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About navyguns

Orthodox Christian, father of three, husband of the most wonderful woman in the world. Navy vet.

Justification: Evangelical View Contrasted With the Orthodox View.

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Orthodoxy: Tradition and the Continuity of the Faith

 In a Facebook discussion from two years ago, the question was asked, “So…if Eastern Orthodoxy is THE church founded by Jesus and the Apostles, and Catholicism and Protestantism are merely heretical groups which branched off of the original church…how is … Continue reading

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The Manners of the Christians

The manners of the Christians.  [a.d. 130.] The anonymous author of this Epistle gives himself the title (Mathetes) “a disciple”  (263)  of the Apostles,” Chapter V.—The manners of the Christians. For the Christians are distinguished from other men neither by country, nor language, nor … Continue reading

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The Priest Who Did Not Want to Serve the Divine Liturgy

There was once a priest who did not want to serve the liturgy because it was a cold winter day. The temperature was 10 degrees below zero and the priest knew that the only person who was likely to come … Continue reading

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A Worthy Cause

If you have five or ten dollars to spare, please head over here http://www.gofundme.com/zdbnsf7 and show some love to a warrior woman who fights the good fight of faith daily. Through many years as a navy wife, she raised the … Continue reading

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ROCOR Synod Statement

Statement by the Chancery of the Diocese of Chicago and Mid-America on the Issue of Homosexual Marriage to the Clergy and Flock of the Diocese

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In light of yesterday’s Supreme Court usurpation of power…

His Eminence, Archbishop Melchisedek, Archbishop of PIttsburgh and Western Pennsylvania, has issued an archpastoral letter regarding the Supreme Court’s recent ruling. Archbishop Melchizedek’s statement

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