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Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« on: October 01, 2019, 10:09:27 PM »
Anyone have any recommendations? Though dating fellow Orthodox would be ideal, I am open to dating other Christians, so it does not have to specifically be an Orthodox site. Theoretically, it doesn't even have to be specifically a Christian site, though I would think it would be advisable.

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2019, 10:23:01 PM »
I tried eligiblegreeks.com for 3 months.  I walked away empty-handed.   :(

I think someone posted an Orthodox dating site on the singles thread in Orthodox Family Forum.

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2019, 10:38:51 PM »
I think someone posted an Orthodox dating site on the singles thread in Orthodox Family Forum.
Glad I don't have deja vu for no reason.   :laugh:

I think you're referring to this post...
http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php/topic,28701.msg1581557.html#msg1581557
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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #3 on: October 01, 2019, 10:41:58 PM »
I think someone posted an Orthodox dating site on the singles thread in Orthodox Family Forum.
Glad I don't have deja vu for no reason.   :laugh:

I think you're referring to this post...
http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php/topic,28701.msg1581557.html#msg1581557

Thank you for identifying the link.   ;)

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2019, 12:37:14 PM »
OK, so I'm on orthodoxandsingle.com now, but apparently you have to pay for a premium membership to be able to directly message other members...which is frustrating enough that I'm barely willing to give the site much of a chance. That seems to almost defeat the point of a dating site. Maybe I will investigate it a little more, but that just seems ridiculous.

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2019, 12:53:19 PM »
Um, I'm on there too.

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #6 on: December 13, 2019, 01:04:28 PM »
OK, so I'm on orthodoxandsingle.com now, but apparently you have to pay for a premium membership to be able to directly message other members...which is frustrating enough that I'm barely willing to give the site much of a chance. That seems to almost defeat the point of a dating site. Maybe I will investigate it a little more, but that just seems ridiculous.

Probably don't have enough traffic to make sufficient revenue off ads, so they have to rely on (hope on?) a membership system to pay the bills?

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #7 on: December 13, 2019, 04:03:30 PM »
OK, so I'm on orthodoxandsingle.com now, but apparently you have to pay for a premium membership to be able to directly message other members...which is frustrating enough that I'm barely willing to give the site much of a chance. That seems to almost defeat the point of a dating site. Maybe I will investigate it a little more, but that just seems ridiculous.

Add to that the fact they encourage people to involve their priest.  I think that may turn some away. I think it would also be something the priest might be uncomfortable being involved with.
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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #8 on: December 13, 2019, 04:14:29 PM »
OK, so I'm on orthodoxandsingle.com now, but apparently you have to pay for a premium membership to be able to directly message other members...which is frustrating enough that I'm barely willing to give the site much of a chance. That seems to almost defeat the point of a dating site. Maybe I will investigate it a little more, but that just seems ridiculous.

Maybe there is a possibility to send some way to contact via gifts or one message daily or something like these? (from my experience from Polish dating websites)
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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #9 on: December 13, 2019, 04:59:18 PM »

There's the Facebook page - Orthodox Christian Singles... that has recently produced two actual engagements.  Give them a try.
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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #10 on: January 07, 2020, 11:05:15 PM »
Well...I went ahead and bought a subscription to OrthodoxAndSingle since it's relatively cheap and I can afford it. I wonder how this will go.


There's the Facebook page - Orthodox Christian Singles... that has recently produced two actual engagements.  Give them a try.

I appreciate the suggestion, but I try to avoid Facebook whenever possible.

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #11 on: January 07, 2020, 11:06:12 PM »
May God guide your search.
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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #12 on: January 07, 2020, 11:12:59 PM »
I appreciate the suggestion, but I try to avoid Facebook whenever possible.

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Re: Good dating websites for Orthodox Christians
« Reply #13 on: January 26, 2020, 09:54:18 PM »
Anyone have any recommendations?

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