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Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« on: August 15, 2017, 02:10:50 PM »
In your charity, please pray for the success of an undertaking of my weakness, which will take place the day after tomorrow.  Thank you.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2017, 03:00:10 PM »
Lord, have mercy on your servant and bless him.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2017, 03:01:35 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

Pray for me also. I have an undertaking this afternoon that a lot is riding on.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #3 on: August 15, 2017, 03:03:24 PM »
Lord, have mercy! I hope you're okay.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #4 on: August 15, 2017, 03:42:49 PM »
May the Lord bless Mor, and bless all his endeavors and actions.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #5 on: August 15, 2017, 03:44:17 PM »
May God smash the teeth of Mor's enemies and put them under his feet.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #6 on: August 15, 2017, 03:56:23 PM »
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #7 on: August 15, 2017, 04:02:42 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
I'm with the camp of 13 million Americans that believe politicians are, or are controlled by, Reptilians. I think only monks can solve this problem. It doesn't seem right that they prefer to ignore it.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2017, 04:05:04 PM »
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2017, 04:06:20 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #10 on: August 15, 2017, 04:40:12 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

Pray for me also. I have an undertaking this afternoon that a lot is riding on.

Der, voghormya!

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #11 on: August 15, 2017, 04:40:58 PM »
May God smash the teeth of Mor's enemies and put them under his feet.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #12 on: August 15, 2017, 08:00:19 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #13 on: August 18, 2017, 09:30:22 PM »
Thank you all.  If everything goes well, I'll blame you.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #14 on: August 18, 2017, 09:38:42 PM »
Lord have Morcy! 8)

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #15 on: August 18, 2017, 10:03:30 PM »
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #16 on: August 19, 2017, 01:35:10 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #17 on: August 23, 2017, 03:37:29 PM »

How did it go?
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #18 on: August 23, 2017, 03:56:38 PM »

How did it go?

She signed the photo he brought. Glory to God!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #19 on: August 23, 2017, 05:27:16 PM »

How did it go?

It's up in the air, but I expect it's not going to pan out.  May God's will be done.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #21 on: August 27, 2017, 01:47:55 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #22 on: November 15, 2017, 05:16:49 PM »
In your charity, please pray for the success of an undertaking of my weakness, which will take place the day after tomorrow.  Thank you.

In your charity, please pray for the success of another, similar undertaking of my weakness, which is now out of my hands.  Thank you again.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #23 on: November 15, 2017, 05:24:30 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #24 on: November 16, 2017, 12:48:19 AM »
Let the Spirit of the Lord rest upon him!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #25 on: November 16, 2017, 01:45:34 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #26 on: November 16, 2017, 03:26:00 PM »

May the Lord quickly grant that which is best for Mor!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #27 on: November 16, 2017, 05:20:09 PM »
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #28 on: November 16, 2017, 06:33:01 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
I'm with the camp of 13 million Americans that believe politicians are, or are controlled by, Reptilians. I think only monks can solve this problem. It doesn't seem right that they prefer to ignore it.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #29 on: November 17, 2017, 08:10:38 PM »
What Antonious Nikolas said.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #30 on: November 17, 2017, 08:27:59 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #31 on: December 11, 2017, 05:15:53 PM »
In your charity, please pray for the success of an undertaking of my weakness, which will take place the day after tomorrow.  Thank you.

In your charity, please pray for the success of another, similar undertaking of my weakness, which is now out of my hands.  Thank you again.

Through your holy prayers and fasting, I was offered a new job, which I start, God willing, a week from today.  It will help me now and help make possible (I hope) certain bigger and better things, for which I eagerly look forward.   

Thank you and glory be to God forever.  Amen.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #32 on: December 11, 2017, 05:17:16 PM »
That's such good news! God is a wonderful Father.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #33 on: December 11, 2017, 06:10:45 PM »
Glory to God.  :)
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #34 on: December 11, 2017, 07:20:03 PM »
Lord, have mercy on your servant. Please.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #35 on: December 11, 2017, 10:45:25 PM »
Oh, thank God! I'm so happy for you!!!!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #36 on: December 11, 2017, 11:50:47 PM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #37 on: December 12, 2017, 12:49:43 AM »
In your charity, please pray for the success of an undertaking of my weakness, which will take place the day after tomorrow.  Thank you.

In your charity, please pray for the success of another, similar undertaking of my weakness, which is now out of my hands.  Thank you again.

Through your holy prayers and fasting, I was offered a new job, which I start, God willing, a week from today.  It will help me now and help make possible (I hope) certain bigger and better things, for which I eagerly look forward.   

Thank you and glory be to God forever.  Amen.
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #38 on: December 12, 2017, 01:06:57 AM »
Glory to God!
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Re: Pray for Mor Ephrem in this thread
« Reply #39 on: December 12, 2017, 02:37:49 AM »
Congrats, Mor! Glory be to God!
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