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My wife's cancer
« on: March 08, 2011, 07:31:07 AM »
My wife Katrina was diagnosed on Friday with breast cancer:  it is large, but operable and she will have radiation and chemotherapy afterwards.  It is likely to be a single but maybe double masectomy.  For our children, Elias (19 months) and Lila, (7) please pray.  Please pray not only for Katrina's healing, but for her to see the value of reconnecting with God and the sacraments anew. Pray also for me a sinner.
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2011, 08:48:32 AM »

May Lord have mercy, and grant healing of both body and spirit!
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2011, 09:19:38 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2011, 09:29:21 AM »
Lord Have Mercy

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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2011, 02:23:17 PM »
Prayers.........

Lord Have Mercy.....Amen Amen

Prayers That the Blessed Lord Grants Healing
Mind ,Body , Soul And Spirit.....Amen Amen

Prayers To the Most Blessed Theotokos ,Holy Mother
Of God For Help In This Situation.....Amen Amen

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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2011, 02:28:28 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2011, 02:35:31 PM »
Holy Unmercinaries and Wonderworkers, visit our infirmities. Freely you have received, freely give.
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #7 on: March 08, 2011, 03:11:07 PM »
LORD have mercy!

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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #8 on: March 08, 2011, 04:13:57 PM »
May God have mercy on her.
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« Reply #9 on: March 08, 2011, 10:33:13 PM »
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #10 on: March 08, 2011, 10:41:28 PM »
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« Reply #11 on: March 09, 2011, 12:16:11 AM »
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #12 on: March 09, 2011, 03:11:36 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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« Reply #13 on: March 09, 2011, 02:47:04 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: My wife's cancer
« Reply #14 on: March 10, 2011, 06:48:51 PM »
I had breast cancer a couple of years ago although not as bad as Katrina's and I am convinced St Luke the Surgeon was with me the whole time. I will say his Akathist for her. He is truly a wonderful saint - still a doctor in heaven.

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(the Akathist is here https://docs.google.com/View?id=dhj24ktt_11mw7czvgm if anyone wants it)