Canon 33 Council of Laodicia: Prayer with HereticsSayings from Saints, Elders, and Fathers, Uncategorized / By Orthodox Church Quotes No one shall join in prayers with heretics or schismatics. + Canon 33 Council of Laodicia Related posts: St. Gregory of Palamas: Let us flee from those who reject patristic interpretations . . . St. Maximos the Confessor: . . . I shall sooner agree to die than to apostatize in any way from the true Faith and thereby suffer torments of conscience. St. Justin Popovich: . . . Hence, a division, a splitting up of the Church is ontologically and essentially impossible. St. Mark of Ephesus: It is impossible to recall peace . . .