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Author Topic: Orthodox Priest kisses Putin's hand... What was he thinking?  (Read 2274 times) Average Rating: 0
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« Reply #45 on: August 10, 2012, 01:51:06 AM »

Maybe the priest was taking a fool-for-Christ track and was actually making an anti-Putin statement. Either way, I enjoy the look of horror on Putin's face.

This is what I prefer to believe.

Apart from moral conduct, all that man thinks himself able to do in order to become acceptable to God is mere superstition and religious folly. - Immanuel Kant
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« Reply #46 on: August 10, 2012, 02:03:47 AM »

Quote from: Pravmir.com
A monk at the Valaam Monastery in northwestern Russia explained why he had kissed Vladimir Putin’s hand during the Russian president’s visit, the monastery’s spokesman Mikhail Shishkov said on Tuesday.


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« Reply #47 on: August 10, 2012, 02:52:34 AM »

Putin is immortal!

“There is your brother, naked, crying, and you stand there confused over the choice of an attractive floor covering.”

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« Reply #48 on: August 10, 2012, 09:13:22 AM »

Hopefully they are on a trail of tears ending in Siberia.

Does that mean WASPs should send all EO converts to Guantanamo? Are you packed already?

I don't get this ^^ comparison. The group in question isn't on trial for converting from Orthodoxy to a different denomination.

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