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Pope Pompeo Splits Orthodox Church! – Part II

Dear Readers: So, this all started this past weekend, when U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo went on a blitzkrieg tour of ancient Christian holy sites, and used whatever charm he possesses to convince them to recognize the Ukrainian Schismatic … Continue reading

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Pope Pompeo Splits Orthodox Church! – Part I

Dear Readers: I should have started this series yesterday, which was Sunday.  Since this is a church-themed post, and suitable for a Sunday School sermon.  But no matter, Religion is not just a matter for Sundays.  Religion is something that … Continue reading

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Characteristics and Limitations of Ukrainian Tomos – Part I

Dear Readers: The big news this weekend in the world of religion (and the Russian civilizational sphere) was the granting of Tomos to the Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU).  As discussed in previous posts on this topic, Tomos is a … Continue reading

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Byzantium (Almost) Recognizes Banderite Church – Part III

An aged man is but a paltry thing, A tattered coat upon a stick, unless Soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing For every tatter in its mortal dress, Nor is there singing school but studying Monuments of … Continue reading

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Byzantium (Almost) Recognizes Banderite Church – Part II

Dear Readers: This Autocephaly story — which is rapidly growing more legs than a millipede on stem-cell regeneration therapy — came as a slap in the face to the Russian government!  A slap such was never before was seen, since … Continue reading

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Byzantium (Almost) Recognizes Banderite Church – Part I

Dear Readers: This is Breaking News of the highest order!  Yesterday (Thursday October 11), the Patriarch of Constantinople (almost) recognized the Ukrainian Banderite Church as the legitimate tomos of Ukraine.  (Well, technically, Bartholomew just “Removed the Anathema“, but that’s Step … Continue reading

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