i believe this book, available at the link below, will answer all your questions on priesthood:
however, i also have had this personal discussion with protestant friends, and this is a str…
good luck, would be very rare
usually its the other way around
why do you want to learn it in arabic anyway?
its better in coptic
and if you know english, learn it in english
you understand perfectly well what you are saying and help…
sometimes, the repetition of prayer in a mundane way leads to the feeling of it becoming a chore
one of the advices given to me was to try to add to the prayer your own words or vary the prayer
a question for you: do you pray ALL t…
i am unsure, but if you are referring to
"I called upon you
from the depth of my heart
my Lord Jesus, Help me" etc...
it can be found here
i am not sure how to do it, i tried but could not,
has some typing errors
they have been adjusted in the previous post
if you could just fix up th…
sorry to overstep on someone,
just a few typos corrected if you wanted the text as well
please forgive me
[coptic]Hiten ni`precbi`a `nte ];e`otokoc =e=;=u Mari`a P=o=c ari`hmot nan `mpi,w `ebol `nte nennobi.
Hiten ni`precbi`a `nte `piar,yaggel…
hence this answers my next question which was going to be how can Christ be omniscient yet still be limited.
can i ask where this reference is to st Cyril?? where can i obtain it?
but now it makes a lot more sense
thank you Iqbal and …
St. Severus of Antioch further clarifies the Christological reasons underlying Christ's ability to know the hour. According to St. Severus, Christ was omniscient according to His humanity, yet He carefully qualified this by a…
if Christ was not ignorant, is He just stating the He, within the human mind, although having His divine nature, was limited to a human understanding of His own free will?
Or is it because of the FACT that He had a human mind that it mu…
i am not sure how to personally answer this question...the answer to me is clear within myself, but i cannot explain it.
however, Orthodox11, if Jesus "chose" to empty Himself, and i understand it to mean that He chose to not know certain…
i found the hymn you are looking for
i have put it on megaupload
it is called
Change my heart O God
im pretty sure its what you're looking for
i would gladly provide you with help, but i would like to know how you arrange your "HAZZAT"
if you send me a PM with details i can help
if you send me a PM saying you dont mind how i will send you one that uses my personal techn…
all these answers are available in the Psalms
if you read psalm 69 (link attached, http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?book_id=23&chapter=69&version=50 please read it) you will find that it is actually talking about being depress…
everyone has said something and i would like to add my 2 cents worth to give you a bit more to think about...
im not sure if this came up in your particular parish or Church or with your priests etc...
but remember when the Harry Potter b…
forgive my intrusion,
but Jesus as the Logos always existed in both human form and his divine form.
that is why in the conclusion of the liturgy just before communion abouna or the priest says:
"Amen, Amen, Amen, I believe....that his hum…
i would like to just clarify:
hell and hades are two different things/places.
paradise and heaven are also two different things/places.
as paradise is the waiting place for the righteous souls for the second coming of Christ, so is hades…
yes we pray the Agpeya and the tasbeha during the 50 days
it is only during passion week that we do not pray the agpeya as we want to focus on the life of Christ in the last moments.
The hours of the passion week replace the prayer…
dear Coptic Servent and mtanious32,
"Orthodox" refers to the the traditional view, look up the exact definition, even though it does indeed refer to also the Orthodox belief system.
"Catholic" refers to a term meaning ALL CHRISTIANS, and the word …
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So, Liturgy refers to Vespers, Tasbeha, Matins, and the what we know as the L…