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« on: October 11, 2011, 05:59:58 PM »

Hello brothers and sisters,

I would like to ask for prayers for Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/oct/11/iran-actor-marzieh-vafamehr-lashes?newsfeed=true

For one Iranian actor, life is mirroring art, in the most gruesome of ways. Two years ago Marzieh Vafamehr starred in a film about an actor whose theatre work is banned in Iran.

Now she faces a year in prison and 90 lashes after Iranian officials took exception to the film, which is itself banned inside the country...
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« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2011, 08:18:23 PM »

For those in prison suffering under injustice,Lord have Mercy!
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« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2011, 09:46:17 PM »

Lord Jesus Christ, have mercy.
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« Reply #3 on: October 11, 2011, 09:50:19 PM »

Lord, have mercy.
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