Here is the answer of HH Pope Shenouda concerning this matter, it's taken from the book "So many years with the problems of people" (http://www.suscopts.org/stmaryhouston/framePage.html?/stmaryhouston/lit/pope/pope.html) :
There are two a…
I think one thing one should do to stay humble is always remembering that even if i see myself a good person or i have many gifts i don't have to be glorious abt this because it's due to the work of the grace of God in me and that God who put in me …
U can also see when u read the 2 passages (Luke chapter 1), that Zachariah didn't believe what the archangel Gabriel said to him and that's why Gabriel told him then "I am Gabriel, that stand in the presence of God". As for St Mary, she believed imm…
I think the best thing to do is to pray. (and also to ask your father of confession)
Like bishop Moussa said once, u should pray and say to God if this love is from You so keep it but if it's not so throw it away from me.
Our Lord Jesus came to the world to save anyone who came to him.
But most of Jews refused Christ cause they were thinking that the saviour will come to deliver them from Romans ; they didn't understand and they are still waiting for a savior to come…
"notofthisword" is right because Ahmed didn't say anything wrong so Add i don't understand why u attack him.
I'm also very glad to see a muslim guy on the site with a very open mind. Ahmed u give a very good image of Islam ;)
After all da nices posts u all wrote
I just want to share with u a sermon of Amba Moussa about Love, it's great. u'll find it on :
http://saintmina-holmdel.org/Multimedia/index.php in "sermons"
it's called "al shabab wal 3atefa"
I want to ask another question on the same topic. DO u think ther's a certain age to start confessing?
Personaly i think when u start really young it becomes very normal 4 u to sit with abouna and tell him about anything.
I want to say also that we can't stay too long without confession beause no one knows when he'll die so we have to repent often. So I think a few months between 2 confessions but we can't stay years without confession.
"Let your women keep silent in the churches, for they are not permitted to speak; but they are to be submissive, as the law also says. And if they want to learn something, let them ask their own husbands at home; for it is shameful for women to spea…
I just want to say that I agree with Loly. And that she's really right.
Because the real power of our church is our faith in God who can defend us against anyone. So I don't think we should go in demonstrations or make petitions or even thinking ab…