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Offline alexpetros

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In process of converting
« on: August 10, 2013, 08:46:43 PM »
This is my second post in this forum (following a post on nationalism). I am a Latin-Rite Catholic and my girlfriend is a baptised Catholic (only Sacrament of Initiation she has ever received) and we have been going to an OCA mission parish in the town we live in. I was a catechumen for awhile, then left after attending Easter Vigil Mass with my dad due to some internal pressures. Both my girlfriend and I intend on going back to the OCA parish. Please pray for us on our journeys.

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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2013, 08:47:59 PM »
Lord have mercy on your servants.

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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2013, 12:06:40 AM »
Lord have mercy on Alex Petros and his girlfriend.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

Offline Putnik Namernik

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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2013, 12:57:12 AM »
May Lord have mercy and give you strength.

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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2013, 02:16:36 AM »
Welcome, and lord have mercy!
"as [you've] informed us that respect chills love, it is natural to conclude that all your pretty flights arise from your pampered sensibility; and that, vain of this fancied preeminence of organs, you foster every emotion till the fumes, mounting to your brain, dispel the sober suggestions of reason. It is not in this view surprising that when you should argue you become impassioned, and that reflection inflames your imagination instead of enlightening your understanding." - Mary Wollstonecraft

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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2013, 02:32:00 AM »
Lord, have mercy and may He grant you the strength and courage to continue on with your journey. 

You and your wife are mature enough to understand that Satan will pull out all the stops to discourage you.  If you begin having negative feelings about your journey, or if you experience external pressure to not proceed any further, know that it very well could be Satan;  "Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour (1 Peter 5:8)  I will pray for you and your family.   
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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2013, 08:03:52 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Your servants.

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Re: In process of converting
« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2013, 08:09:00 AM »
Lord, Have Mercy!