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August 17th, 2010


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10:23 am - For a Person in Trouble or Bereavement
From the Book of Common Prayer, for all on my friendslist who are going through rough times right now.

O merciful Father, who hast taught us in thy holy Word that
thou dost not willingly afflict or grieve the children of men:
Look with pity upon the sorrows of thy children for whom
our prayers are offered. Remember then, O Lord, in mercy,
nourish their souls with patience, comfort them with a sense of
thy goodness, lift up thy countenance upon them, and give
them peace; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

(4 lit candles | Light a candle)

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From:eldritchhobbit
Date:August 17th, 2010 05:38 pm (UTC)
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Thank you. *hugs*
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From:rose_griffes
Date:August 17th, 2010 10:58 pm (UTC)
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That's lovely, and hopeful.
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From:whitemartyr
Date:August 18th, 2010 09:44 am (UTC)
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Wow. That is really beautiful. I love it. I especially love the " not willing afflict or grieve the children of men"
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From:izhilzha
Date:August 18th, 2010 07:59 pm (UTC)
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That line is actually from the book of Lamentations. I love how much scripture is actually in the Book of Common Prayer. :)

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