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BECOMING MARONITE #418044 03/08/18 04:12 PM
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I'm so excited, I was informed yesterday that I was approved to transfer rites (Roman Rite to Maronite Rite)!
I am cradle Catholic, but having been attending the Maronite Church for about six years.

Re: BECOMING MARONITE [Re: Maronita] #418045 03/08/18 08:08 PM
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Congratulations and best wishes!

Re: BECOMING MARONITE [Re: Maronita] #418052 03/17/18 12:37 PM
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Congratulations! Many blessings! I am a Roman who has found his home in the Maronite Church for the past three years.

Re: BECOMING MARONITE [Re: OpusRay] #418057 03/19/18 05:54 AM
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Thank you! I feel blessed to be accepted. My pastor tried to discourage me as he feared that it would appear that he was taking members from the Roman Catholic/Latin Rite Church. My persistence over the years convinced him. I thought it was interesting the my transfer took place on St. Patrick's day considering I am of Irish descent.

Re: BECOMING MARONITE [Re: Maronita] #418063 03/20/18 06:07 PM
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Dear Maronita,

Slomo (Hello in Syriac and Peace). Welcome to my Church I hope you enjoy joining our Church and I hope we all make you feel like a member of our Family.

Fush BaSlomo (Stay in Peace).

Re: BECOMING MARONITE [Re: Maronita] #418110 04/08/18 04:34 AM
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Originally Posted by Maronita
Thank you! I feel blessed to be accepted. My pastor tried to discourage me as he feared that it would appear that he was taking members from the Roman Catholic/Latin Rite Church. My persistence over the years convinced him. I thought it was interesting the my transfer took place on St. Patrick's day considering I am of Irish descent.


Sorry it took so long. My priest does not discourage people, they are already discouraged enough. I did not have to request transfer or wait...I married a Maronite (I was a cradle RC).

So glad your safely home now.


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