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Offline The Wolf

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Something New or Something Old?
« on: April 08, 2006, 05:22:34 AM »
Do most posters follow the new or old Calendar?
If the old, why?
If the New do you celebrate Easter with the old calenderist or with everyone else?
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Re: Something New or Something Old?
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2006, 10:04:11 AM »
We have one celebration of Pascha and the Paschal cycle (the 70 days before and 58 days after) in 99% of the Orthodox world - Old Calendar.  The 1% is Finland, who celebrates with the West due to some legal restrictions.

As far as who is on what calendar for everything but the Paschal cycle, I would suppose that since the majority (whether slim or great, it matters not) are OCA/AOA/GOA, it is probably the New Calendar; those in the SOC, GOC, etc. are on the old.
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