Against our Holy Faith Anathema “Anathema to those who knowingly communicate with those who revile and dishonour the venerable images.” 2 years ago trueorthodox Tags: anathema Holy icons Continue Reading Previous “Anathema to those who apply the words of Holy Scripture which were spoken against idols, to the venerable images.” Second Council of NicæaNext “If anyone shall not confess the Holy Ever-Virgin Mary, truly and properly the Mother of God, to be higher than every creature whether visible or invisible and does not with sincere faith seek her intercessions as of one having confidence in her access to our God, since she bore him, let him be anathema. -Second Council of Nicæa”
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I’m an Orthodox catechumen. Is this really the position of the Church? I have tons of Protestant and atheist friends i’m knowingly communicating with. Does this make me anathema?
Communicating isn’t chatting. It means spiritual communion of any kind.