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Offline JonathanSantiago

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The Orthodox Church in Puerto Rico not longer exists.
« on: August 21, 2017, 12:31:54 PM »
I was a catechumen from the Saint Spyridon Orthodox Church in Puerto Rico. I stopped going to the  church several months because problems with the fasting. Recently I discovered that the bishop and the priest from that parish joined Rome. They are now Byzantine Catholics . Ecumenism is a very serious threat for the Orthodox Church. Some orthodox bishops worldwide are ecumenist.
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Re: The Orthodox Church in Puerto Rico not longer exists.
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2017, 01:09:16 PM »
We discussed it in this thread: http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php/topic,71894.0.html

And it seems there is still at least one Orthodox mission :)
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Re: The Orthodox Church in Puerto Rico not longer exists.
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2017, 01:22:59 PM »
I was a catechumen from the Saint Spyridon Orthodox Church in Puerto Rico. I stopped going to the  church several months because problems with the fasting. Recently I discovered that the bishop and the priest from that parish joined Rome. They are now Byzantine Catholics . Ecumenism is a very serious threat for the Orthodox Church. Some orthodox bishops worldwide are ecumenist.

This isn't ecumenism.
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Re: The Orthodox Church in Puerto Rico not longer exists.
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2017, 01:43:47 PM »
And the departure from Orthodoxy seems to have a lot more to do with the idiosyncrasies of the clergy at this parish than any worldwide trend.
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