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Andrewn's Recent Activity

  1. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    I notice more openness toward Rome after the Crusades and St Francis of Assisi's visit to Egypt in 1219. I don't notice openness with...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 5:23 PM
  2. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    Sure there were wars between the brothers. When the Muslims invaded Egypt, the Pope of Alexandria was hiding from the Byzantine prefect....

    Aug 21, 2019 at 4:22 PM
  3. Andrewn rated hedrick's post Informative in the thread The Anathemas against The Image Breakers from The Seventh Ecumenical Council in 787 A.D..

    Are you serious? Images were originally banned by an emperor, with the consent of a sham council. The 2nd council of Nicea was only...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:35 PM
  4. Andrewn rated dzheremi's post Informative in the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    As common as this sentiment may seem, since we're in Traditional Theology, it might be a good idea to review some medieval OO...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:28 PM
  5. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    I agree. It looks like rather than trying to find common ground, the attitude was, "I gotcha." One exception being the restoration of...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 11:38 AM
  6. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    The problem is not "believing" wrong doctrines but rather "teaching" wrong doctrine and hence Jam 3:1 and a multitude of warnings...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 5:12 PM
  7. Andrewn replied to the thread The Anathemas against The Image Breakers from The Seventh Ecumenical Council in 787 A.D..

    Sorry I didn't mean to make you angry. You're right, I could have googled the information.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 3:26 PM
  8. Andrewn replied to the thread The Original (historical) reason of celibacy of the RC priesthood.

    IMO, this is becoming a big problem with multi-million dollar TV ministries. And I don't agree that the minister did the hard work. The...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:36 AM
  9. Andrewn replied to the thread The Anathemas against The Image Breakers from The Seventh Ecumenical Council in 787 A.D..

    Rom 14:23 But the one who has doubts is condemned if he eats, because it is not of faith. And whatever is not of faith is sin. I hope...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:14 AM
  10. Andrewn replied to the thread The Anathemas against The Image Breakers from The Seventh Ecumenical Council in 787 A.D..

    Except Martin Luther, of course. The Church had no authority to condemn him.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:04 AM
  11. Andrewn replied to the thread The Anathemas against The Image Breakers from The Seventh Ecumenical Council in 787 A.D..

    Which infallible Byzantine emperor decided that the Second Council of Nicaea was Ecumenical?

    Aug 20, 2019 at 8:54 AM
  12. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    No, He didn't, of course. But blinding was a common punishment in the East Roman / Byzantine / Christian Empire. Emperor Basil II the...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 8:24 AM
  13. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    It looks like being shunned / cut off / separated from the community was advised in several cases in the NT: Mat 18:17 If he refuses to...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:49 AM
  14. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    Neither James nor Peter went to Galatia. Paul's anger was directed to Judaizers who promoted keeping the Torah (esp circumcision) as a...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 7:59 PM
  15. Andrewn replied to the thread What does anathema mean? [moved].

    So, this is the follow-up for the story. Burning those who were anathematized started much earlier, in the east. Wikipedia says, "Under...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 6:47 PM