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Offline biro

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Today
« on: September 29, 2013, 01:01:14 PM »
I was chrismated today. Please pray for this unworthy handmaiden. Also for my sponsor.

Thank you.  :angel:

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Re: Today
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2013, 01:26:29 PM »
Congratulations! ... Lord Jesus Christ, have mercy.

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Re: Today
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2013, 01:28:57 PM »
Many years!
But the stranger that dwelleth with you shall be unto you as one born among you, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.
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Re: Today
« Reply #3 on: September 29, 2013, 01:29:47 PM »
I was chrismated today. Please pray for this unworthy handmaiden. Also for my sponsor.

Thank you.  :angel:

Many years to you!  :)

Lord have mercy!

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Re: Today
« Reply #4 on: September 29, 2013, 01:35:16 PM »
Congratulations, many years!  :)
I wish you remembered this day all the time, especially in difficult situations - that's what I've been doing. Keep and develop the gifts of the Holy Spirit you've received - by this, you build up not only yourself, but also the Church.

Lord have mercy!
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Re: Today
« Reply #5 on: September 29, 2013, 01:40:49 PM »
Again, congratulations!

Lord, have mercy!
At nunc desertis cessant sacraria lucis:
aurum omnes victa iam pietate colunt.
-Propertius, Elegies III.XIII:47-48

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Re: Today
« Reply #6 on: September 29, 2013, 01:49:10 PM »
Congratulations. All the best for your new life.

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Re: Today
« Reply #7 on: September 29, 2013, 01:57:33 PM »
Many years!
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Re: Today
« Reply #8 on: September 29, 2013, 02:37:54 PM »
I was chrismated today. Please pray for this unworthy handmaiden. Also for my sponsor.

Thank you.  :angel:

I am so glad Biro! I wish I was there.

Kyrie eleison!

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Re: Today
« Reply #9 on: September 29, 2013, 02:54:55 PM »
Many years!

I know it has been a long time coming.
Blessed Nazarius practiced the ascetic life. His clothes were tattered. He wore his shoes without removing them for six years.

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Re: Today
« Reply #10 on: September 29, 2013, 03:03:59 PM »
Many years!
The memory of God should be treasured in our hearts like the precious pearl mentioned in the Holy Gospel. Our life's goal should be to nurture and contemplate God always within, and never let it depart, for this steadfastness will drive demons away from us. - Paraphrased from St. Philotheus of Sinai
Writings from the Philokalia: On Prayer of the Heart,
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Re: Today
« Reply #11 on: September 29, 2013, 03:48:39 PM »
Many years!

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Re: Today
« Reply #12 on: September 29, 2013, 03:55:15 PM »
Thank you, everyone.  :angel:

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Re: Today
« Reply #13 on: September 29, 2013, 05:24:40 PM »
Many years!  :)
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Re: Today
« Reply #14 on: September 29, 2013, 06:53:12 PM »
May God grant you many years!

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Re: Today
« Reply #15 on: September 29, 2013, 08:17:13 PM »
Congratulations!!

May God grant you many years!!   ;D

Amen.

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Re: Today
« Reply #16 on: September 29, 2013, 08:27:25 PM »
CONGRATULATIONS!!!

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Re: Today
« Reply #17 on: September 29, 2013, 08:41:27 PM »
Many years!
Question a friend, perhaps he did not do it; but if he did anything so that he may do it no more.
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Re: Today
« Reply #18 on: September 29, 2013, 09:31:20 PM »
Congrats!   :)

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Re: Today
« Reply #19 on: September 29, 2013, 10:16:55 PM »
Many years!  :)

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Re: Today
« Reply #20 on: September 29, 2013, 10:55:00 PM »
Congratulations, many years.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

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Re: Today
« Reply #21 on: September 30, 2013, 02:04:10 PM »

Congratulations!!!!

Many years!

Welcome home!!!!!
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