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Offline Didymus

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Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« on: April 18, 2008, 04:10:02 AM »
Peace all,

A Baptist I know sent an email around this morning to pray for his sister who is dying from cancer yet confident about her eternal fate.

Perhaps we might pray for her slightly differently to how others do.

The lady apparently has a family and wishes to see one graduate this year first.

Thanks all.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2008, 04:14:20 AM »
Lord have mercy on the work of your hands.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2008, 06:17:34 AM »
Lord, have mercy on the work of Your Hands.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2008, 06:37:31 AM »
Gospodi, Otche nash, pomiluj sozdanie tvoe! Lord have mercy!

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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2008, 07:07:35 AM »
Lord Jesus Christ heavenly physician of our souls and bodies please visit Your ailing servant and heal her that thanks be given to you and the blessing of your holy name, of the Father,Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen. Most Holy Theotokos pray for us.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2008, 07:48:07 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2008, 09:07:43 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #7 on: April 18, 2008, 09:09:27 AM »
Lord have mercy on your servants.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #8 on: April 18, 2008, 11:12:15 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #9 on: April 18, 2008, 01:34:25 PM »
Κύριε ἐλέησον

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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #10 on: April 19, 2008, 04:33:03 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #11 on: April 19, 2008, 03:26:43 PM »
Prayers...
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Grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, the good fortune to run into the ones I do, and the eyesight to tell the difference.

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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #12 on: April 20, 2008, 12:33:23 AM »
Lord, have mercy. Dear Jesus, please grant recovery to Your dedicated servant. Saint Nektarios of Aegina, please help.

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Re: Cancer Prayer for Sister of Someone I know
« Reply #13 on: April 20, 2008, 12:57:31 AM »
Lord have mercy!