I guess it's a good thing Orthodoxy doesn't have it's Pat Robertson/Jerry Falwell equivalency; this could be read as a 'sign'.
Lord, have mercy!
A sign that could be read either way.
Tornado destroys ecumenist stronghold of cult of personality
Orthodox children saved from tornado by praying to the Mother of God, thus proving the true faith.
Well, obviously those in the Church praying the Supplication to the Theotokos were saved.
Guess that is not too obvious, after all. [Shakes head.]
The memory of God should be treasured in our hearts like the precious pearl mentioned in the Holy Gospel. Our life's goal should be to nurture and contemplate God always within, and never let it depart, for this steadfastness will drive demons away from us. - Paraphrased from St. Philotheus of Sinai
Writings from the Philokalia: On Prayer of the Heart,
Translated from the Russian by E. Kadloubovksy and G.E.H. Palmer, Faber and Faber, London, Boston, 1992 printing.