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    Favorite Translation of the Bible

    You can get the KJV with Apocrypha
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    North Korea listed as hardest country on Earth to be a Christian

    https://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2020/january/top-christian-persecution-open-doors-2020-world-watch-list.html
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    Departed Forum Members

    Eternal memory!
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    New Agreement between the Greek Archdiocese of America and OO?

    May I ask, was informal inter communion common before the agreement or while not formally put into practice did it pave the way for this to become more common?
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    New Agreement between the Greek Archdiocese of America and OO?

    But Eastern Orthodox do commune Oriental Orthodox and Eastern Catholics (and vice versa) on a regular basis in the Middle East. We have had that confirmed a number of times here and yet people who don’t like the facts then try to deny it.
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    New Agreement between the Greek Archdiocese of America and OO?

    A Synodal and Patriarchal Letter. To All Our Children, Protected by God, of the Holy See of Antioch: Beloved: You must have heard of the continuous efforts for decades by our Church with the sister Syrian Orthodox Church to foster a better knowledge and understanding of both Churches, whether...
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    Apology and inquiry

    Since you asked the question I hope the mods will not consider my answer proselytizing. Simply start attending an Eastern Catholic Church, after a suitable amount of time 1-2 years you may petition to change your sui iuris Church by writing both bishops involved.
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    Religious Affiliation of New Congress Surveyed: 7 Orthodox Christians

    List I saw said Antiochian Orthodox.
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    Religious Affiliation of New Congress Surveyed: 7 Orthodox Christians

    Gus Bilirakis, John Sarbanes, Dina Titus, Darrell Issa, Victoria Spartz, Chris Pappas, Nicole Malliotakis
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    What is Kwanzaa?

    How can it detract when almost nobody celebrates it? I remember reading an estimate that about 1% of African Americans celebrate it so about 500,000 people?
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    Best Books on the Assyrian Church of the East

    EAST SYRIAN DAILY OFFICES By A. J. Maclean https://www.gorgiaspress.com/east-syrian-daily-offices
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    Best Books on the Assyrian Church of the East

    A TRANSLATION OF THE JEWEL Written by Mar Abd Yeshua, Nestorian Metropolitan of Nisibis and Armenia, a.d. 1298. https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/The_Nestorians_and_their_Rituals/Volume_2/Appendix_B
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    The Psalter as a Prayer Book

    https://store.ancientfaith.com/the-ancient-faith-psalter/ The Ancient Faith Psalter is nice in that it is ordered from Sat Vespers through Friday Matins rather than Psalms 1-150 in order.
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    I wish that there was an in between of Monastic and Layperson in The Church

    Similar https://www.companionsofnewskete.org/
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    I wish that there was an in between of Monastic and Layperson in The Church

    Well the Companions started in the 80s and still exist in an associative form.
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