Hello, L.Long, you wrote: LL> Then it will be, undoubtedly, believing, but Sotsoprosy will not be orthodox reveal percent of the people, which itself consider orthodox. Well here there are, let us assume, biological criteria of an accessory of the person to to race. But it in any way does not hinder the person to mark itself the Black in sociological inquiries, so after all? LL> for orthodox, on determination is an inhering to orthodox church. It, obviously, not that determination which those who names itself orthodox on use. LL> Separately from church no Orthodoxy is present, for is told: LL> the Orthodox Church lips of sacred fathers states that rescue can be found only in Church Christ's. And?. How it can prevent to name and consider to someone itself orthodox? The person can consider itself as the hobbit and him will not excite at all that of it think I "rub-tolkienisty". The orthodox church does not have exclusive rights on a word "orthodox". This word you can name everybody and everything. And, note, when speech comes about allocation of budgetary funds, the church for some reason proceeds at all from an amount "officially ", and sticks into that digit which more and assures that they "represent interests of overwhelming majority" LL> For "" that you knew, even to pray in church it is forbidden. Here run in the acquaintance tried for another, a cancer ill, to pray - so immediately obtained and received threat of ejecting of their arrival. Here a hogwash. - and to smoke at restaurant it is possible? - Is not present, it is impossible. - but after all behind that little table smoke. - and they do not ask. The most part of people is not soared by Russian Orthodox Church requirements. Descend, stand on "service", deliver a candle and home, to sin further.