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How Do you View the EO/OO Situation?

I am OO and I believe the EOs are Orthodox
I am EO and I believe the OO are Orthodox
I am OO and I don't believe the EOs are Orthodox
I am EO and I don't view OOs as Orthodox
I am OO and I'm not sure how to vote
I am EO and I'm not sure how to vote

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Offline copticmind

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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #45 on: July 15, 2011, 03:16:50 PM »
No it's not. The last section is really bad.

I don't agree with everything HH Pope Shenouda III writes, however, for this book, I admit that the book is poorly translated into English. I have read the Arabic version too, and I believe it describes the OO view properly.
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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #46 on: July 15, 2011, 03:20:59 PM »
No it's not. The last section is really bad.

Really? That book helped me to understand the "one united nature" doctrine. If it wouldn't be to hard to do, could you explain the last section (the correct understanding of it) a bit for me. :)

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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #47 on: July 15, 2011, 03:39:18 PM »
No it's not. The last section is really bad.

Really? That book helped me to understand the "one united nature" doctrine. If it wouldn't be to hard to do, could you explain the last section (the correct understanding of it) a bit for me. :)

The last section essentially has the appearance of Monothelitism. His Holiness appears to suggest that the only difference between the human and divine wills is contradiction and therefore union with God comes from the obliteration of the difference of our wills.
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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #48 on: July 15, 2011, 03:42:53 PM »
No it's not. The last section is really bad.

Really? That book helped me to understand the "one united nature" doctrine. If it wouldn't be to hard to do, could you explain the last section (the correct understanding of it) a bit for me. :)

The last section essentially has the appearance of Monothelitism. His Holiness appears to suggest that the only difference between the human and divine wills is contradiction and therefore union with God comes from the obliteration of the difference of our wills.
I see. Thanks! :)

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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #49 on: July 29, 2011, 09:12:46 PM »
--Bump--

Wait, is bumping threads in any way, shape, or form against the forum's rules?

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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #50 on: July 29, 2011, 09:13:42 PM »
Not that I know of.   :)

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Re: Current OO Views on EOs and Vice-Versa
« Reply #51 on: July 29, 2011, 09:14:01 PM »
"I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live: And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die [...] These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world." -The Lord Jesus Christ

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