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by Barbara
Sat 14 September 2019 1:58 am
Forum: True Orthodox Christian Churches
Topic: St. Xenia Camp under Met. Demetrius
Replies: 1
Views: 734

Re: St. Xenia Camp under Met. Demetrius

Sorry to hear that. What a great way to memorialize her achievements !
The camp looks so organized and well run. It seems to be achieving its goals for youth, a difficult thing in this age.

Nice that a Greek jurisdiction chose St Xenia for the camp's patroness.
by Barbara
Sat 14 September 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Religious, Moral, and Ethical Topics
Topic: Outrageous housing cost only rises in SF Bay Area
Replies: 18
Views: 8542

Re: Outrageous housing cost only rises in SF Bay Area

The strange thing is that except for Catholic Salesian Order - run St Peter and Paul Church, there are really NO Churches visible in the downtown skyline ! Of course, there is Holy Virgin Cathedral out by the Bridge in the Richmond District. But the downtown view from most approaches is both dull a...
by Barbara
Sat 14 September 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: Seven Steps for Internet Privacy
Replies: 5
Views: 1241

Re: Seven Steps for Internet Privacy

Do you think that the chinese bugs are a part of laptops ? Or just these other gadgets ?

Also I read the article, but have no more idea what a home is than I did before - except that it's a cylinder. What sinister thing does it do ?
by Barbara
Fri 13 September 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Issues
Topic: Seven Steps for Internet Privacy
Replies: 5
Views: 1241

Re: Seven Steps for Internet Privacy

Not sure I would instantly follow ideas of someone with this unfortunate name - ! - but all the advice sounds sensible. Much as I hate chrome, I got stuck with it, as my favorite Internet Explorer is not accepted most places anymore... what is a better idea for a search engine then ? Firefox ? Fire...
by Barbara
Thu 12 September 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Synaxarion Orthodoxia
Topic: St Anthony of Optina:helper with real estates ales
Replies: 5
Views: 1406

Re: St Anthony of Optina:helper with real estates ales

From the St Paisius Monastery in Safford Arizona comes this icon of St Anthony of Optina : https://stpaisiusmonastery.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/d1-227x300.png "This icon of the Venerable Elder Anthony, painted by one of the sisters of Maloyaroslavets Monastery and embedded with a portion o...
by Barbara
Tue 10 September 2019 12:47 am
Forum: Synaxarion Orthodoxia
Topic: AbpAndrew[Rymarenko]: A Retrospective Look After 40 Years
Replies: 5
Views: 9020

Re: AbpAndrew[Rymarenko]: A Retrospective Look After 40 Years

With Novo-Diveyevo Convent celebrating its 70th Anniversary this October, much focus will naturally be on the founder, Archbishop Andrew, pictured on the flyer here : https://novo-diveevo.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/1.png A quick video also includes many images, some seldom seen, of Abp Andrew. ...
by Barbara
Tue 10 September 2019 12:26 am
Forum: World Orthodox, Name-Worshiping, and Vagante Jurisdictions
Topic: About a Liberal nun in "ROCOR" - MP
Replies: 51
Views: 25988

Re: About a Liberal nun in "ROCOR" - MP

How about promotion of Kusmi Tea ? It looks so traditionally Russian, as if it just came through Kyakhta* by camel. From the company's website : "The eldest son of a peasant family, Pavel Mikhailovich Kousmichoff left home at the age of 14 to work for a tea merchant in Saint Petersburg. The me...