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Lost cat
« on: February 05, 2012, 08:00:15 PM »
Our cat went missing this morning and my wife and I are utterly distraught. Thanks for your help.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2012, 08:03:39 PM »
St Phanourios, you have interceded for me when my own cats have lost their way and have never failed. Please, do the same for Iconodule and his family so that they may lift up their voices to God in joy and thanksgiving.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2012, 08:04:40 PM »
Praying your cat is found. I lost my cat so many times, and he always came home. I pray God watches over this cat as He did over my own.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2012, 08:06:40 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
The Episcopallian road is easy and wide, for many go through it to find destruction. lol sorry channeling Isa.

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2012, 08:09:59 PM »
St Phanourios, intercede for Iconodule's lost cat. Lord, have mercy on your mother.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2012, 08:20:36 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #6 on: February 05, 2012, 08:22:45 PM »
Lord have mercy!

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #7 on: February 05, 2012, 08:50:40 PM »
Prayers!

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #8 on: February 05, 2012, 08:50:46 PM »
I hope kitty finds its way home soon.

Lord, have mercy and show your creature the way home.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #9 on: February 05, 2012, 09:20:13 PM »
Lord, have mercy!  May it be nothing more than a brief adventure.

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #10 on: February 05, 2012, 11:39:42 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #11 on: February 05, 2012, 11:47:04 PM »
A lost pet is always distressing.  LORD have mercy!

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #12 on: February 06, 2012, 12:19:58 AM »
Lord, have mercy, and guide the kitty cat back home!
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #13 on: February 06, 2012, 12:53:27 AM »
Lord have mercy!

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #14 on: February 06, 2012, 01:21:50 AM »
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #15 on: February 07, 2012, 06:50:51 AM »
May the Lord protect and guide your loving companion back home where its missed. Lord have mercy!
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #16 on: February 07, 2012, 01:54:33 PM »
Greetings in that Divine and Most Precious Name of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!

Ouch!

Unfortunately cat events such as these are tangible reminders that unlike dogs, cats are not human's slaves, rather they are more like our friends than pets, and always have the option to disengage the mutuality of our friendships and split town :(

EVERY single cat I have owned since I was in the first grade inevitably split, that seems to be what they do.  Ironically, its those stray cats you wish would leave are the ones that stick around.  I did have one cat for 15 years till she died, she was a true sweet heart, in fact, everybody seemed to like her for no reason, even notorious cat hating kinds of people would stop and pet her, strangers walking down the street would stop and pet her, she was a gem, and I do miss her..

But that is part and parcel of cat "ownership" and after a few cats we all seem to live with it (sort of of)

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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #17 on: March 05, 2012, 11:56:47 AM »
Well, it's been a month and we just about gave up hope, but I found her in one of our humane traps today and now she's back home! She's very thin and we're taking her to the vet today. All the same, much thanks to all of you for your prayers, and thanks to the Mother of God and all the saints,  and glory to God!
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #18 on: March 05, 2012, 12:00:12 PM »
Yes!! Thanks be to God. I'm so happy for you.   ;D ;D ;D  :angel:
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #19 on: March 05, 2012, 12:16:55 PM »
Well, it's been a month and we just about gave up hope, but I found her in one of our humane traps today and now she's back home! She's very thin and we're taking her to the vet today. All the same, much thanks to all of you for your prayers, and thanks to the Mother of God and all the saints,  and glory to God!

Thank God she's okay and back home.

So, she was on your property the whole time?
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #20 on: March 05, 2012, 12:19:58 PM »
Well, it's been a month and we just about gave up hope, but I found her in one of our humane traps today and now she's back home! She's very thin and we're taking her to the vet today. All the same, much thanks to all of you for your prayers, and thanks to the Mother of God and all the saints,  and glory to God!

Thank God she's okay and back home.

So, she was on your property the whole time?


We live in an apartment complex. She was in the woods across the road from our building- VERY close. Experts usually say that indoor-only cats like ours, when they get outside, seldom stray more than a mile from their home.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #21 on: March 05, 2012, 01:23:03 PM »
That's great news.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #22 on: March 05, 2012, 01:43:45 PM »
Glory to God!
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #23 on: March 05, 2012, 04:52:14 PM »
Glory to God!

I'm so happy you found her.
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #24 on: March 05, 2012, 05:01:53 PM »
Glory to God! May kitty have a nice nap and some num nums :)
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #25 on: March 05, 2012, 05:06:01 PM »
Glory to God! May kitty have a nice nap and some num nums :)

And tummy rubs  :)  (wahoo!)  :laugh:
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #26 on: March 05, 2012, 06:06:43 PM »
Glory to God! May kitty have a nice nap and some num nums :)

Some num nums? C'mon! LOTS AND LOTS of num nums!! And tummy rubs, and every good thing that kitties love.  :laugh:
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #27 on: March 05, 2012, 08:11:32 PM »
Glory to God.  :)
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Re: Lost cat
« Reply #28 on: March 05, 2012, 09:46:02 PM »
Glory to God!  Glad kitty is back home and safe!
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