Re: [orthodox-synod] Prayers requested
- Forwarded message from Parish Council President of St Basils:
At 3:15 CST on Thur 24 March, Matushka Kathrine called to say that they were
about to restart the heart. Surgery prep started at 10AM.
The heart valve surgery went well, and was a repair rather than a
Two minor bypasses were also done.
Feel free to share the good news.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rev Fr Mark Gilstrap" <fr.mark@...>
Sent: Monday, March 21, 2005 9:19 PM
Subject: [orthodox-synod] Prayers requested
> Please pray for the infirm priest Martin Swanson of St Basil's in St
> He is in intensive care with heart problems. It was reported to me
> today that a test showed no blockage, but that surgery for other heart
> problems is forthcoming - perhaps awaiting only resolution of his
> O Physician of souls and bodies, heal Thy servant priest Martin and
> quickly raise him up from the bed of sickness, quickly granting him
> pr Mark
- Dear Fr. Mark,
Thank you for keeping us posted. I'm so relieved that they could do a
repair rather than replacement. Fr. Martin is very much in our hearts
and prayers, as is Matushka Catherine who suffers with him. What a
start for Lent!
Matushka Ann Lardas