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Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« on: August 03, 2014, 04:29:19 AM »
My plane leaves at 7:45 for St. Mary and St. Moses Monastery in Texas. I'll be there one whole week (til Sunday). Obviously I will not be posting during my retreat. Pray that this stimulates my spiritual life, and that God shows me His will for my future, or whatever he deems fit. Thank you Everyone.
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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2014, 04:47:33 AM »
Pray for me while you are there, if you think of me!

May your time be blessed and joyful!


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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2014, 05:53:21 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2014, 10:59:30 AM »
Are you trying to discern if you have a vocation to the religious life? 

Within the RC Church, people have to be ready to give up marriage for this.  I would imagine an Orthodox would not be able to be a Monk unless they gave up marriage too.  Is that correct?

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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2014, 11:03:52 AM »
:)

Lord have mercy!!

Many blessings and many graces!

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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2014, 05:20:42 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2014, 05:26:52 PM »
will you come back?

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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #7 on: August 03, 2014, 06:22:40 PM »
Lord have mercy.

Have a safe and enlightening trip....

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Re: Pray for me. I'm going to the monastery.
« Reply #8 on: August 03, 2014, 10:08:54 PM »
Lord, have mercy on your servant.
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