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Posted By: Ray S. Pani - 08/20/16 10:37 PM
We have a new priest who is married with Children. This is new to many or us. What can you tell me about the role of Pani?

Posted By: Lester S Re: Pani - 08/21/16 12:55 AM
She'll assume whatever role, in the parish, she is capable of. For a while, the OCA parish Matushka had directed the choir, for a time. However, it began to wear her out, then my friend was asked to direct the choir, as soon as he could; and he's been choir director, there, for the last 20 years. Since then, she's been part of the pastoral care ministry; sings in the choir; helps lead parish retreats; bakes prosphora; and other things.
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