All the Wineries in Northern California destroyed.

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All the Wineries in Northern California destroyed.

Postby Maria » Wed 11 October 2017 3:02 am

The local news is saying that all the wineries in Northern California have been destroyed.
And they are also saying that this was arson.

This is devastating. How will the Orthodox Churches get their sacramental wine?

Lord have mercy.
Lord Jesus Christ, have mercy on me a sinner.

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Re: All the Wineries in Northern California destroyed.

Postby Justice » Wed 11 October 2017 3:16 am

Maria wrote:The local news is saying that all the wineries in Northern California have been destroyed.
And they are also saying that this was arson.

This is devastating. How will the Orthodox Churches get their sacramental wine?

Lord have mercy.

Lord have mercy! hopefully they can import wine from a surrounding state such as Oregon.

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Re: All the Wineries in Northern California destroyed.

Postby Barbara » Thu 12 October 2017 3:55 am

I saw that news too. Really, ALL ?
It seems those fires are concentrated in Napa and Sonoma Counties, and these are where the grapes are grown.
I would like to see a map of which areas have been affected. Has anyone come across anything like that so as to better
grasp the dire emergency ?

Really > arson ? I had not seen any particular cause advanced ; mainly statements that it is difficult to sort things out at this point to tell what did start the fires. This is shocking !! Who would start such fires deliberately ?
The descriptions in the news of the devastation are almost surreal.


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