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    From: MarkSadek@aol.com Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2004 22:44:42 EST Subject: Spiritual Words. The pronouncements of the prophets are declared in nearly every psalm.
    Message 1 of 3232 , Nov 1, 2004
      From: MarkSadek@...
      Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2004 22:44:42 EST
      Subject: Spiritual Words.


      "The pronouncements of the prophets are declared in nearly every psalm. About the visitation of the Savior, and that He will make His sojourn as one who is God, so it says in the forthy-ninth psalm: 'The Lord our God shall come manifestly, and shall not keep silence,' and in the one hundred and seventeenth: 'Blessed is he that comes in the name of the Lord. We have blessed you out of the house of the Lord. God is Lord and He has shined upon us.' And that this one is the Word of the Father, so it sings in Psalm 106: 'He sent His Word, and healed them, and delivered them out of their destructions.' The Coming One is God Himself, and the Word Who is sent."

      St. Athanasius.

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      "To Him all the prophets witness that, through His name, whoever believes in Him will receive remission of sins." Acts 10:43

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      The Bible reading for the 22nd of Babah, November 1st, is:
      1 After these things the Lord appointed seventy others also, and sent them two by two before His face into every city and place where He Himself was about to go. 2 Then He said to them, "The harvest truly is great, but the laborers are few; therefore pray the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest. 3 Go your way; behold, I send you out as lambs among wolves. 4 Carry neither money bag, knapsack, nor sandals; and greet no one along the road. 5 But whatever house you enter, first say, 'Peace to this house.' 6 And if a son of peace is there, your peace will rest on it; if not, it will return to you. 7 And remain in the same house, eating and drinking such things as they give, for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not go from house to house. 8 Whatever city you enter, and they receive you, eat such things as are set before you. 9 And heal the sick there, and say to them, 'The kingdom of God has come near to you.' 10 But whatever city you enter, and they do not receive you, go out into its streets and say, 11 'The very dust of your city which clings to us we wipe off against you. Nevertheless know this, that the kingdom of God has come near you.' 12 But I say to you that it will be more tolerable in that Day for Sodom than for that city. 13 "Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the mighty works which were done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago, sitting in sackcloth and ashes. 14 But it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon at the judgment than for you. 15 And you, Capernaum, who are exalted to heaven, will be brought down to Hades. 16 He who hears you hears Me, he who rejects you rejects Me, and he who rejects Me rejects Him who sent Me."
      17 Then the seventy returned with joy, saying, "Lord, even the demons are subject to us in Your name." 18 And He said to them, "I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. 19 Behold, I give you the authority to trample on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall by any means hurt you. 20 Nevertheless do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rather rejoice because your names are written in heaven." (Luke 10:1-20)
      Martyrdom of St. Luke the Evangelist.

      The Bible reading for the 23rd of Babah, November 2nd, is: John 16:20-33
      Departure of Pope Yusab I, 52nd.

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      Prayer Requests:

      Please remember the following in your prayers:

      Andrew Eskander - car accident and is currently in stable condition.
      E. Sidhom - Cancer.
      Adel Gendy - 10 years old with kidney failure, needs a kidney transplant.
      Bernard - Various drug addiction problems
      Joseph - Prostrate Cancer
      Eizabil Hanna - Knee replacement surgery
      Mary Ambroso - Breast cancer
      A.K Mathew - Colon Cancer
      Enyat Bakhoum - severe diabetes.
      Tina Raouf - Very bad condition from a serious car accident.
      Safwat - Kidney problems and Anxiety.
      Pastor David Azbell. Chest pains and back.
      Samy Sidhom - Bone cancer.
      John - has severe family problems
      MS - Mercy, Comfort, Strength, Healing and Protection
      AAM -- Love, Healing, Comfort, Strength, Support and Guidance
      MM -- Love, Healing, Comfort, Strength, Support and Guidance
      SE -- Love, Healing
      GE -- Love, Comfort, Strength, Support, Guidance
      Nagah - cancer survivor
      Helen - severe epileptic seizures.
      N.V. - Joint pain.
      Stephan Maksymiw - 48 years old, muscular dystrophy, diabetes, stroke.
      Scott - 4 months old baby desperately in need of a bone marrow donor.
      Safwat and Family - Many problems
      Douglas McLead - Cancer and kidney failure.
      Mrs. McLead - Parkinson disease.
      Fr Benjamin, Photini, Marina, Miriam, Moses.
      Nicholas - constant back pain.
      Michael Ashraf - 9 years old boy with a progressive brain tumor.
      Sarah - Back problems and might need an operation soon.
      Mayrvat Hweamel and her 3 kids. She has been separated from her kids.
      Elizabeth - bi-polar disease and other problems.
      Fr. Constantine S. Palassis - suffers from symptoms of dementia.
      Frannie W, Fr. Shenouda, Renee and her family.
      Heidy - Depression and other problems.
      Magued A - many problems.
      Esther - Intestinal problems.
      Nick Sarris - chemotherapy.
      Sue S. - Advanced Cancer.
      Helen P. - severe depression and diabetes.
      Pamela P. - chronic depression and financial difficulties.
      Shafika Guirgis - kidney failure.
      Mary Beth - Obesity & Diabetes.
      Jean Dallin - Neurological back problems.
      Therese - Emotional problems.
      Reggie - Cancer.
      Detra - Stress related health problems.
      Walter Sr. - Depression.
      Denise I. - Breast Cancer.
      Barbara - Depression & legal & financial problems.
      Helen - Multiple health problems & depression.
      Madeline - metastatic breast cancer.
      Cuba Plain - cancer that is high up in the breast.
      Gabrielle Brewer - pregnant with a life-threatening illness for the developing baby.
      Zouhair Macktaby - stomach cancer.
      Magdy Wadi - brain tumor.
      John Rittel - cancer of the lymph node and voice box.
      Fadia Morgan and her family.
      Ibtesam Hweamel.
      Eugene Boulis - completion of immigration procedures and securing a job.
      Mark N - show and lead him to the Way.
      Claudine - In need of God's Guidence and Strength.
      Hazem Makram - Medical school tests
      Girges, his wife, Neveen and their son Koki
      Lisa Michelle Morgan's family.
      Mario and his family.
      The family of Jessica.
      Please pray for the unemployed to find jobs.

