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« on: July 01, 2012, 02:00:03 PM »

How's that for humility?

Looking at Orthodoxy, I would say the religion is about being ignorant and apathetic to what is happening in the world, beating yourself up and not becoming particurarily good at anything.
 
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« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2012, 02:14:50 PM »

Okay... thank you for the information, but what are you going to do with it?
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« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2012, 02:28:17 PM »

Sing the tune.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6khld0NiME

I'm thinking Orthodoxy is the religion of form and denial of power. Of course, Catholicism fits that description as well. We don't have to say they are different. I have different feelings regarding the Orthodox Church, but I am none the less not impressed.
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« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2012, 02:47:06 PM »

No need to display such anger.  You are not oppressed.  If you disagree with the Orthodox Church, that's ok; however, disparaging comments reveal more than you realize.
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« Reply #4 on: July 01, 2012, 03:00:50 PM »

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