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The Martyr Tatiana in the Afterfeast of the Theophany

Theophany of our Lord, Troparion, Tone I — When Thou, O Lord, wast baptized in the Jordan,/ the worship of the Trinity was made manifest;/ for, the voice of the Father bare witness unto Thee,/ calling Thee His beloved Son;/ … Continue reading

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Great Lent begins March 10

So the week of March 3 – 9 is known as Maslenitza or Cheesefare week. Sunday, March 9 is Cheesefare Sunday – and is the Sunday we hold Forgiveness Vespers. We begin Great Lent on Cheesefare Sunday, before we begin … Continue reading

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The Eve of the Nativity of Christ

Yes, I KNOW you think it is January 6th! But to us who are on the old Church calendar, it is Dec 24th! And tomorrow is the Nativity. From St. Ephraim (or Ephrem) the Syrian:             ‘The exalted One knew … Continue reading

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Welcome to December!

This is the month that normally welcomes in Winter – officially. However, with climate change going on (IMNSHO due to a sun cycle of magnetic activity), weather is warmer than susual. Don’t think there will be any "white stuff" this … Continue reading

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Drought in GA

Georgia is experiencing the worst drought in decades. Governor Purdue asked all the Churches in the state to pray for rain. Following is a Prayer in Time of Drought from and Orthodox Patriarch (Patriarch Callistus, d. 1363). *~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* A Prayer … Continue reading

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I’m an ENTP on the Free Jung Personality Test!

And it’s pretty accurate!! ENTP – "Inventor". Enthusiastic interest in everything and always sensitive to possibilities. Non-conformist and innovative. 3.2% of the total population. Free Jung Personality Test (similar to Myers-Briggs/MBTI)

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For Those Born 1930-1979

TO ALL THE KIDS WHO SURVIVED the 1930’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s and 70’s!! First, we survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they were pregnant. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing, tuna from a can, and … Continue reading

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