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For the people in the Church shooting
« on: August 13, 2007, 10:43:51 AM »
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/6943887.stm

3 Dead in a Church shooting in Missouri.  Lord have mercy on their souls, and on the gunman.

They may not have been Orthodox, but shooting any Christian while praying is despicable.
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2007, 10:47:20 AM »
Prayers.
The shooting of any human being is despicable.
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2007, 11:00:57 AM »
Lord have mercy on their souls, and on the gunman.

Truly shooting anyone while praying is sad in a nation of religious freedom.
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2007, 11:36:09 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2007, 11:39:49 AM »
May the victims rest in Peace. This is a sorry thing indeed.

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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #5 on: August 13, 2007, 11:56:58 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #6 on: August 13, 2007, 12:14:02 PM »
God have mercy on them.
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #7 on: August 13, 2007, 05:39:06 PM »
Lord have mercy.  This is only about an hour's drive from where we live so it especially hits home. 
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #8 on: August 13, 2007, 10:11:41 PM »
Lord have mercy on the people of Neosho and especially the families of those killed.

May the memories of those killed be eternal.
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #9 on: August 13, 2007, 10:54:04 PM »
Lord, have mercy indeed. :'(
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Re: For the people in the Church shooting
« Reply #10 on: August 13, 2007, 11:13:08 PM »
Lord, have mercy
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