Monthly Archives: May 2005

Monastery of the Vision of St Paul

From the Patriarchal Website PATRIARCHAL MONASTERY OF THE VISION OF ST PAULHis Beatitude Patriarch Theodosios VI was interested in a land parcel south of Damascus, at a site known as Kawkab. He intended to erect a gigantic building there after … Continue reading

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Apostle Hermas

* The angel gave him twelve mandates:1. Believe in God; 2. To live in simplicity and innocence; do not speak evil and give alms to all who beg; 3. Love truth and avoid falsehood; 4. Preserve chastity in your thoughts; … Continue reading

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Priests May Marry Boyfriends, but …

They Must Be Celibate EpiscopaliansI kid you not.

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Monument to St Paul Unveiled in Syria

FROM THE RUSSIAN INFORMATION AGENCY NOVOSTI DAMASCUS, May 29 – A monument to St. Paul the Apostle created by a Russian sculptor was unveiled in the suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus on Saturday. His Eminence GERMAN, Archbishop of Kursk … Continue reading

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The Two Trees (Pt 5, Finis)

Meditations are intended to be read sequentially, from 1 to 33. Part OnePart TwoPart ThreePart Four (28 of 33) … Again on the Hill …“He did not die.” It was but a voice, a thought. One not invited, but present … Continue reading

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The Da Vinci Code (Long but Final)

“At this gathering [Council of Nicaea, 325] … many aspects of Christianity were debated and voted upon — the date of Easter, the role of the bishops, the administration of sacraments …” So far so good … “… and, of … Continue reading

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