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For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« on: April 10, 2010, 05:08:31 AM »
Please pray for the victims of the plane crush in Smolensk. More that 130 members of Polish delegation to the anniversary ceremony in Katyn died. These include the president of Poland Lech Kaczynski, his wife, Polish Orthodox Archbishop Miron and others.
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2010, 05:28:54 AM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2010, 06:58:24 AM »
Well, the amount of victims was announced as 88.
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #3 on: April 10, 2010, 07:09:36 AM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #4 on: April 10, 2010, 07:50:20 AM »
Memory Eternal. Lord, have mercy. Last I heard, the figure was 132.
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #5 on: April 10, 2010, 08:07:17 AM »
Lord have mercy!

I understand that it is not only the numbers, but the high position in Polish society of the victims.  Memory Eternal!
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2010, 08:30:28 AM »
Last I heard, the figure was 132.

Russian news agencies stated that, but the 88 victims were confirmed by Polish Ministry of External Affairs.

I understand that it is not only the numbers, but the high position in Polish society of the victims.  Memory Eternal!

Yeah: the President, vice-marshal of Sejm, vice-marshal of Senat, whole general staff...
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #7 on: April 10, 2010, 08:40:32 AM »
Christ is Risen! May the Lord God remember in His Kingdom all of his servants who perished in the plane crash, granting to them life eternal. Vicnaja Pamjat. Memory Eternal. Christos Voskrese.

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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #8 on: April 10, 2010, 09:15:52 AM »
Lord, have mercy! 
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #9 on: April 10, 2010, 09:52:20 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #10 on: April 10, 2010, 10:30:52 AM »
Lord have mercy on them and grant them rest where the light of His countenance shines.
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #11 on: April 10, 2010, 10:33:13 AM »
Lord, have mercy! Memory eternal! I'm so sorry to hear this-what a terrible loss!
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #12 on: April 10, 2010, 10:40:51 AM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #13 on: April 10, 2010, 10:56:25 AM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #14 on: April 10, 2010, 01:13:18 PM »
May God forgive them all and grant them rest!

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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #15 on: April 10, 2010, 01:37:22 PM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #16 on: April 10, 2010, 02:48:39 PM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #17 on: April 10, 2010, 02:54:45 PM »
In addition to His Eminence, Archbishop Miron and the many governmental, business and military leaders, it appears that His Excellency, Bishop Tadeusz Płoski, the military vicar for Catholics in the service also perished. It is doubly sad that this tragic accident came at the moment in history that Russia and Poland were beginning to come to terms with the killing of more than 20,000 members of Poland’s elite officer corps in the same place 70 years ago by Stalinist Soviet armed forces. Vicnaja Pamjat. Memory Eternal. Christos Voskrese.

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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #18 on: April 10, 2010, 11:07:45 PM »
Be merciful to them, O Lord, may they rest in peace...
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #19 on: April 11, 2010, 02:41:41 AM »
Lord have mercy on these poor souls.

I hope that this tragic incident will not lead to a recurrence of anti Russian sentiment amongst the Polish people (some of whom may try to blame the Russians somehow for this). 
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #20 on: April 11, 2010, 10:05:02 AM »
I've just discovered that during that crash a girl from my city, that had been studying on the same faculty as me, died also.
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #21 on: April 11, 2010, 10:10:28 AM »
Lord have mercy on these poor souls.

I hope that this tragic incident will not lead to a recurrence of anti Russian sentiment amongst the Polish people (some of whom may try to blame the Russians somehow for this). 

Lord, have mercy on all involved.

I don't think anyone really blames Russian *people*. This is not the right section for this kind of discussion, so I will just very briefly say that so many Poles are genetically, genealogically connected with the people of old Rus' (the famous Polish composer Ogiński, for example, was of the Belarussian ethnicity and signed his name as Міхал Клеафас Агінскі; my own ancestors were related to a family known in Ukraine as Рeвуцькі and in Poland as Rzevuski, and it was the same family, etc.). It is not any people who are guilty; but the fact that the "black box" from the crashed plane was never shown to Poles raises a great suspicion about the involvement of the *government* (not the people!) of the Russian Federation. Details on "Politics."
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #22 on: April 11, 2010, 10:11:20 AM »
I've just discovered that during that crash a girl from my city, that had been studying on the same faculty as me, died also.

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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #23 on: April 11, 2010, 10:36:08 AM »
Ukraine mourns with our dear Polish brothers and sisters.

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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #24 on: April 11, 2010, 01:55:53 PM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #25 on: April 12, 2010, 07:40:26 PM »
I mourn the loss with all of my Polish brothers and sisters! May their memories be eternal!




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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #26 on: April 21, 2010, 02:43:24 PM »
May the memories of all who died in this tragic accident be eternal!
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #27 on: April 22, 2010, 03:07:10 AM »
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Re: For victims of the crash in Smolensk
« Reply #29 on: April 24, 2010, 12:29:38 PM »
I believe a Polish Orthodox bishop was among the dead.
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