      Please remember me in your prayers.

      Please pray for the peace of the world.

      "casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you." 1 Peter 5:7

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    • Mark Sadek
      Do not be surprised that you fall every day; do not give up, but stand your ground courageously. And assuredly, the angel who guards you will honor your
      Message 3232 of 3232 , Dec 10 5:22 PM

        "Do not be surprised that you fall every day; do not give up, but stand your ground courageously. And assuredly, the angel who guards you will honor your patience."

        St. John of the Ladder.

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        "may the God of all grace, who called us to His eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you."  1 Peter 5:10

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        The Bible reading for the 2nd of Kiahk, December 11, is:
        32 Do not fear, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom. 33 Sell what you have and give alms; provide yourselves money bags which do not grow old, a treasure in the heavens that does not fail, where no thief approaches nor moth destroys. 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. 35 Let your waist be girded and your lamps burning; 36 and you yourselves be like men who wait for their master, when he will return from the wedding, that when he comes and knocks they may open to him immediately. 37 Blessed are those servants whom the master, when he comes, will find watching. Assuredly, I say to you that he will gird himself and have them sit down to eat, and will come and serve them. 38 And if he should come in the second watch, or come in the third watch, and find them so, blessed are those servants. 39 But know this, that if the master of the house had known what hour the thief would come, he would have watched and not allowed his house to be broken into. 40 Therefore you also be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect. 41 Then Peter said to Him, Lord, do You speak this parable only to us, or to all people? 42 And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his master will make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of food in due season? 43 Blessed is that servant whom his master will find so doing when he comes. 44 Truly, I say to you that he will make him ruler over all that he has. (Luke 12:32-44)
        Departure of the Saint Abba Hor, the Monk.
        Departure of Bishop Mina Ava Mina, Abbot of St. Mina's Monastery.

        The Bible reading for the 3rd of Kiahk, December 12, is: Luke 1:39-56
        The Entrance of Saint Mary into the Temple at Jerusalem.

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        Prayer Requests:
        If you have an update on a prayer request, please let me know.

        Please remember the following in your prayers:

        Awad, L.
        Iskaros.
        The families of the recently Crowned Martyrs in Egypt and everywhere. May God grant them strength and peace.
        Urgent: Teresa - serious complications from diabetes.
        The Naroz family - Peace and Comfort to deal with their loss
        Jessenia W - Bipolar depression.
        Urgent: Amal - Cancer.
        Tony H. - Cancer.
        Anthony Cacho - Recovery from heart surgery on 6/1. Thank God, Anthony is doing much better and is back to work.
        F - Unable to walk for 3 months with a leg infection
        C's uncle - Stage 4 cancer.
        Sam - Drugs Addiction.
        B.E.
        Hannah - Battling epilepsy, depression and anxiety.
        Erice - Young girl with a troubled family life and suicidal thoughts.
        Yaga - Cancer.
        Robert - Infant with a rare kidney disease.
        Faith and family - Healing and guidance 
        Ricardo F. - Health issues
        Thomas, Matthew, Irene and Ayman M.
        Evelyn - Cancer
        5 years old Luke - Health issues
        Daoud - Peace.
        Edith D. - Peace.

        The unity of the Churches and all Christians.

        Egypt and the Christians in Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Pakistan. "Blessed is Egypt My people." Isaiah 19:25

        Please pray for the peace of the world.

        Please remember me in your prayers.

        "casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you." 1 Peter 5:7
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