Today the Church commemorates the Apostles Peter and Paul. When I went to the service, it occurred to me that Peter and Paul were so different in their natures. Peter is always the first to respond to the words of the Savior, and consequently, quality cannot always lift the burden on their forces. And Paul, sober and very consistent in their deeds and words. Not to say that fire and flame, but all totally different in temperament people.
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10:5. So the twelve sent Jesus, and commanded them,
speaking: the way of the Gentiles go not, and into the city
The Samaritans do not enter;
10:6. but go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel;
. 8-12 And not ye called Rabbi: for one is your master, even Christ, and all ye are brethren; and the father does not call anyone on earth, for one is your Father Which is in heaven; neither be called masters: for one is your master, even Christ. That is greatest among you shall be your servant for whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted
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Not as the interpretation I want to note this closeness of faith and action. The list of deeds performed by saints and righteous, we see how faith always takes action.
Today the Church celebrates the uncovering of the incorrupt relics of one of the most revered saints of the Russian land, the PDP. Savva Storozhevsky, which occurred on 19 January 1652, But today I’d like to tell you about something else.
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They were founded by the state and dictated its will to the European monarchs. The history of the knightly orders had begun in the Middle ages and not finished until now
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You can look for analogies in other religions. The Trimurti and other gods of the triad, the prototypes of the Trinity. Visit the deity in a particular form of people. The Resurrection Of Osiris. Even self-sacrifice for God’s sake people you can find. But only Christ has visited the earth and humans, born as we are all from the Mother, and passed in its entirety, but sin, the way of life. He alone, being God, became Man.
There are Holidays, the meaning of which you do not immediately understand. During my initial churching these were and today the Circumcision of the Lord. The soul by faith longed for external miracles, even without being able to see inside. To see what God does to your soul when you commit yourself to Him. And therefore human happy Holidays, where the Lord shows His Divine and did not understand when he was talking about His Human.
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