I'm sorry, but nothing is coming up for your image, so I don't know what "this" is to explain.filipiniana said:ialmisry said:'ialmisry said:The Church of Russia reached China, Korea and Japan, and, so it seems, the Philippines , first. Yet the EP saw fit to install its own hierarchy in those areas. In the case of China and Korea, for the greater good, given circumstances. In Japan, for no good purpose. Where does that leave the Philippines?
I repeat myself.
Obedience?filipiniana said:THIS IS ANTIOCHIAN BRAND OF ORTHODOXY IN THE PHILIPPINES
What a shame!!!
These Antiochian "Orthodox" priests in the Philippines stick to NO because their Antiochian Orthodox Primate tell them to do so! They have their Primate's blessing.
That answers your question why " anyone NO would want to become Orthodox and stick to NO."
That doesn't explain the reason for the "blessing."
So what explains this: