Posts Tagged: liturgy

Scaffolding

I’m glad I’m a woman. Not only in general terms though that’s true too, but I’m glad I’m a woman with a strong liturgical calling in the Orthodox church. If I were a man I’d probably be a deacon or even a priest now. I don’t agree with women not being allowed in the altar

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Purpose

Thinking aloud. Warning: some of the thoughts may tend to the heretical. I’m not trying to voice dogma, just groping around speculatively. Last Sunday I heard something in the Liturgy that I thought was “Thou didst speak to us through Thy Son Himself, for Whom Thou didst also make the ages”, and it sang around

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