A last forum response: On Scandals and divisions, and keeping argument private

Dear _______:Since the last time I discussed my distaste for private debates I ended getting sanctioned, I have no interest in rehashing my reasoning to disagree. I personally find the argument that we will scandalize people out of True Orthodoxy very problematic. If we have to cover up the truth to explain it, we are … Continue reading A last forum response: On Scandals and divisions, and keeping argument private

Another Forum Response: On the Canons and Written Tradition

Dear _______:In the first place, my name is Deacon Joseph Suaiden. Why I've been downgraded to my last name in a third-person response to me indicates that you are not communicating directly with me at this point, but communicating about me to other readers. (I've known you far longer than to be reduced to a … Continue reading Another Forum Response: On the Canons and Written Tradition