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Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« on: January 24, 2010, 01:15:02 PM »
Jackson, father of my boss/Proistamenos (senior priest), passed away last night.  One of the nicest men I've met, a dedicated volunteer to our parish, a wonderful Orthodox Christian.  May his memory be eternal.

Please also pray for his wife, Arlene, his children & grandchildren, that all find comfort, strength, hope, and love in their time of mourning.  Life to them!
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2010, 01:23:29 PM »
Memory eternal! Christ is risen!
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2010, 02:11:55 PM »
May Jackson's Memory be Eternal.

May the Lord comfort and strengthen Jackson's wife, children, grandchildren and family and friends in this period of mourning.

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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2010, 02:51:03 PM »
Gospode Pomiluj...Amin
May Jacksons Memory Be Eternal...Amen
Lord Grant Comfort To wife, Arlene, his children & grandchildren,And
Friends....Amen Amen...

Blessed Are They That Mourn,For They Shall Comforted...
Glory To Thee O Lord Forever....
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2010, 05:00:48 AM »
+Eternal Memory.
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #5 on: January 25, 2010, 06:03:28 AM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #6 on: January 25, 2010, 08:32:33 AM »
Memory Eternal. Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #7 on: January 25, 2010, 11:27:16 AM »

May Jackson's Memory be Eternal!

Lord have mercy and ease the pain of his grieving loved ones.

Grant them strength to overcome this sadness and continue Jackson's good works.

Amen.
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #8 on: January 25, 2010, 12:08:57 PM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #9 on: January 25, 2010, 03:28:43 PM »
Eternal Memory.
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #10 on: January 25, 2010, 09:46:54 PM »
Lord have mercy! Memory Eternal!
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Re: Repose for the servant of God, Jackson
« Reply #11 on: January 27, 2010, 04:02:10 PM »
May the memory of the servant of God, Jackson, be eternal!
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