Re: [orthodox-synod] Father Alexander's Letter
- Katya Breschneva wrote:
>Dear Brothers and Sisters![snip]
>I would like to make some comments on the letter of
>Father Alexander Lebedeff, posted on August 1, 2002.
>drawsThis well-crafted sarcastic response to my posting has only one serious
>conclusions based not on knowledge of the facts, not
>on firsthand observation of the situation, but on a
>one-sided report from a party who is accused of
>serious transgressions by a senior bishop of ROCOR.
flaw: its premise is false.
Actually, I have many sources of information about what is going on in
Chicago---not just the party you mention--sources both among the clergy and
among the laity.
I would never have expressed my opinion on this matter if I had had only
But--thanks for your kind words about me, anyway.
And-- you are correct about the difficulties of dealing with the
temptations of Southern California--specifically Hollywood, where our
Cathedral is located (just one block from Sunset Blvd., and four blocks
from Hollywood Blvd., and just a couple of hundred feet from the infamous
Hollywood Tropicana female mud and oil wrestling establishment).
We need your prayers as we struggle to bring souls closer to God and His
With love in Christ,
Prot. Alexander Lebedeff