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Offline ialmisry

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Glory to God! Pastor Youssef is Released in Iran
« on: September 08, 2012, 07:14:12 PM »
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Re: Glory to God! Pastor Youssef is Released in Iran
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2012, 07:39:29 PM »
Al Majdu laka yaa Rab'bul Majdu laka!

This is great news! I know that he had great goals of establishing churches in Iran but I hope he and his family leaves Iran as soon as possible for their own safety.
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Re: Glory to God! Pastor Youssef is Released in Iran
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2012, 12:44:44 PM »
Praise God. God bless and protect Pastor Youssef, his family, & all Iranian Christians. Most Holy Theotokos pray for them that may be given the fullness of the faith for the glory of God. Glory to our Lord Jesus Christ.
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Re: Glory to God! Pastor Youssef is Released in Iran
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2012, 12:50:31 PM »
Yes! Glory be to God. Let us now pray that he not end up like the other Iranian Christian martyr, Mehdi Dibaj, who died under mysterious circumstances shortly after being released from prison for blasphemy back in the 1990s. This may, unfortunately, involve leaving the country.

But still more Muslims come to Christ all the time in Iran (see the film "A Cry from Iran" about the indigenous church movement started by Muslim converts and Armenian-Iranians). They can exile people or kill them, but the truth of Christ our God lives forever, and cannot be imprisoned or extinguished.

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Re: Glory to God! Pastor Youssef is Released in Iran
« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2012, 01:08:28 PM »
Praise God. God bless and protect Pastor Youssef, his family, & all Iranian Christians. Most Holy Theotokos pray for them that may be given the fullness of the faith for the glory of God. Glory to our Lord Jesus Christ.

Amen ! Glory be Our Glorious and Merciful God!
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