Everything has been moved up very quickly.
Oct. 29th: will be the election process (to narrow to 3 persons)
Nov. 4th: The Divine Liturgy (for the Altar Lot)
HG, Bp. Bula announced.
It will be finalized by His Beatitude, Metropolitan Bakhomious …
You do like Solomon (the king) and recommend that a sword be used to separate the both. If one really loves the other, they will be baptized in likeness.
As for all the marital stuff. I would expect that because of their dire situation, they woul…
To add to the above:
Generally, if you are going to an area that you are not known, it makes it easier if you present the receiving priest with an introductory note from your parish priest. You have to realize that some priests are nervous relativ…
My Dear Father,
It is a wonderful idea, and a wonderful academic service.
You are something else!
I will take advantage of the opportunity for this blessing and will be able to extend for five of the 25 spots. I put out the challenge to others o…
You do not fashion the collar, but keep it as part of the larger uncut cloth, do the embroidery, then cut and fashion/sew the collar to sizing and style.
I do not post pictures or files, since I do not want any electronic stamp to lead back…
I used to make them for my priest also. After he went to his rest I have not made any for anyone else.
Making my own vestments has been a sacred task for me. I think about a lot of things as they concern the service as I make them. Also I listen…
You make a pattern, different methods:
2. sketch on graph paper
Transfer to tissue paper and lightly mark on the fabric, set machine for embroidery and fill-in.
There are embroidery machines by Singer and Brother (and even higher pr…
I'm the dingbat that made his own tonias.
I wouldn't even know how to describe the process. I made my first tonia when I was 14 years old.
No one taught me how to sew. I just got the manual for the machine. I practiced with rags and then used an…
There is no such thing as a moderate or liberal muslim.
They are all the same. Don't fool yourself.
Whether it is God's Will or not, this is the situation.
A Christian Woman as a VP is a gimmick--nothing more.
She will be expected to make mahshee…
Actually, quite ingenious.
VP's are there for appearance. They do nothing.
She would not be able to become president because she is not Muslim.
It appeases the dim minds of the western liberals.
It takes away our ability to claim no representation.…
There were never any elections. Hence nothing to be upset at.
Morsi had a deal with the army.
By bringing the people into Tahrir and verbally threatening the system he was showing the reality and necessity for the action to be taken by the army.
The world does not care.
They are watching, and doing nothing, relative to what is happening in Syria.
This is no different than in other parts of Africa or Asia.
The United States helped MB put a candidate on the ballot. In their stupidity, they…