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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6390 on: February 21, 2015, 09:48:11 PM »
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Mt. 21:31 Jesus said to them, “Assuredly, I say to you that tax collectors and harlots enter the kingdom of God before you."

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6391 on: February 21, 2015, 09:55:47 PM »
You think I wouldn't notice? I taught LBK everything they know!

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6394 on: February 24, 2015, 06:35:47 PM »
What's the difference?




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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6395 on: February 24, 2015, 09:14:10 PM »
What's the difference?





No black women in the more modern photo.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6396 on: February 24, 2015, 09:23:49 PM »
Oh snap! Asian countries are so discriminatory

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6397 on: February 24, 2015, 11:50:54 PM »
I'm not going to be posting as much on OC.Net as before. I might stop in once in a while though. But I've come to realize that real life is more important.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6398 on: February 25, 2015, 02:16:54 AM »
^ Nice lol.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6400 on: February 28, 2015, 03:07:51 AM »
Nice icon:


Wait...she's holding a doll!
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6401 on: February 28, 2015, 11:04:01 AM »
https://archiveofourown.org/users/Parakeetist/works Warning: stories have mature content.

"Some people only feel good when they are praising the Lord." - Coptic bishop

Mt. 21:31 Jesus said to them, “Assuredly, I say to you that tax collectors and harlots enter the kingdom of God before you."

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6402 on: February 28, 2015, 11:26:45 AM »
Hecma, what's the story behind that icon?
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6403 on: February 28, 2015, 12:00:21 PM »
Nice icon:


Wait...she's holding a doll!


I believe she was a "Fool for Christ."


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6404 on: February 28, 2015, 12:22:47 PM »
Tough Decisions Ahead

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Then it is done, no matter how brave its warriors nor how strong their weapons -- Cheyenne proverb

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6406 on: February 28, 2015, 08:31:56 PM »
"And if the man is the head of the family then the woman is the heart, and this heart is made by God that He may find rest in it”
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6407 on: February 28, 2015, 08:42:57 PM »
"And if the man is the head of the family then the woman is the heart, and this heart is made by God that He may find rest in it”
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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6409 on: February 28, 2015, 08:56:43 PM »
That's the most beautiful picture of Orthodoxy I've seen.  Thank you Alexandra for showing is the meaning of Orthodox life.  I had a happy childhood, and my grandparents were devoted Christians, but I wish we'd had Orthodoxy to bind us closer together like that.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6410 on: February 28, 2015, 08:59:50 PM »


M. Sparkle?!

Looks like tea from a samovar and blinis or rather extra large blinis to me.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6411 on: February 28, 2015, 09:02:33 PM »
That's the most beautiful picture of Orthodoxy I've seen.  Thank you Alexandra for showing is the meaning of Orthodox life.  I had a happy childhood, and my grandparents were devoted Christians, but I wish we'd had Orthodoxy to bind us closer together like that.

Yes, a family that lives for Christ is beautiful. Glory to God :)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6412 on: February 28, 2015, 09:25:16 PM »
Mount Athos

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6413 on: February 28, 2015, 09:27:26 PM »
Mount Athos



That's an awesome pic  8)

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6414 on: February 28, 2015, 10:35:23 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6415 on: March 01, 2015, 02:53:33 PM »
Monastic humor at St John’s Monastery in Manton CA

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6416 on: March 01, 2015, 05:17:51 PM »

Our Guardian Angel :)

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6417 on: March 01, 2015, 09:36:18 PM »
 
"And if the man is the head of the family then the woman is the heart, and this heart is made by God that He may find rest in it”
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6418 on: March 01, 2015, 09:43:42 PM »
"And if the man is the head of the family then the woman is the heart, and this heart is made by God that He may find rest in it”
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6419 on: March 01, 2015, 10:17:02 PM »
Beautiful! :)
Christ my God, set my heart on fire with love in You, that in its flame I may love You with all my heart, with all my mind, and with all my soul and with all my strength, and my neighbor as myself, so that by keeping Your commandments I may glorify You the Giver of every good and perfect gift. Amen.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6421 on: March 01, 2015, 11:12:15 PM »
Oh man, the Emperor is going to be so ticked when he finds out about this!
God bless!

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6422 on: March 02, 2015, 01:27:07 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6423 on: March 02, 2015, 03:20:09 PM »
Hecma, what's the story behind that icon?

All I know is that it depicts St. Seraphim and righteous nuns of the Diveevo monastery.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6424 on: March 02, 2015, 03:39:06 PM »
"Love ... is an abyss of illumination, a mountain of fire ... . It is the condition of angels, the progress of eternity" (Climacus).

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6427 on: March 03, 2015, 09:30:41 AM »
God is The Creator of All Free Beings

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6429 on: March 03, 2015, 06:37:32 PM »
Great Lavra Monastery, Mount Athos


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Re: Picture of the Day
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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
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Mount Athos

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Re: Picture of the Day
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« Reply #6433 on: March 03, 2015, 09:35:22 PM »
Here is one for you Alxandra

Simonos Petra Monastery on Mt Athos

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #6434 on: March 03, 2015, 09:43:03 PM »
Here is one for you Alxandra

Simonos Petra Monastery on Mt Athos



So beautiful :)
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