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    I just need prayers

    I just need prayers, so to make it short, I just feel extremely stressed, I have been waiting on the single stasus affidavit for authentication for marriage in Ethiopia, and I just feel the third party apostille company keeps giving me the runaround, saying "ohh next week" then " we apologize we...
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    How common is this in the EOTC?

    This looks very Charasmatic, how common are these exorcism services in the EOTC
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    Catholics move to Open Communion with Protestants

    http://ad-orientem.blogspot.com/2020/02/protestants-to-receive-communion-at.html?m=1 So much for guarding the mysteries.
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    Bulgaria Ukraine

    Anyone more knowledgeable please comment. We need a Holy Synod to deal with this mess, Lord have mercy. http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Bulgarian-Metropolitan-expresses-communion-with-the-Ukrainian-Orthodox-Church-48697.html
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    Old Believers moving back to Russia

    Fascinating , will there still be Old Believers left in the disapora? http://byztex.blogspot.com/2019/10/old-believers-in-diaspora-receive.html?m=1
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    Greek Church recognizes Ukraine Church

    Yikes ! Where do we go from here, how will the Russians respond? Macedonia in the cards? Recognizing the Greek Old Calendarists? http://ad-orientem.blogspot.com/2019/10/important-greek-orthodox-church.html?m=1...
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    Priests sign letter protesting Kremlin

    Granted it from the Catholic hearld, yet the point still stands, priests more than  ever in the ROC seem to be protesting the Kremlin. https://catholicherald.co.uk/magazine/i-cant-stand-the-lies-the-priests-letter-rocking-the-kremlin/
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    Western rite and the Flow of history

    https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/nootherfoundation/the-western-rite-and-the-flow-of-history/ What is everyone view of this article?
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    Syriac Orthodox ordination of Female Deaconess

    http://byztex.blogspot.com/2019/07/syriac-church-ordains-mzamronyotho.html?m=1 Can some Oriental Orthodox explain? How common is it? Is it all like the Episcopalians or ELCA Lutheran craziness or is it not? Honestly I'm just asking, im not too familiar with Oriental Orthodoxy regarding this issue.
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    OCL will push for for US Autoceplhacy during Ecumical patriarch visit

    http://www.monomakhos.com/seriously-guys/ This can't end well,  this will hamper Orthodox Missionary efforts,  pan-Orthodoxy,  and divide the flock more,  now not the time,  and it not the canonical way to be granted Autoceplhacy. Lord have mercy.
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    Toll Houses

    Hi,  is there anything like the Ariel Toll Houses in Oriental Orthodoxy?  Just out of mere curiosity, and I know it not a easy question due to the more lose confederation nature of orginzation that is Oriental Orthodoxy (I mean that in a good way btw) . Thanks
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    Methodist Conference vote

    https://www.christianitytoday.com/news/2019/february/united-methodist-lgbt-vote-conference-plan.html Kudos to the Methodist that voted to keep marriage as a man,  and a woman,  Adam & Eve,  not Adam & Steve.  Once Again it's the Africans holding the line against white Liberal Christians,  kudos...
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    Greek Orthodox memorial service for K-9

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    Your convert stage has passed

    what to make of it, I feel like my zeal is pretty lost, I feel normal, maybe a healthy thing? I'm in a odd spot where I look at Converts like many looked at me in the past as "crazy" yet I can never fully be cradle.
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    Chile Sex Abuse

    Wow shedding of documents, not cooperating with Authorities, raids on Church offices, seem the Catholic Church is in trouble in Chile. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-chile-abuse-church-insight/theres-going-to-be-a-raid-a-chilean-prosecutor-forces-catholic-church-to-give-up-secrets-idUSKBN1KL1H0
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    Atheist Greek PM blamed for earthquake says Bishop

    is the Bishop out of line here, or correct, remember he is a bishop folks, so don't cross any lines in disrespect. http://www.ekathimerini.com/231080/article/ekathimerini/news/atheist-pm-to-blame-for-deadly-fires-says-greek-bishop
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    Ethiopian Orthodox Exorcism

    Punches in the face, giving the priest your monthly wage, is this how Exorcism are done in Ethiopian Orthodoxy? BTW bot a fan of the mocking, and disrespectful tone by the Dailyfail...
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    Cossacks will police World Cup against Gay kissing.

    wow Russia isn't playing around, Cossacks are defenders of Orthodoxy in Russia, that I put it in Christian news. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5813527/More-300-Cossack-horseman-deployed-monitor-LGBT-kissing-World-Cup-host-city.html
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    Holy Sepulchre shuts down!

    Incase anybody missed it .. I'm at a loss for words.. During Lent too.. https://www.christiantoday.com/article/jerusalems-church-of-holy-sepulchre-shuts-indefinitely-amid-fierce-row-with-israel/126376.htm
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    Have you ever ...

    Gone backed, and looked at your old posts, and think "what was I thinking" . I looked at one of mine from 2015, I want well, but I used the term "ethnic worshippers" for cradles . I look at it now, with a cringe face,  no cradles I know ever worshiped ethnicity. Anybody else look back like " I...