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by someguy
Wed 15 May 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Liturgics and Mysteries
Topic: Requiem / μνημόσυνο correct explanation
Replies: 2
Views: 646

Re: Requiem / μνημόσυνο correct explanation

Many weeks and many views but no wisdom?

If anyone has any views please reply, thanks :)

Christ is risen!!! / Χριστός ἀνέστη!!!
by someguy
Sun 31 March 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Liturgics and Mysteries
Topic: Requiem / μνημόσυνο correct explanation
Replies: 2
Views: 646

Requiem / μνημόσυνο correct explanation

Hello, Tried searching online but a couldn't find anything on the understanding of requiem/μνημόσυνο and its goal and roots etc like which ecumenical council established it... Also I know that the ancient orthodox dogma does not have purgatory only heaven/hell and no one escape the judgment seat of ...
by someguy
Thu 24 January 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: GrandDuchessXenia life summary (in honor of StXenia's Day
Replies: 8
Views: 6611

Re: GrandDuchessXenia life summary (in honor of StXenia's Day

olgakaravanos wrote:Can a brother and sister marry another brother and sister? (I am assuming if falls under the two brothers marry two sisters. )


Yes my understanding is siblings cannot marry
Also unmarried siblings of a married couple cannot marry each other as both families are one family after marriage...
by someguy
Sun 20 January 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: GrandDuchessXenia life summary (in honor of StXenia's Day
Replies: 8
Views: 6611

Re: GrandDuchessXenia life summary (in honor of StXenia's Day

Is this not uncanonical as aren't orthodox only to marry fourth cousins and beyond not third or closer? I had a chance to have a look at my "The Rudder" book to check and looks like I'm wrong about the distance required, see below; " Prohibited Marriages 1) A brother cannot marry his...
by someguy
Tue 15 January 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: GrandDuchessXenia life summary (in honor of StXenia's Day
Replies: 8
Views: 6611

Re: GrandDuchessXenia life summary (in honor of StXenia's Day

Married aged 19 to Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich, her first cousin, Xenia received a million rouble dowry. Is this not uncanonical as aren't orthodox only to marry fourth cousins and beyond not third or closer? Do the canons exempt royalty or for the good of the nation its oikonomia? Such a sad...
by someguy
Fri 16 November 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Inquiring into Orthodoxy
Topic: Are all ROCOR's true?
Replies: 1
Views: 6806

Are all ROCOR's true?

Hello,

Do all ROCOR's have links to St. John Maximovitch and Metropolitan Philaret?

I'm guessing not all are true though what is the below exactly;
http://www.rocor.org.au/

Thanks as always
by someguy
Tue 13 November 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Inquiring into Orthodoxy
Topic: Is this a Vagante or True Greek Jurisdiction?
Replies: 11
Views: 17388

Re: Is this a Vagante or True Greek Jurisdiction?

I think alot of "mainstream" orthodox followers shun "true" orthodox parishes as they are usually small and class them as schismatic and disobedient. In my experience they say they are rogue and against the church and then all the stories of pedophilia come out etc. Sadly this ha...

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