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« on: November 22, 2009, 06:46:02 AM »
Please pray for me.  I'm not feeling well, and I'm having a hard time getting doctors to figure out what's wrong, as well as managing my other work on top of it.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2009, 06:47:04 AM »
Holy Unmercinaries and Wonderworkers, visit our infirmities. Freely you have received, freely give.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2009, 07:18:20 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #3 on: November 22, 2009, 07:53:10 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2009, 08:52:00 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #5 on: November 22, 2009, 08:55:40 AM »
Lord have mercy (I hope you feel better soon and speedily!)
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Re: Sick
« Reply #6 on: November 22, 2009, 08:59:55 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #7 on: November 22, 2009, 09:44:56 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #8 on: November 22, 2009, 12:13:17 PM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Sick
« Reply #9 on: November 22, 2009, 02:30:55 PM »
Lord Have Mercy ! Grant Thy Servant  Healing Blessed Lord ...Amen Amen..
Lord Hear Our Prayers ,Glory To Thee Forever....Amen ...
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: Sick
« Reply #10 on: November 22, 2009, 11:00:11 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #11 on: November 22, 2009, 11:26:07 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #12 on: November 23, 2009, 12:54:48 PM »
Lord have mercy
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Re: Sick
« Reply #13 on: November 29, 2009, 12:22:50 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #14 on: November 29, 2009, 02:59:21 AM »
Lord, have mercy on your servant.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #15 on: November 29, 2009, 04:03:09 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #16 on: December 08, 2009, 10:59:53 PM »
Thank you all for your prayers.  For a time I was starting to feel better, with one correct diagnosis, but I am starting to suspect another underlying problem that may not be easy to treat.  I am also having to ask for mercy on the uncompleted work that I have not been able to finish, which makes me nervous as I have already been asking for much from them.  If anyone will pray for my healing and for those who oversee my work to be inclined to help me, I would deeply appreciate it.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #17 on: December 08, 2009, 11:05:26 PM »
Rest assured my prayers will continue!  :)
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Re: Sick
« Reply #18 on: December 09, 2009, 02:54:31 AM »
Continnues Prayers....
Blagoslovi Boze....
Lord Have Mercy !.....
Bless O Lord, grant healing Amen Amen..
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: Sick
« Reply #19 on: December 09, 2009, 02:56:10 AM »
Continnues Prayers...
Lord Have Mercy !...Amen Amen..
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: Sick
« Reply #20 on: December 09, 2009, 02:59:43 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Sick
« Reply #21 on: December 09, 2009, 03:18:47 AM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Sick
« Reply #22 on: January 16, 2010, 02:04:35 AM »
Please pray for me again, if you will.  I'm finally starting to get better, but I'm running out of time on several important things, and I'm worried the stress will cause another setback.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #23 on: January 16, 2010, 02:07:35 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #24 on: January 16, 2010, 02:15:01 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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« Reply #25 on: January 16, 2010, 03:35:57 AM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Sick
« Reply #26 on: January 16, 2010, 03:44:55 AM »
Lord have mercy on the work of Your Hands.
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Re: Sick
« Reply #27 on: January 16, 2010, 10:00:17 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #28 on: January 17, 2010, 01:51:41 PM »
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Re: Sick
« Reply #29 on: January 20, 2010, 11:46:43 AM »
Through the prayers of the Theotokos, may you be healed!

Lord have mercy on thy servant!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #30 on: January 20, 2010, 11:53:42 AM »
Omnipotent and eternal God, the everlasting Salvation of those who believe, hear us on behalf of Thy sick servant Orual for whom we beg the aid of Thy pitying mercy, that, with bodily health restored, Orual may give thanks to Thee in Thy church. Through Christ our Lord. Amen
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Re: Sick
« Reply #31 on: January 20, 2010, 01:14:19 PM »
May the Holy Trinity be with you, Orual! :)
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« Reply #32 on: January 20, 2010, 03:44:59 PM »
I hope you will continue to feel better and be able to keep the stress under control!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #33 on: January 20, 2010, 04:24:38 PM »

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Sick
« Reply #34 on: January 21, 2010, 04:43:05 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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