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Topic: The Lord's Prayer in Old English/Anglo Saxon

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Subject: The Lord's Prayer in Old English/Anglo Saxon
Date Posted: 3/10/2012 8:34 AM ET
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Very cool.

Date Posted: 3/10/2012 9:11 AM ET
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Ooh...I loved that!  Thanks Cathy!!

Date Posted: 3/10/2012 10:34 AM ET
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Oh, yes, wonderful! I could even pick out a few words that were vaguely similar....

Date Posted: 3/10/2012 10:44 AM ET
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I was surprised at how similar some of the words sounded like what we're saying today, despite the very different spelling.

Date Posted: 3/10/2012 4:26 PM ET
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Yes it was wonderful.  Amazing how many words still sounded about the same as now.

Date Posted: 3/10/2012 11:29 PM ET
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I went back and this time I listened, but didn't read it.  It sounds more familiar than it reads, that's for sure!   The first time, I thought it was completely foreign...