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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7470 on: September 06, 2015, 06:31:59 PM »
Now THAT's American Orthodoxy.
The best part is that the dome is made from an old satellite TV dish from the church's property.  Then plastered and painted.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7471 on: September 06, 2015, 07:08:04 PM »


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7472 on: September 09, 2015, 07:13:28 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 #7473 on: September 09, 2015, 09:17:52 AM »
Good planning like this (and why should every Orthodox parish have to look like Hagia Sofia or Christ the Savior?) is way much better than rushing to get a storefront or a mobile home and be stuck there for years and years due to lack of growth.

I tried to suggest this revolutionary concept to a bishop once: project planning, instead of just rushing into starting doing things and see what happens.

He said it would be lack of faith in the Holy Spirit. :o
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7474 on: September 09, 2015, 12:54:29 PM »
Good planning like this (and why should every Orthodox parish have to look like Hagia Sofia or Christ the Savior?) is way much better than rushing to get a storefront or a mobile home and be stuck there for years and years due to lack of growth.

I tried to suggest this revolutionary concept to a bishop once: project planning, instead of just rushing into starting doing things and see what happens.
He said it would be lack of faith in the Holy Spirit. :o

Seems we reveal our own sins so often. Pray.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7475 on: September 09, 2015, 01:04:48 PM »
Useful for disputes of all kinds. Do not drink.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7476 on: September 09, 2015, 01:17:26 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7477 on: September 10, 2015, 08:14:04 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7478 on: September 11, 2015, 03:16:55 PM »
Lord Have Mercy.


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7479 on: September 12, 2015, 05:23:15 PM »
In a fallen state of captivity, I seek to exchange Pearls of Wisdom with the few repentant Philokalists who roam this domain.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7480 on: September 13, 2015, 03:17:59 PM »
This billboard actually does have a grain of truth to it.



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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7481 on: September 13, 2015, 03:20:44 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7482 on: September 16, 2015, 01:20:17 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 #7483 on: September 18, 2015, 10:07:43 AM »
What exactly is going on over there in Greece!?!?!

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7484 on: September 18, 2015, 10:12:58 AM »
What exactly is going on over there in Greece!?!?!




What...you need a diagram to explain?......oh wait...nevermind
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7485 on: September 18, 2015, 10:13:30 AM »
You gotta do what you gotta do.

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 #7486 on: September 18, 2015, 10:28:19 AM »
"The business of the Christian is nothing else than to be ever preparing for death (μελεπᾷν ἀποθνήσκειν)."

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7487 on: September 18, 2015, 05:03:39 PM »
What exactly is going on over there in Greece!?!?!



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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7488 on: September 18, 2015, 05:08:49 PM »
What exactly is going on over there in Greece!?!?!

Same old, same old.

Warning: language and scandalous pottery
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7489 on: September 18, 2015, 05:10:25 PM »
No thanks, I think I'll walk next time.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7491 on: September 18, 2015, 08:09:09 PM »
What exactly is going on over there in Greece!?!?!

Same old, same old.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7492 on: September 19, 2015, 12:21:18 PM »


Made entirely of chocolate!
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7493 on: September 19, 2015, 02:03:38 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7494 on: September 20, 2015, 10:52:24 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7496 on: September 22, 2015, 08:37:56 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7497 on: September 22, 2015, 09:25:36 AM »
My only weakness is, well, never mind

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7498 on: September 22, 2015, 09:47:13 AM »


Thanks Bleacher Creatures

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7499 on: September 23, 2015, 01:42:55 PM »

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7500 on: September 23, 2015, 06:40:09 PM »
What's wrong with this picture?

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7501 on: September 23, 2015, 07:18:44 PM »
What a way to celebrate reply no. 7500.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7502 on: September 24, 2015, 04:49:36 PM »
What a way to celebrate reply no. 7500.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7503 on: September 24, 2015, 06:15:14 PM »


Made entirely of chocolate!


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7504 on: September 24, 2015, 06:17:21 PM »
That makes me think ahead to next year's post-Pascha chocolate bunnies. :)
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7505 on: October 01, 2015, 06:54:02 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7506 on: October 04, 2015, 12:39:38 PM »
My only weakness is, well, never mind

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7508 on: October 05, 2015, 08:43:59 AM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7509 on: October 05, 2015, 08:44:55 AM »
And so THAT is how courts are ruling!
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7510 on: October 05, 2015, 02:18:21 PM »
And so THAT is how courts are ruling!
Thanks.



If by that you mean the Supreme Court of the United State of America, then yes.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7511 on: October 05, 2015, 04:20:35 PM »
And so THAT is how courts are ruling!
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If by that you mean the Supreme Court of the United State of America, then yes.

State Courts as well; it is the Elite voting for that which most folks do not want, wish or hope.
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7512 on: October 05, 2015, 09:22:02 PM »
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7513 on: October 05, 2015, 11:15:35 PM »
I've been assured by a resident that this is indeed authentic:

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #7514 on: October 06, 2015, 08:51:31 AM »
Darwin's Rules on Wednesdays would weed out readers.

I've been assured by a resident that this is indeed authentic:


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