Not a wizards’ duel despite all signs to the contrary

Blessing water from both sides

A Romanian bishop, right, and a Serbian priest bless the water, marking the Orthodox feast of Theophany on the river Nera, between the two countries of Serbia, left bank, and Romania, near the village of Vračev Gaj, some 50 kilometers (30 miles) northeast of Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012. AP / Darko Vojinovic

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Author: Father Silouan Thompson

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  1. Really NOT only Jesus can no man will or never will a bishop is only a man not JESUS! Read the Holy Bible in the book stores stop all this lying please!

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    • Hi Anna! The Bible tells us to have bishops (see here). The photo shows a bishop blessing the water. If bishops aren’t supposed to bless things, then what are they supposed to be doing instead? :-)

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  2. This made my day (I’m sincerely laughing out loud). Thank you.

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