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Offline Salpy

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Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« on: March 23, 2012, 10:59:54 PM »
Happy birthday, Father!   :)
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2012, 11:02:20 PM »
Happy birthday :)  Enjoy it, it's all downhill from here!
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #2 on: March 23, 2012, 11:35:23 PM »
Happy birthday and many happy returns!   :)
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #3 on: March 23, 2012, 11:41:12 PM »

Happy Birthday, Father!

Many, many, happy and blessed years!!!!



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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #4 on: March 23, 2012, 11:43:12 PM »
Happy Birthday, many years.
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #5 on: March 23, 2012, 11:49:36 PM »
Happy birthday! Many years.
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #6 on: March 23, 2012, 11:56:59 PM »
Many years!

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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2012, 01:03:04 AM »
Happy Birthday Father, and enjoy many more in good health and happiness; Chronia Pola; and enjoy your parish's name day weekend, too.
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #8 on: March 24, 2012, 08:28:24 AM »
Thank you all very much for the well-wishes!
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #9 on: March 24, 2012, 08:55:16 AM »
Happy Birthday Fr. George.  May have a 1000 more blessed years.
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #10 on: March 24, 2012, 09:59:21 AM »
Happy Birthday! Many years!
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #11 on: March 24, 2012, 10:31:40 AM »
Happy Birthday -- live long and proper.
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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #12 on: March 24, 2012, 01:04:47 PM »
but maybe not 1,000 years...
(it's an arabic blessing; we don't really want you to spend an extra 900 years in repentance, though i probably need them myself!)
 ;)
may the years that you have be worth 1,000 good years!
(the euro-arab version of the traditional blessing)
 :)

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Re: Happy birthday, Fr. George!
« Reply #13 on: March 24, 2012, 08:49:57 PM »
but maybe not 1,000 years...
(it's an arabic blessing; we don't really want you to spend an extra 900 years in repentance, though i probably need them myself!)
 ;)
may the years that you have be worth 1,000 good years!
(the euro-arab version of the traditional blessing)
 :)

Yes, a 1000 years is the Arabic version of "Many Years!"  ;)
Vain existence can never exist, for "unless the LORD builds the house, the builders labor in vain." (Psalm 127)

If the faith is unchanged and rock solid, then the gates of Hades never prevailed in the end.