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Offline StGeorge

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Some answers
« on: November 03, 2010, 10:18:36 PM »
Could you please pray that God either A) miraculously heal me of my (largely unknown) illnesses, or that B) He or one of the saints clearly reveal to me the natural remedy that would heal me.  I've been to so many doctors and have had so many drugs and remedies that have not worked.  Every conscious wakeful moment the past 7 years or so I've been in excruciating pain and in great stiffness.  I feel like I'm grasping at straws and struggle to live.  I'm getting tired of this and find it hard not to be cynical.  I've asked for healing before miraculous icons and relics of the saints, and I'm beginning to feel that they all have deaf ears and although quick to hear don't feel like responding.  Thanks.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2010, 10:37:57 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Some answers
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2010, 10:42:15 PM »
God bless you  :-[ Praying...

Lord have mercy!

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2010, 11:07:11 PM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #4 on: November 03, 2010, 11:29:06 PM »


You are in my unworthy prayers!


May the Lord, have mercy and grant you relief!
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Re: Some answers
« Reply #5 on: November 03, 2010, 11:43:38 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #6 on: November 04, 2010, 03:01:24 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Some answers
« Reply #7 on: November 04, 2010, 12:03:17 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Some answers
« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2010, 06:01:36 AM »
Lord Have Mercy

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« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2010, 06:24:31 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #10 on: November 05, 2010, 09:20:53 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Some answers
« Reply #11 on: November 05, 2010, 10:07:25 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #12 on: November 05, 2010, 01:37:34 PM »
Continnues Prayers......

Lord Have Mercy...Amen Amen
Blagoslovi Gospode Imena Tvoga Radi....Amin Amin
For Healing Mind ,Body, Soul, And Spirit....Amen Amen
For In Faith we Ask In Faith We Recieve......Amen Amen

        Slava Tebi Gospode ,Slava....Amin Amin
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #13 on: November 05, 2010, 01:41:11 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
"For, by its immensity, the divine substance surpasses every form that our intellect reaches. Thus we are unable to apprehend it by knowing what it is. Yet we are able to have some knowledge of it by knowing what it is not." - St. Thomas Aquinas, Summa contra gentiles, I, 14.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #14 on: November 05, 2010, 04:03:20 PM »
For what it is worth, don't give up on medicine.  My father had multiple myeloma and it started out as aches, fatigue, etc.  Nobody could find anything wrong with him and thought it was psychological.  He is a very determined person and I think that helped him persist with the doctors until they finally diagnosed him.  I have no idea what you might be going through, but reading your post reminded me of his years of not feeling good and not knowing why.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #15 on: November 09, 2010, 02:12:52 AM »
Thank you for your prayers everyone. 

Bob L.,
That is very similiar to my situation.  I hope that I find out what exactly is wrong.  That would be a relief for me.  Thank you.

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #16 on: November 09, 2010, 04:00:00 AM »
may LORD HAVE Mersey on you
but dont give up remember MARRY THE MAGDELAN WAS CURED AFTER 12 YEARS
CONTINUE ON HOPING

one thing also try not to think about your illness as much as possible i know it is difficult but try to forget about it and just THANK GOD FOR LETTING YOU BE PART OF HIS GLORY AND GRACE     

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Re: Some answers
« Reply #17 on: November 09, 2010, 11:49:15 PM »
I will keep you in my prayers.