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Tears are prayers too

On Aug 16, 2017 02:35 PM EDT
Tears are prayers too

Record my misery;
    list my tears on your scroll[a]-
    are they not in your record?

-Psalm 56:8


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SAS snipers, who were part of mopping up campaigns after the fall of Mosul managed to save a Christian family merely seconds away from being decapitated by Islamic State militants for refusing to convert to Islam.