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A little bird told me...
« on: June 20, 2011, 05:52:11 PM »
... that our Webdespota, Fr. Anastasios, is now a daddy. Can anyone confirm this?
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2011, 05:56:44 PM »
FB has all the answers.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2011, 05:57:27 PM »
FB has all the answers.
Yup, that's where I found that little bird. ;D
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #3 on: June 20, 2011, 06:27:58 PM »
Was it an immaculate conception?
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #4 on: June 20, 2011, 07:33:48 PM »
What OC.net lacks, facebook makes up for in bounty.

Fr. Anastasios is a proud father according to his fb status.  God grant him, his wife and child many years!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #5 on: June 20, 2011, 07:38:27 PM »
Many years! What a great blessing.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2011, 08:18:19 PM »
Many years to the little one.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #7 on: June 20, 2011, 08:23:42 PM »
Many years!  :D
She's touring the facility/and picking up slack.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #8 on: June 20, 2011, 08:25:25 PM »
Many years!   :angel:
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #9 on: June 20, 2011, 08:44:29 PM »
According to his latest FB posts, it's a girl!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #10 on: June 20, 2011, 08:45:38 PM »
Is it too early to ask about the name?  :) :angel:
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #11 on: June 20, 2011, 08:51:18 PM »
Thanks, everyone!

Sophia is her name :)
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #12 on: June 20, 2011, 08:54:43 PM »
Thanks, everyone!

Sophia is her name :)

May she be a blessing.

I hope you both can get some much needed sleep.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #13 on: June 20, 2011, 08:55:46 PM »
Mazel tov!   :angel:
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #14 on: June 20, 2011, 09:01:26 PM »
Perfect name! I'm sure she'll fulfill her name well.  :)
She's touring the facility/and picking up slack.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #15 on: June 20, 2011, 09:11:35 PM »
Congratulations to Father A. on the addition to his family!!

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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #16 on: June 20, 2011, 10:37:47 PM »
Thanks, everyone!

Sophia is her name :)

Father,

Congratulations! Many years!

She will be in large company as in 2010 it was the second most popular girl's name in the US rising in the last five or so years.

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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #17 on: June 20, 2011, 10:46:25 PM »
Many years!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #18 on: June 21, 2011, 06:25:48 AM »
Congratulation :) Many years
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #19 on: June 21, 2011, 09:34:34 AM »
Many years!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #20 on: June 21, 2011, 10:56:59 AM »
Εις πολλά έτη!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #21 on: June 21, 2011, 12:13:05 PM »
How wonderful! Congratulations Father! Many years to her for sure.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #22 on: June 21, 2011, 08:53:10 PM »
Thanks, everyone!

Sophia is her name :)

I saw your photo album on FB and she is absolutely beautiful! 

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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #23 on: June 21, 2011, 08:56:21 PM »
aww a sweet baby. Congratulations i hope she don't have such a loud scream on her that keeps you both awake!!  ;D

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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #24 on: June 21, 2011, 10:19:42 PM »

Congratulations to the proud parents!  May God grant the family good health and many, many, blessed years!

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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #25 on: June 22, 2011, 09:29:16 AM »
Congrats! Many years!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #26 on: June 22, 2011, 02:03:27 PM »
Congrats, Father!

As a side note, here's one of the problems with using Avatars online.  When I saw this I thought "how did that happen, he looks way too old...".  I know that the picture is of Metropolitan Chrysostomos but...yeah.
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #27 on: June 22, 2011, 02:13:16 PM »
Many years!
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Re: A little bird told me...
« Reply #28 on: June 22, 2011, 02:14:44 PM »
Thanks, everyone!

Sophia is her name :)

Is she pretty, dear papa?.... :laugh:...[the answer is "NO! She's gorgeous!!"]

Wonderful!!

Many years to mama, papa and Sophia!