Bps. Irenaeus and Dionysius: Met. Agafangel Teaches Heresy on Antichrist

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Bps. Irenaeus and Dionysius: Met. Agafangel Teaches Heresy on Antichrist

December 08, 2014 (Source: http://kondakov.ws)

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The grace of God, we gathered 28 October 2014 in the God-preserved Epiphany Monastery, adopted a ” Message from the clergy and laity of the Russian parishes ROCOR to all indifferent to the fate of the Russian Orthodox Church . “

Then our words were dictated by a deep sense of sorrow and obezpokoennosti for the future of our Church, as the Met. Agafangel started on the path neosergianstva and apostasy. Unheard of happened: the man who proudly calls himself the First Hierarch of ROCOR, not only supported the revolutionary anti-Russian revolution in Ukraine, but also completely took the position ukronatsistskoy side to the fratricidal conflict. In the most difficult days of the civil war in Ukraine, the main site of the Russian Orthodox Church led by Metropolitan. Agafangel was transformed into an instrument of Russophobia, combating defamation of historical Russia and those who disagree with it.Some terrible sins Met. Agafangel led to his other crimes against our Church.

Outstanding (as in prepared for the Arch. Cathedral Archbishop text. Sophronia ) cited specific facts violation of Metropolitan. Agafangel canonical and moral norms. The apotheosis of lawlessness became punitive Synod 21-22.10.2014g.

Strongly dissociate themselves from these harmful acts Met. Agafangel, however, participants Appeal suggested a way out in the spirit of Christian faith, hope and love: “We apologize to all those who willingly or unwillingly offended by word, deed or some other way. We believe that only in the spirit of Christian love and loyalty great fathers and ROCOR Council will be able to overcome all temptations and challenges of our troubled times. We hope understanding fellow hierarchs, pastors, laity, both in Russia and abroad and support our actions. Let us take comfort in the apostolic appeal: “Not slothful, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord, rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing instant in prayer” (Rom. 12:11). “

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