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  1. Pravoslavbob

    Aggressive current atheism showcased in article comments on "new" Dead Sea scrolls

    It was not so long ago that one could find many thoughtful and tolerant atheists among the non-believng crowd. I am sure that there are still many of them around, but the rise of Christopher Hitchen types, social media and other factors make it seem like hyper-aggressive intolerant atheists are...
  2. Pravoslavbob

    New Dead Sea scrolls found hidden in desert cave in Israel

    Israeli archaeologists on Tuesday announced the discovery of dozens of new Dead Sea scroll fragments bearing a biblical text found in a desert cave and believed hidden during a Jewish revolt against Rome nearly 1,900 years ago. https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/new-dead-sea-scrolls-1.5951332...
  3. Pravoslavbob

    Forgive me, a sinner.

    Dear Fathers, Brothers, and Sisters, On this first week of the Great Fast, I just wanted to take the opportunity to ask forgiveness of anyone I may have offended here over the years. I know that at times I have made comments that were unnecessarily hurtful or not made in a spirit of love...
  4. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: (Serious Question) Do any you ever feel like you're in the wrong jurisdiction ?

    This topic has been moved to Faith Issues. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=78229.0
  5. Pravoslavbob

    Toronto bans Holy Communion, Baptism, and Singing in Churches

    The City of Toronto appears to have temporarily banned Holy Communion, Baptism, Singing, (and one document not linked to here even mentions loud talking) in its churches as part of its fight against COVID-19!  If one googles the issue, it really appears that the Orthodox consider this bylaw to...
  6. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: Ex-Orthodox, now Catholic pondering going back to Orthodoxy. Heres my problems:

    This topic has been moved to Convert Issues. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=77802.0
  7. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: Any other ROCOR folks here tired of all the constant "Russia is our enemy" talk?

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=77130.0
  8. Pravoslavbob

    Painting by Cimabue "discovered" in house in France sells for 24 million euros

    13th-Century Masterpiece Found in French Woman's Kitchen Sells for $26.6 Million (PARIS) — A masterpiece attributed to the 13th-century Italian painter Cimabue that was discovered earlier this year in an elderly French woman’s kitchen sold for 24 million euros ($26.6 million) Sunday...
  9. Pravoslavbob

    Pope issues new canon law requiring priests, nuns to report clergy sex abuse

    Pope issues new canon law requiring priests, nuns to report clergy sex abuse and coverups Law offers protections for whistleblowers, but doesn't require them to report to police Pope Francis issued a new canon law requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual...
  10. Pravoslavbob

    Sister Wendy Beckett, Nun Who Became a BBC Star and Art Critic, Dies at 88

    Sister Wendy Beckett, a Roman Catholic nun who interrupted a cloistered life of prayer in England in 1991 and soared to international stardom with lyrical BBC documentaries that made her one of the most improbable art critics in television history, died on Wednesday in the village of East...
  11. Pravoslavbob

    Catholic nuns speak out against their abuse by priests and others

    The Catholic Church's global organization of nuns has denounced the "culture of silence and secrecy" surrounding sexual abuse in the church and is urging sisters who have been abused to report the crimes to police and their superiors...
  12. Pravoslavbob

    Best Elvis Ever Contest!

    IMHO, the best Elvis imitator ever is Jim Carrey acting as Andy Kaufman acting as Elvis.  You think you know a better one?  Go ahead and post it....and may the best Elvis win! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Gfq8tKSAYA
  13. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: Is it OK to Punch Nazis?

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=72180.0
  14. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: Where Do You Fit in the Political Typology?

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=59306.0
  15. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: Where Do You Fit in the Political Typology?

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=59306.0
  16. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: City of Seattle gives preliminary approval to 15$ minimum wage

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=58680.0
  17. Pravoslavbob

    God has gone up with a SHOUT!

    The Lord, with the sound of a trumpet!
  18. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: What is your opinion of #social-security and government welfare?

    [color=green]This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=57993.0
  19. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: The Numbers Vladimir Putin Doesn’t Want You to See

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=57901.0
  20. Pravoslavbob

    MOVED: So, ... Who is the President of the Ukraine?

    This topic has been moved to Politics. http://www.orthodoxchristianity.net/forum/index.php?topic=57451.0
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