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Becoming a Catechumen
« on: December 01, 2011, 12:32:02 AM »
hey folks

I will be entering the catechumenate on this Sunday, the Entry of the Theotokos.

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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2011, 12:35:16 AM »
Congratulations.   :angel:

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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2011, 12:48:54 AM »
Yay Montalo! Many years! :)
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2011, 01:00:01 AM »
May God grant you many years!
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2011, 01:53:05 AM »
Many years!
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2011, 01:57:31 AM »
congrats

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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2011, 01:58:55 AM »
Congratulations! :-)
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2011, 10:31:18 AM »
Many years!
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #8 on: December 02, 2011, 10:48:46 AM »
God grant you Many Years!! +

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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #9 on: December 04, 2011, 02:11:58 PM »
thanks folks

so yeah, im a catechumen now

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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #10 on: December 04, 2011, 02:36:57 PM »
Congratulations! Many years!

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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #11 on: December 04, 2011, 03:19:26 PM »
Awesome! Congrats.
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #12 on: December 04, 2011, 03:55:57 PM »
Many Years! Congratulations braugh!
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #13 on: December 04, 2011, 03:58:56 PM »
Yay!!
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Re: Becoming a Catechumen
« Reply #14 on: December 08, 2011, 10:18:10 AM »
Wonderful!  How was your experience?  Do share!

Many years to you, and may you grow as an icon of Christ

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