Can a orthodox or catholic be a born again Christian?

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    Can a orthodox or catholic be a born again Christian?
    I think they can if they have a personal relationship with christ and are born out of water and spirit. I have friends who are in free church and they told me a Catholic can be a christian if he has a personal relationship with christ. But not all catholics are christians. And we talked about the Pope and my friend said he is not sure if he is a christian I mean the Pope but that a Catholic can be christian.
     
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    Catholics are born of spirits. Usually scotch and water.
     
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    Does anyone know the difference between a Catholic and a Baptist?
     
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    It depends on what you mean by Orthodox. There are Jewish Orthodox, Greek Orthodox, etc.
     
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    Baptists are first to the buffet.
     
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    I've always wondered - If you're "born again", does that mean you get to vote twice?
     
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    That's one difference. The main difference is a Catholic will speak to you in a liquor store.
     
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    Of course, anyone can believe any theological system they want. Even if an organization banned them from that religion, it can't change ones personal relationship with God.
     
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    Yes. And Baptists will not speak to you in the porn store.
     
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    Christian Orthodox. Greek, Russian, Serbian etc. Not jewish. Im Serbian-Orthodox but I accepted Jesus as my saviour. I went to free church, they introduced me to their circle and online I did a bible Course. Part of that Bible Course was to say a Prayer that Jesus Christ Comes into your life. Also I have Friends who are in free church, I read bible etc.
     

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