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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4905 on: May 26, 2014, 02:43:48 AM »
He will come again with glory to judge the living and the dead. His kingdom will have no end.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4906 on: May 26, 2014, 10:58:20 AM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4907 on: May 26, 2014, 11:39:27 AM »


Here's one for some feels.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4908 on: May 26, 2014, 01:32:38 PM »
Awwwww.  :)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4909 on: May 26, 2014, 01:35:37 PM »
I gave it another chance but it failed. I'm no longer posting on this forum.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4910 on: May 26, 2014, 03:53:45 PM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4911 on: May 26, 2014, 11:34:15 PM »
Insulting. A good Orthodox friend of mine is a redhead, and he does not engage in such funny business. Another one I know is a priest, whose hair is now sadly grey :(. But he doesn't engage in such funny business either.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4912 on: May 27, 2014, 08:46:56 AM »
Soul-stealing is rarely funny.  But, every once in a while, it is quite hilarious.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4913 on: May 28, 2014, 02:09:09 AM »
Where are souls never stolen from? Mount Athos!

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4914 on: May 28, 2014, 02:05:02 PM »
Evgeni Malkin meets Emperor Putin

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4915 on: May 28, 2014, 02:14:52 PM »
He may be taller than Putin, but he's definitely not manlier than Putin.  Even I'm not manlier than Putin.  I bow down and venerate his alpha-maleness. 
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4916 on: May 28, 2014, 02:37:42 PM »
edit...
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4917 on: May 28, 2014, 02:39:39 PM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4918 on: May 28, 2014, 04:09:53 PM »
So, a large group of cats could save us from Vladimir Putin.  ;)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4919 on: May 28, 2014, 11:35:50 PM »
Two Egyptian women show their support for Egyptian Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Tahrir square, Cairo:



A younger Sisi in a photo taken in 2006 while attending the US Army College:



A beautiful Icon of Pope St. Kyrillos (Cyril) VI of Alexandria:


« Last Edit: May 28, 2014, 11:36:16 PM by Severian »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4920 on: May 29, 2014, 12:34:09 AM »
Due to my work requiring crazy amounts of me and my time lately....

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4921 on: May 29, 2014, 12:36:36 AM »
Two Egyptian women show their support for Egyptian Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Tahrir square, Cairo:





The girl on the right isn't exactly showing support.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4922 on: May 29, 2014, 12:43:01 AM »
Two Egyptian women show their support for Egyptian Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Tahrir square, Cairo:





The girl on the right isn't exactly showing support.

 :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:

well spotted....i wasn't even looking at that...but you are right

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4923 on: May 29, 2014, 02:22:03 PM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4924 on: May 29, 2014, 02:40:37 PM »
Two Egyptian women show their support for Egyptian Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Tahrir square, Cairo:





The girl on the right isn't exactly showing support.
:laugh: :laugh: :laugh:

well spotted....i wasn't even looking at that...but you are right
She's forming the letter "C" with her right hand, a common sign of support for Al-Sisi (whose name is often abbreviated "CC").
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4925 on: May 29, 2014, 02:54:00 PM »
She's forming the letter "C" with her right hand, a common sign of support for Al-Sisi (whose name is often abbreviated "CC").

If I were him I would insist that my supporters, especially the females, use a different sign. Maybe the C from the YMCA dance thing or something.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4926 on: May 29, 2014, 03:02:46 PM »
She's forming the letter "C" with her right hand, a common sign of support for Al-Sisi (whose name is often abbreviated "CC").

If I were him I would insist that my supporters, especially the females, use a different sign. Maybe the C from the YMCA dance thing or something.

Or at least use the other hand.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4927 on: May 29, 2014, 09:56:54 PM »
Two Egyptian women show their support for Egyptian Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Tahrir square, Cairo:





The girl on the right isn't exactly showing support.
:laugh: :laugh: :laugh:

well spotted....i wasn't even looking at that...but you are right
She's forming the letter "C" with her right hand, a common sign of support for Al-Sisi (whose name is often abbreviated "CC").


I choose to believe my version.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4928 on: May 29, 2014, 10:43:16 PM »
Two Egyptian women show their support for Egyptian Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Tahrir square, Cairo:





The girl on the right isn't exactly showing support.
:laugh: :laugh: :laugh:

well spotted....i wasn't even looking at that...but you are right
She's forming the letter "C" with her right hand, a common sign of support for Al-Sisi (whose name is often abbreviated "CC").


I choose to believe my version.

What is your version that you believe in ?  :D
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4929 on: May 29, 2014, 11:19:21 PM »
That she is -measuring- the new president and he came up small erm short.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4930 on: May 29, 2014, 11:35:16 PM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4931 on: May 29, 2014, 11:56:30 PM »
"For this God is our God forever and ever; He will be our guide, even to the end." Psalm 48:14

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4932 on: May 29, 2014, 11:59:12 PM »


So dinner still cost him five grand or so. 
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4933 on: May 30, 2014, 12:05:18 AM »
So dinner still cost him five grand or so. 

I think that's an over-confident appraisal, but your optimism is touching all the same.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4934 on: May 30, 2014, 12:14:59 AM »
So dinner still cost him five grand or so. 

I think that's an over-confident appraisal, but your optimism is touching all the same.

Shhhhhh!
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4935 on: May 30, 2014, 12:18:56 AM »
You thought this was in Africa? No, it's in Romania. It's the most northern subtropical forest in Europe, too, somewhere by the Danube Delta.


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4936 on: May 30, 2014, 12:32:15 AM »
It looks so peaceful and beautiful.  I want to twirl around in it.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4937 on: May 30, 2014, 08:09:07 AM »
"April is the cruellest month, breeding
lilacs out of the dead land, mixing
memory and desire, stirring
dull roots with spring rain."
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4938 on: May 30, 2014, 08:10:54 AM »
What won't drunks think of next? :D
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4939 on: May 30, 2014, 09:27:50 AM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4940 on: May 30, 2014, 09:46:12 AM »
Quote from: Mor Ephrem
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4941 on: May 30, 2014, 09:49:59 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4942 on: May 30, 2014, 10:05:29 AM »
Happy shall he be, that shall take and dash thy little ones against the rock. Alleluia.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4943 on: May 30, 2014, 11:07:20 AM »
"For this God is our God forever and ever; He will be our guide, even to the end." Psalm 48:14

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4944 on: May 30, 2014, 02:23:53 PM »

Bishop Jerome and Metropolitan Hilarion of ROCOR in days of yore.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4945 on: May 30, 2014, 02:33:20 PM »
"My doubt in Christ is not like that of a child; it was forged in a furnace of faith." - Dostoevsky

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4946 on: May 30, 2014, 05:05:45 PM »
Das ist des Jägers Ehrenschild, daß er beschützt und hegt sein Wild, weidmännisch jagt, wie sich’s gehört, den Schöpfer im Geschöpfe ehrt.

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4948 on: May 30, 2014, 08:04:16 PM »
Where is that, DD?
"But we must live in the world, having peace in our soul. We must live amidst strangers; we must suffer, struggle, and firmly believe. We must seek our consolation in prayer and not doubt the love and compassion of God. He is above everyone and everything."

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #4949 on: May 30, 2014, 08:06:30 PM »
Where is that, DD?

That is Snoqualmie Falls...just outside of seattle by about 45 min or so

http://www.snoqualmiefalls.com
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