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Chicago, Illinois: Hyde Park Seminary returns hand-written New Testament

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  • Chicago, Illinois: Hyde Park Seminary returns hand-written New Testament

    http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/c...114-story.html

    A heart warming story that gives me hope for unity of Christendom.
    "Down in the lowlands, where the water is deep,
    Hear my cry, hear my shout,
    Save me, save me"

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    Interesting. I don't see how it affects unity, however. They're returning it because it had been stolen, and returning it is the right thing to do. And since it's been digitized, there's less reason to keep it for study.
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      Originally posted by One Bad Pig View Post
      Interesting. I don't see how it affects unity, however. They're returning it because it had been stolen, and returning it is the right thing to do. And since it's been digitized, there's less reason to keep it for study.
      They've repented of keeping a precious stolen object and been forgiven by the wronged.
      "Down in the lowlands, where the water is deep,
      Hear my cry, hear my shout,
      Save me, save me"

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        Originally posted by guacamole View Post
        They've repented of keeping a precious stolen object and been forgiven by the wronged.
        Sure. Though it seems from their reaction that they were not aware that it had been stolen until they were asked to return it.
        Enter the Church and wash away your sins. For here there is a hospital and not a court of law. Do not be ashamed to enter the Church; be ashamed when you sin, but not when you repent. St. John Chrysostom

        Veritas vos Liberabit<>< Learn Greek <>< Look here for an Orthodox Church in America<><Ancient Faith Radio
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        I recommend you do not try too hard and ...research as little as possible. Such weighty things give me a headache. - Shunyadragon, Baha'i apologist

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