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Offline Justin Kissel

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For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« on: February 22, 2009, 06:03:18 PM »
A gas explosion ripped through a coal mine in northern China on Sunday, killing at least 74 miners and trapping dozens, state media said. It was the country's deadliest coal mine accident in more than a year.

China's mines are the world's most dangerous with more than 3,000 deaths a year in fires, floods and explosions.

The pre-dawn blast occurred while 436 workers were in the Tunlan Coal Mine in Gujiao city near Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi province, the official Xinhua News Agency said.

At least 74 miners died and 114 others were hospitalized, including six in critical condition, Xinhua said. It did not say how many workers remained trapped in the shaft but earlier reports said 65 were still underground...

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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2009, 06:08:20 PM »
Lord have mercy.
This is terrible
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2009, 06:32:47 PM »
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2009, 06:45:44 PM »
A tragedy.  :( Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #4 on: February 22, 2009, 07:01:08 PM »
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #5 on: February 22, 2009, 07:12:51 PM »
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #6 on: February 22, 2009, 07:25:32 PM »
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #7 on: February 22, 2009, 07:28:39 PM »
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #8 on: February 22, 2009, 07:31:45 PM »
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #9 on: February 22, 2009, 07:38:36 PM »
Oh, wow. Lord have mercy on Your servants and all their families. Memory eternal.
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #10 on: February 22, 2009, 09:36:46 PM »
Lord have mercy
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #11 on: February 23, 2009, 12:46:30 AM »
China's mines are the world's most dangerous with more than 3,000 deaths a year in fires, floods and explosions.


Precisely. Very often it is not much attention to possible repares.

Lord, have mercy. Dear Lord, grant the eternal rest to the victims. St. Thaddeus, a great helper of those in the most critical situations, please intercede to the Lord. Sts. Martyrs of Boxer Rebellion, please help to save lives and souls.
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #12 on: February 23, 2009, 08:43:54 PM »
Lord have mercy on the work of your hands.
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #13 on: February 23, 2009, 09:34:24 PM »
Господе помилуј!...Вечнаја Памјат....Погинелим...Амин
Спаси Боже,Народ Твој Они који Су Живе...Амин
Дај Мир Господе Фамилији Њохове....Амин

Lord Have Mercy! Memory Eternal...to those that died...Amen
Save Oh Lord Thy Children Trapped.....Amen
Grant Peace O Lord To The Families....Amen
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #14 on: February 24, 2009, 06:41:21 PM »
Lord have mercy on those who survived and may the memory of those taken be made eternal.
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Re: For Chinese Miners and Their Families
« Reply #15 on: March 01, 2009, 12:58:46 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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