42:15 AM »

Dear Mor:

I have heard that OO's have adopted their fast to that of the Mohamadeans and have even forbidden the drinking of the Holy Vodka.

and Is it true that you Indian Orthodox folk use dream catchers in your services?

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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2004, 01:32:21 AM »

He must be out today.

This much smack should be able to get some sort of a response.  I'm sure he'll come around in due time.
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« Reply #8 on: May 02, 2004, 09:08:35 AM »

What has come over our usually thoughtful and serious posters?!?!?
Spring-Fever of monumental proportions?
Impending Cicada Induced delirium?
Meat and milk toxicity?

 Grin Grin Cheesy Cheesy Grin Cheesy

Gitas and vodka and catchers, Oh MY!

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« Reply #9 on: May 02, 2004, 04:18:27 PM »

LoL.  I wasn't bored last night, only the night before.  Plus, I had church in the morning (didn't you?), so I regret that I wasn't able to participate in last night's shenanigans.  

For those of you who may be wondering "WTH?", here is a link:

http://www.euphrosynoscafe.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=2290&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0

Nik split this off from another thread.  Background: Neo-dox asks question about our veneration of the Mother of God, question is answered, thread progresses, he doesn't read it, thinks we ignored him, busts out in all caps--you can figure out the rest.  Smiley
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« Reply #10 on: May 02, 2004, 07:15:56 PM »

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I AM in Punxsutawney and, yes, I was most perplexed at this thread until our "Phil"- not Punxy Phil - "filled" us in.  Cheesy

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« Reply #11 on: February 23, 2014, 12:41:34 AM »

LoL.  I wasn't bored last night, only the night before.  Plus, I had church in the morning (didn't you?), so I regret that I wasn't able to participate in last night's shenanigans.  

For those of you who may be wondering "WTH?", here is a link:

http://www.euphrosynoscafe.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=2290&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0

Nik split this off from another thread.  Background: Neo-dox asks question about our veneration of the Mother of God, question is answered, thread progresses, he doesn't read it, thinks we ignored him, busts out in all caps--you can figure out the rest.  Smiley

I had to check it out to make sure I wasn't the Neo-dox in question!
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« Reply #12 on: February 23, 2014, 03:53:38 AM »

^Sir, I salute your Thread resurrection!
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« Reply #13 on: February 23, 2014, 04:05:53 AM »

^Sir, I salute your Thread resurrection!

Indeed it is risen.
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« Reply #14 on: February 23, 2014, 12:58:36 PM »

So Mor, you have to make one thing clear here, had a hard time understanding if you call Mary the Theotokos or not? xD xD xD
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« Reply #15 on: February 23, 2014, 02:00:28 PM »

LOL @ "LoL".  What an idiot, that Mor Ephrem. 
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