As I thought I made clear earlier, they are welcome to stay as respectful guests. But barring that, they should stay out.Brigid wrote:I do notice as I read the Christian Thread instead of making breakfast or heaven forbid doing something useful with my time the presumption of a Protestant outlook. However, I feel that the appropriate response would have been to say, "For the record, this is not an Orthodox viewpoint and therefore isn't in keeping with the thread. Please PM me or start a thread for more discussion."
They certainly didn't say "Please leave so we can have a proper discussion."
Yes, saying "this is out-of-bounds for this thread, please PM someone or start a new thread..." for the thread is an acceptable way to deal with the issue. In fact, I suggested essentially that when I pleaded for us all to give this thread some room to develop organically along CAO-lines.