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Offline Stepan

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Finally!!
« on: December 15, 2011, 01:55:01 PM »
Just wanted to share that a date was set for Chrismation for myself and my family. My family and I will celebrate the Nativity as Orthodox.

This has been nearly a decade long journey getting here. Thanks be to God that the day is finally arriving!!!

Stepan

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2011, 01:55:51 PM »
Glory to God!

You must be ridiculously excited!! :)
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #2 on: December 15, 2011, 01:56:40 PM »
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #3 on: December 15, 2011, 01:59:07 PM »
Glory to God!

You must be ridiculously excited!! :)

Very much so.  ;D


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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #4 on: December 15, 2011, 02:00:12 PM »
Glory be to God!

Congratulations Stepan! the Lord that helped you to begin, will also help you to finish. God be with you and your family :)
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #5 on: December 15, 2011, 02:11:40 PM »

Wonderful news!  Congratulations...and welcome home!!!!  :)
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #6 on: December 15, 2011, 02:19:18 PM »
God grant you many years.
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #7 on: December 15, 2011, 02:28:32 PM »
Congratulations!  Many Years!

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #8 on: December 15, 2011, 03:52:37 PM »
Congrats and many years!!
I too am on the 10 year plan!
We just became Catechumens last Sunday after 10 years(on and off) of inquiring!

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #9 on: December 15, 2011, 04:21:10 PM »
Congratulations! 

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #10 on: December 15, 2011, 07:12:58 PM »
Congratulations and many years to you and your family!
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #11 on: December 15, 2011, 09:06:46 PM »
Many years.   :angel:
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #12 on: December 15, 2011, 11:19:29 PM »
AWESOME!!

Many years!! and Congratulations!! What a Christmas Prezzy!!
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #13 on: December 15, 2011, 11:26:39 PM »
Just wanted to share that a date was set for Chrismation for myself and my family. My family and I will celebrate the Nativity as Orthodox.

This has been nearly a decade long journey getting here. Thanks be to God that the day is finally arriving!!!

Stepan

What saint's name did you pick?   :)
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #14 on: December 15, 2011, 11:46:35 PM »
Many years!

Congratulations!
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #15 on: December 15, 2011, 11:50:10 PM »
Many years. BTW, great timing!

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #16 on: December 16, 2011, 01:45:55 AM »
Glory to God and congratulations!
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #17 on: December 16, 2011, 02:42:39 AM »
Just wanted to share that a date was set for Chrismation for myself and my family. My family and I will celebrate the Nativity as Orthodox.

This has been nearly a decade long journey getting here. Thanks be to God that the day is finally arriving!!!

Stepan

Glory to God! Good things come to those who wait  :angel:

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #18 on: December 16, 2011, 06:20:10 AM »
Glory to God and Many Years!

Now the struggle truly begins. But Our Lord will never leave you or forsake you, and His Church is your loving Mother in whom you may always find refuge, comfort, strength, and peace.


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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #19 on: December 16, 2011, 05:49:44 PM »
Just wanted to share that a date was set for Chrismation for myself and my family. My family and I will celebrate the Nativity as Orthodox.

This has been nearly a decade long journey getting here. Thanks be to God that the day is finally arriving!!!

Stepan

What saint's name did you pick?   :)

I was actually named after St. Stephen so that makes it pretty easy :)

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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #20 on: December 16, 2011, 05:58:35 PM »
Congratulations! God grant you many years!
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Re: Finally!!
« Reply #21 on: December 16, 2011, 08:24:46 PM »
Just wanted to share that a date was set for Chrismation for myself and my family. My family and I will celebrate the Nativity as Orthodox.

This has been nearly a decade long journey getting here. Thanks be to God that the day is finally arriving!!!

Stepan

What saint's name did you pick?   :)

I was actually named after St. Stephen so that makes it pretty easy :)

Yay!   :angel: :laugh: A good one.
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