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Offline Salpy

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A day in the life of an Archbishop
« on: September 07, 2013, 12:52:40 PM »

People must have been saying, "What does Srpazan do all day?" because now there is a video showing a day in the life of Archbishop Hovnan:

http://www.armenianchurchwd.com/news/a-day-in-the-life-of-the-primate/

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Re: A day in the life of an Archbishop
« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2013, 02:28:04 PM »
That is really neat!  It would be pretty crazy living next door to an Archbishop.  It isn't like he lives in a palace or anything.
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Re: A day in the life of an Archbishop
« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2013, 03:33:19 PM »

People must have been saying, "What does Srpazan do all day?" because now there is a video showing a day in the life of Archbishop Hovnan:

http://www.armenianchurchwd.com/news/a-day-in-the-life-of-the-primate/

A really nice video.  Even if you don't know Armenian, it does a great job conveying the impression that bishops are real people who work hard for the faithful, and not simply liturgical space aliens who make contact with earthlings once in a while for a couple of hours.  :)
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Re: A day in the life of an Archbishop
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2013, 02:20:32 PM »
Many years to him!  ADD moment:  he had a really nice breakfast.   I had breakfast at McDonald's. :(
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Re: A day in the life of an Archbishop
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2013, 03:38:12 PM »
There is a book in Romanian called "A day in the life of a Metropolitan" . Funny but not flattering at all. I think the author, a former monk himself, suffered some mild persecution for writing it.