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Prayers for Father Ambrose
« on: March 01, 2012, 04:37:36 AM »
It's reported on Monachos that Hieromonk Ambrose has been diagnosed with cancer and is presently undergoing tests to determine the best course of treatment and the advisability of surgery. Please keep him in your prayers.

Prayers for my old and dear friend, that the Holy Unmercenary Physicians, Cosmas and Damian, guide his doctors in their diagnosis and treatment of him and that the Lord look with loving kindness on His faithful servant and priest, that he be cured of this illness and that God grant him many years. 
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2012, 04:44:22 AM »
"Lord have mercy."


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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2012, 04:50:11 AM »
Have mercy.

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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2012, 05:01:25 AM »
Prayers for Fr Ambrose - for courage and strength to fight this scourge.

Prayers also for all the staff treating him
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2012, 05:49:31 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2012, 06:16:29 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2012, 06:40:53 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2012, 07:15:24 AM »
Lord, have mercy, grant healing and solace to your servant!

I hope he is okay ...
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2012, 09:22:11 AM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #9 on: March 01, 2012, 09:41:43 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #10 on: March 01, 2012, 09:43:26 AM »
Lord have mercy.
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« Reply #11 on: March 01, 2012, 09:52:33 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #12 on: March 01, 2012, 10:08:18 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #13 on: March 01, 2012, 10:24:31 AM »
Lord have mercy!!
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« Reply #14 on: March 01, 2012, 10:30:01 AM »
Father Ambrose is in my prayers.
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #15 on: March 01, 2012, 10:54:11 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #16 on: March 01, 2012, 11:01:12 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #17 on: March 01, 2012, 11:02:40 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #18 on: March 01, 2012, 11:18:33 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #19 on: March 01, 2012, 11:21:44 AM »
Lord have mercy and raise your servant from his sickbed!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #20 on: March 01, 2012, 12:03:28 PM »
Lord have mercy on your servant Ambrose!

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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #21 on: March 01, 2012, 03:25:03 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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« Reply #22 on: March 01, 2012, 03:27:30 PM »
Christ, have mercy! St. Patrick, pray for us!

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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #23 on: March 01, 2012, 04:02:28 PM »

May the Lord have mercy and restore Father Ambrose to good health!
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #24 on: March 01, 2012, 06:47:50 PM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #25 on: March 01, 2012, 11:28:35 PM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #26 on: March 01, 2012, 11:33:06 PM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #27 on: March 01, 2012, 11:34:25 PM »
Lord have mercy on the good Father Ambrose!  :'(
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #28 on: March 02, 2012, 12:17:24 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #29 on: March 02, 2012, 12:24:00 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #30 on: March 02, 2012, 12:56:26 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #31 on: March 02, 2012, 01:12:26 AM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #32 on: March 02, 2012, 04:16:29 AM »
Lord have mercy on your servant.
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #33 on: March 07, 2012, 04:23:44 PM »
Any updates as we pray for Fr. A?
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #34 on: March 07, 2012, 09:36:56 PM »
Any updates as we pray for Fr. A?

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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #35 on: March 07, 2012, 11:22:56 PM »
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #36 on: March 08, 2012, 06:25:00 PM »
God be merciful on Father Ambrose.
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #37 on: March 08, 2012, 06:57:39 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

I saw the thread on Monachos and Olga posted an email from Fr. Ambrose today:
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #38 on: March 09, 2012, 12:40:13 AM »
Enough of the non-prayer commentary on the Prayer Forum! The next person (other than an admin or moderator) who posts something other than a prayer on this thread will receive a formal warning.
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Re: Prayers for Father Ambrose
« Reply #39 on: March 09, 2012, 12:49:16 AM »
Fr. Ambrose was not banned for defending himself. He was banned because while under post moderation, he began harassing various moderators publicly and privately here and elsewhere, and posting inflammatory profile signature lines repeatedly.

If he were not a respected hieromonk, he would have been banned years ago. This was simply the "last straw" and the culmination of multiple "ticketed" incidents. It has nothing to do with siding with heretics over Orthodox, alleged moderatial malice, or not wanting to give a man a chance to defend himself. It was the totality of his posting which led to this decision, not one isolated, one-off act.
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