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« Reply #90 on: February 02, 2011, 11:08:28 PM »



How come you got New Zealand right but were nowhere near a stylized map of Australia?



Now that I'm looking at australia imagining a perfect way to describe it's shape, it looks like pacman with spina bifida about to eat Tasmania for points.
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« Reply #91 on: February 04, 2011, 03:59:23 AM »

Some of the pics that came up when I did a Google image search for "beautiful monastery"...



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« Reply #92 on: February 04, 2011, 11:48:23 AM »

Some info about Manila, the capital city of the Philippines:
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Manila is by far the largest metropolitan area in the Philippines, and the second largest in Southeast Asia after Jakarta, Indonesia. It is the commercial, administrative, cultural center and chief seaport of the Philippines. About 12 percent of the population of the Philippines is concentrated in the Manila metropolitan area. Manila is also the major destination for tourists who visit the Philippines. Coconut trees, giant kaleidoscopic lamp posts, and various cafes line the Baywalk, the perfect location for tourists to view the afternoon sunset.


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« Reply #93 on: February 04, 2011, 11:51:48 AM »

Source of the text, please.
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« Reply #95 on: February 04, 2011, 12:00:22 PM »

Michał Kalina, here is the link: http://www.wayfaring.info/2008/03/15/manila-often-called-the-pearl-of-the-orient/#
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« Reply #100 on: February 07, 2011, 01:51:05 PM »

Fedor today visited a church which he held the Kursk icon of the Mother of God, a big honor he said it was for him:



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« Reply #101 on: February 07, 2011, 03:19:34 PM »

This thread is for pictures, it could be paintings of the church, as well, that you saw and like. It would be advisable if it is educational as it is a christian forum.  For today I like this one:

One of the worst atrocities ever committed in architecture. 
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« Reply #108 on: February 10, 2011, 08:06:12 PM »

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from the gory glory seekers who use His name in death

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« Reply #109 on: February 10, 2011, 08:31:34 PM »

Making music the only way they know how...

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« Reply #110 on: February 10, 2011, 08:32:41 PM »



Reminds me of the old Brisk Ice Tea commerical:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUmk9_SF2Ks
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« Reply #111 on: February 10, 2011, 08:35:12 PM »

^ LOL, how is it that I've never seen that before?
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« Reply #112 on: February 10, 2011, 08:53:55 PM »



"A beast rose from the sea
it started to blaspheme
You watch out, satan might get you
He will never let you go
Jesus can help, He has won
He is the Messiah
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Don't let satan treat you as a friend
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« Reply #113 on: February 10, 2011, 09:10:25 PM »



Hey do you know those Catholic wrist bands with all those saints.  I wonder if there's one we can custom make if we send them our favorite saints' icons?
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« Reply #114 on: February 10, 2011, 09:21:11 PM »

Well, I found this site, but it's Catholic oriented and has a limited number to choose from... best I saw unfortunately...  
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Hey do you know those Catholic wrist bands with all those saints.  I wonder if there's one we can custom make if we send them our favorite saints' icons?

http://store.fullnessofthefaith.com/index.php/Bracelets/View-all-products.html
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« Reply #116 on: February 11, 2011, 11:20:14 AM »

Well, I suppose there aren't any...I wanted to send my own icons to a website and see if these specific icons can be used to for a custom made one.

The Catholic site is close to that idea.  Perhaps, I can email them and the Orthodox site and ask them if I can send them some icons.
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« Reply #117 on: February 11, 2011, 11:24:25 AM »

http://www.ancientluxor.com/mummification-portraits.html

Take a look at this.  Now imagine anyone you know that look like these people.

These are first century Egyptian portraits.

I think I look like this guy:



Can you imagine the time?  This guy might have heard about a man named Jesus causing quite a stir in Palestine.

Actually this might be more me.

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« Reply #118 on: February 11, 2011, 08:10:45 PM »

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« Reply #121 on: February 13, 2011, 12:22:01 AM »

Well, I suppose there aren't any...I wanted to send my own icons to a website and see if these specific icons can be used to for a custom made one.

The Catholic site is close to that idea.  Perhaps, I can email them and the Orthodox site and ask them if I can send them some icons.

Festal Creations could possibly do that for you, but you would have to order in quantity.  They already have a Coptic saints bracelet.

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« Reply #122 on: February 13, 2011, 01:34:45 AM »

Found this on facebook..
http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=156876474345731&set=a.138494749517237.20600.138480696185309&pid=324857&id=138480696185309#!/photos.php?id=138480696185309
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« Reply #123 on: February 13, 2011, 04:30:02 PM »

My cat:

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« Reply #124 on: February 13, 2011, 06:12:58 PM »

Taken recently

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« Reply #126 on: February 13, 2011, 11:10:09 PM »

Aurora Borealis, Norway, February 10th, 2011

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« Reply #128 on: February 14, 2011, 09:35:21 AM »

I took this about a month ago.

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« Reply #129 on: February 14, 2011, 03:07:02 PM »

Well, I suppose there aren't any...I wanted to send my own icons to a website and see if these specific icons can be used to for a custom made one.

The Catholic site is close to that idea.  Perhaps, I can email them and the Orthodox site and ask them if I can send them some icons.

Festal Creations could possibly do that for you, but you would have to order in quantity.  They already have a Coptic saints bracelet.

Thank you...will give them a try as well  Smiley
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« Reply #130 on: February 15, 2011, 09:29:02 PM »

1903- Oecumenical Patriarch Joachim III distributing the newly consecrated Holy Myron (Chrism) to the Bishops

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« Reply #131 on: February 15, 2011, 10:21:37 PM »

An Incredible Picture, taken at a moment where a saint of our church decides to reveal himself behind the man asking for his prayers.
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^That is something, mina! Who is that saint?
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« Reply #133 on: February 16, 2011, 08:07:48 AM »

^That is something, mina! Who is that saint?

He was our previous Pope, Pope St. Kyrillos VI, who was a wonder-worker.
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^That is something, mina! Who is that saint?

He was our previous Pope, Pope St. Kyrillos VI, who was a wonder-worker.

I see. Do you have any idea when that picture was taken?
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