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For the repose of the priest Dragan
« on: September 18, 2018, 10:23:26 PM »
This evening a beloved priest known well in SW Pennsylvania and NE Ohio, Fr. Dragan Filipovich, unexpectedly (but peacefully) passed into eternal life.

Please pray for his eternal rest among the Saints, and for comfort and strength for his wife Mira, their children and grandchildren.  May his memory be eternal!
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2018, 10:27:09 PM »
memory eternal!
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2018, 10:27:45 PM »
Lord have mercy.

May he rest in peace.
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #3 on: September 18, 2018, 10:28:01 PM »
Memory eternal!

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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #4 on: September 18, 2018, 11:09:28 PM »
Memory eternal.
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #5 on: September 18, 2018, 11:18:13 PM »
Memory eternal and Lord have mercy.
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #6 on: September 18, 2018, 11:34:18 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #7 on: September 18, 2018, 11:55:18 PM »
Eternal be his memory.
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #8 on: September 19, 2018, 06:17:29 AM »
Lord, have mercy.

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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #9 on: September 19, 2018, 09:36:53 AM »
Lord have mercy on the local priest
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #10 on: September 19, 2018, 12:00:00 PM »
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #11 on: September 19, 2018, 10:07:58 PM »
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #12 on: September 20, 2018, 12:03:27 AM »
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Re: For the repose of the priest Dragan
« Reply #13 on: September 23, 2018, 06:49:46 PM »
Memory eternal.
Lord, have mercy on his family.