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Offline Basil 320

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"God Grant Them Many Years"
« on: October 01, 2010, 04:36:18 AM »
"Lord our God, with Glory and Honor, Crown Them."

60 years ago today (10/1/10),  my beloved parents, the Servants of God Panagioti and Ekaterini (Peter and Kathy), were united through the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony, celebrated by the Rev. Archimandrite Chrysogonos Lavriotis at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, Cleve., Oh.  I am the first born of their 3 children (two sons and a daughter), who are greatfull to Our Lord for them and all they have given us.

Please mention them in prayer today.
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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2010, 04:46:20 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2010, 09:12:54 AM »
Many Years!, Hronia polla!
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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #3 on: October 01, 2010, 10:48:11 AM »

Congratulations!  Many Years!
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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #4 on: October 03, 2010, 01:36:20 PM »
Many Years! Wow, SIXTIETH anniversary... Congratulations! Glory to God!
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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #5 on: October 04, 2010, 01:50:10 PM »
May God grant this couple many more years!
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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #6 on: October 04, 2010, 02:06:15 PM »
God grant them many years! :)
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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #7 on: October 04, 2010, 02:37:16 PM »
Axios ,,The Lord Grant them Many Many More Years..Amen Amen
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #8 on: October 04, 2010, 11:17:18 PM »
Many Years!!   :)

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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #9 on: October 05, 2010, 02:36:37 PM »
Many Years!

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Re: "God Grant Them Many Years"
« Reply #10 on: October 06, 2010, 09:27:14 PM »
Many years!
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