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« Reply #45 on: July 28, 2011, 10:15:07 AM »

I wear a cassock. 

Are you a priest or deacon?

I'm the guy that helps park the cars

Touche!
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« Reply #46 on: July 28, 2011, 10:46:19 AM »

A fashion show in Russia about Orthodox women's clothing.  I think this is a fairly good guideline for ladies...



And I would think guys would just dress nicely...as others have said, no flip-flops, "wife beaters", etc...
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« Reply #47 on: July 28, 2011, 01:46:09 PM »

Doing prostrations in those slim-fit skirts would risk busting a seam. Modest, yes. Practical, no.
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« Reply #48 on: July 28, 2011, 04:21:54 PM »

I was told I am a catechumen.

So are you no longer in RCIA, as you were in January of this year?  If not, and you have decided to become Orthodox, that's great - but wouldn't you have to have attended at least one Divine Liturgy and spoken with a priest in order to now be a catechumen there?

(I'm not trying to be snarky, it's just that I have been away for a few months and am trying to catch up.  Smiley )

I've already spoken with my priest over the phone. I'm going to Vespers on Saturday and Divine Liturgy on Sunday.  Smiley
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« Reply #49 on: July 28, 2011, 04:31:18 PM »

good.
just remember to wear some clothes.
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it is less important what clothes they are...
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« Reply #50 on: July 28, 2011, 08:21:50 PM »

I've already spoken with my priest over the phone. I'm going to Vespers on Saturday and Divine Liturgy on Sunday.  Smiley

So you have been to a Divine Liturgy already? Or you are only now preparing to go?  Smiley
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