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Prayers need for my Dad #362562 04/01/11 02:12 PM
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Again,
I ask for your prayers. My father (name is Ed) just became very ill with hemoptysis (coughing up blood). He is in surgery at this moment. It is is bronchoscopy so may not answer all the questions but will hopefully stop the bleeding. He is a very good man. I am appreciative to all who read this and think of him in prayer. He is devoted to the Blessed Mother, so perhaps you could implore her intercession.
Thank you and God Bless You,
Sharon

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Prayers for Ed, the father of our sister, Sharon, that the Unmercenary Physicians Cosmas & Damien guide his doctors in the diagnosis and efficacious treatment of his illness, that he recover quickly and without complication, and that God grant him many years in health, happiness, and the love of his family.


"One day all our ethnic traits ... will have disappeared. Time itself is seeing to this. And so we can not think of our communities as ethnic parishes, ... unless we wish to assure the death of our community."
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Prayers offered for Ed and family.

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Thank you so much, Thank you so much.
God Bless you,
Sharon

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Re: Prayers need for my Dad [Re: HandmaidenByzC] #362592 04/02/11 02:14 PM
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Prayers to the most holy Mother of our God, the ever virgin Mary, for her devoted child, Ed...that she will intercede on behalf of his health crisis to her Son, our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ.
May Ed be kept under the protective veil of Our Lady today, tomorrow, and all days, bringing him to full recovery.
May she keep our friend and poster Sharon comforted in the knowledge that she is with her in these difficult days of trial.
AMEN.

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Again, thank you.
God Bless you abundantly,
Sharon

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Prayers, may your father receive comfort and strength...

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Thank you Jakub

Re: Prayers need for my Dad [Re: Jakub.] #362647 04/03/11 11:44 PM
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...just an update. The results are not back, but the bronchoscopy looked very, very suspicious for cancer. I was (and still am) praying it was due to an infection because he was on prednisone for hypersensitivity pneumonitis (allergic reaction in his lungs). I am the only doctor in the family so I must prepare everyone and explain things to them. But in reality...only God can answer the question they and I have. It is not the right time for him, he has a very young son who has acute problems. Anyway...my hope is fading and I have to find a way to be strong. But this is not about my grief...it is about my father. I pray God be gentle, strengthen him and love him.
Thank you for your prayers
Sharon

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NEWS...BIOPSIES ARE NEGATIVE. All the doctors were sure that this was a cancer. It is unlikely to be. I have been praying for the intercession of Blessed Mother, and also St. John Paul II. I cannot thank you all enough for your prayers. I was all but hopeless. I believe it is a miracle. Thank you all so much, God Bless

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Prayers of gratitude and prayers for Ed's swift recovery


"One day all our ethnic traits ... will have disappeared. Time itself is seeing to this. And so we can not think of our communities as ethnic parishes, ... unless we wish to assure the death of our community."
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Glory be to God!

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Glory be to God!


Amen! Praise God from whom all blessings flow..and healings! Such good news. Praying for his return to good health.

Re: Prayers need for my Dad [Re: Porter] #362816 04/08/11 01:20 PM
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Yes Praise God!!! Praise God!! Yesterday was my birthday...and this was the best birthday gift...now I need to find a job...trying to keep the Faith and Hope as God has shown me great blessings...and lessons in Faith and Hope.
Thank you all for prayers and continuing to pray. God Bless you all

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