Vol I No. 2

Belonging to Christ: Name-Giving

by President Fr. Gavin Dumbar

Question. What is your Name? Answer. N. or N. N.

Question. Who gave you this Name? Answer. My Sponsors in Baptism; wherein I was made a member of Christ, the child of God, and an inheritor of the kingdom of heaven.

The Importance of Names

“With whom am I speaking?” That’s a phrase from old-school manuals of telephone etiquette. Now we say to the unidentified text messenger, “who is this?” The name represents the person,

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