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Offline 88Devin12

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Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« on: April 09, 2009, 11:28:08 PM »
Just found out that a family friend, a really nice man named Ralph is in his last hours. My dad (a minister/pastor) is currently with him and hospice has told him that it will be within the night. Let us pray for him... Lord have mercy!

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2009, 11:30:02 PM »
Lord, have mercy! Dear Jesus, the great Redeemer of humankind, please help Your servant Ralph. Please comfort his loved ones.

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2009, 11:43:14 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2009, 11:45:49 PM »
Lord, have mercy on the work of your hands.
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2009, 11:51:03 PM »
Lord have mercy!

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #5 on: April 09, 2009, 11:58:46 PM »
Through the prayers of the Theotokos, Saviour, save Your servant.
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2009, 12:29:11 AM »
Ralph reposed about 15 minutes ago. Lord have mercy on him!

Just spoke with my mother about it, and he'd been in a coma for about a week, his pain was under control. And his wife is in the same room as him (she has a very severe case of alzheimers, and doesn't know anything that is going on).
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #7 on: April 10, 2009, 12:38:33 AM »
Lord, have mercy.

Grant eternal rest to Your servant Ralph and strengthen and comfort Ralph's family as the joy of Easter is nearing.

Amen!

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #8 on: April 10, 2009, 12:42:14 AM »
Lord Have Mercy

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #9 on: April 10, 2009, 02:43:32 AM »
Eternal memory.
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #10 on: April 10, 2009, 04:00:48 AM »
БЛАЖЕНИ ПОКОЈ ДАЈ БОЖЕ СЛУГИ ТВОЈЕГ,,АМИН
ВЕЧНАМУ ПАМЈАТ...АМИН..

BLESSED REST GRANT THY SEVANT O LORD...AMEN
MAY HIS MEMORY BE ETERNAL..AMEN
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #11 on: April 10, 2009, 09:08:14 AM »
Lord, have mercy on his soul, and on his wife!
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #12 on: April 10, 2009, 06:17:12 PM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #13 on: April 10, 2009, 07:06:14 PM »
Memory Eternal.
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #14 on: April 10, 2009, 07:38:10 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Ralph's  soul, and comfort those who mourn! Memory eternal!
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #15 on: April 10, 2009, 08:54:19 PM »
God be with all involved! :(
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #16 on: April 11, 2009, 08:37:13 AM »
Memory Eternal!
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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #17 on: April 11, 2009, 09:33:33 PM »
Ralph reposed about 15 minutes ago. Lord have mercy on him!

Just spoke with my mother about it, and he'd been in a coma for about a week, his pain was under control. And his wife is in the same room as him (she has a very severe case of alzheimers, and doesn't know anything that is going on).

My condolences!

Dear Lord, please grant an eternal rest to Your servant Ralph. Lord, have mercy on all involved!

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Re: Family friend nearing death, needs prayers...
« Reply #18 on: April 11, 2009, 11:50:52 PM »
May Ralph's memory be eternal!
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