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Offline walter1234

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Saint title?
« on: December 13, 2012, 09:08:24 AM »
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1.Where is all these Saints Title come from ?

2.Who created all these Saints titles?

3.When was the 'Saints titles' formed?

4.Who is reponsible to recognize the Holy person as  Saint and determine which title he/ she belong to in Orthodox Church?
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Re: Saint title?
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2012, 09:11:02 AM »
They are quite logical, aren't they? Martyr, apostle, wonderworker...

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Re: Saint title?
« Reply #2 on: December 13, 2012, 11:08:27 AM »
They are not just titles, but realities. The Church as whole acknowledges their holiness, and the clergy has the power to make it official.