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Offline Heorhij

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For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« on: August 21, 2009, 03:22:01 PM »
Please pray for my co-worker, a young Mathematics instructor at our university named Josh. His sister, in her 30-s, tragically died yesterday. May the Lord have mercy on her soul and may he strengthen Josh and his parents. Josh is devastated.
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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2009, 03:44:14 PM »
Memory eternal! Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2009, 03:45:41 PM »
Lord have mercy...

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2009, 04:13:29 PM »
Memory eternal!  Lord have mercy!
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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2009, 04:33:38 PM »
Memory eternal!  Lord have mercy!
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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2009, 04:40:44 PM »

Memory Eternal!
May the Good Lord have mercy on Josh and his family and alleviate their grief!

Lord, have mercy!

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #6 on: August 21, 2009, 10:33:16 PM »
May the Lord grant Josh's sister eternal rest while comforting and strengthing the entire family during this time of sorrow.

Amen!

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2009, 11:48:51 PM »
Dear God, please help this family. Lord, have mercy.

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #8 on: August 22, 2009, 12:54:19 AM »
May the Lord grant Josh's sister eternal rest while comforting and strengthing the entire family during this time of sorrow.

Amen!

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #9 on: August 22, 2009, 04:18:25 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #10 on: August 22, 2009, 05:22:15 AM »
Gospode Pomiluj....Ha Josh..Amin
Vecnaja Pamjat Za sestru.....Amin Amin

Lord Have Mercy On Josh....Amen
May Her Memory Be Eternal For Joshes sister ...Amen Amen
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #11 on: August 22, 2009, 05:51:37 AM »
Lord, have mercy. Memory eternal.
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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #12 on: August 22, 2009, 06:51:28 PM »
 I am so sorry to hear of Josh's loss, George; my prayers are with Josh and his family....

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Re: For my co-worker, Josh, and the soul of his sister
« Reply #13 on: August 24, 2009, 02:14:33 PM »
May the Lord have mercy on them both!
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