United Against Inhuman Terrorists
United Against Inhuman Terrorists
Brothers and sisters,
Despite the "state of emergency" in France, forbidding any crowd gathering, tens of thousands of Parisians are gathering and uniting on the 6 sites of the bloodshed, and many others in all major cities gather in local landmarks. Thank you all for your support and your prayers. we will overcome
Col.Dr Marcel de PICCIOTTO
International Grand Commander V
Dear Your Excellency Grand Commander, Dear Brother Marcel.
NATO Grand Priory mourns the victimes of the terrorist crime in Paris and Prays for Them and their Families. A terrorist attack on France is an attack on us all, on our cultures and our free societies. We have together fought for our culture and our freedom before and we will continue to do so. Our solidarity with France will materialize in appropriate supportive actions. Vive la France.
Marcel and friends:
As I reflect on the tragedies of so many killed and more wounded so severely, I am reminded of Psalm 31:1-5: "In you, O Lord, have I taken refuge; let me never be put to shame: deliver me in your righteousness. Incline your ear to me; make haste to deliver me. Be my strong rock, a castle to keep me safe, for you are my crag and my stronghold; for the sake of your Name, lead me and guide me. Take me out of the net that they have secretly set for me, for You are my tower of strength. Into your hands I commend my spirit, for You have redeemed me, O Lord, O God of truth."
O Lord, we call to You; come to us quickly; hear our voices when we cry to You. Let our prayers be set before the Holy One Who hears our grief, hears our suffering, and Who surrounds us in the midst of His loving care. Our eyes are a tuned to the loving care of those who surround the grieving, the wounded, the traumatized. May we reach out in loving care care to those in need. O Lord, guard the door that provides security. May our eyes be turned to You, O Lord God; in You we take refuge. Blessed are those who mourn; for they shall be comforted. Amen.
Dear Brother and Grand Commander Marcel,
I wish to send on to you the condolences of the American Baptist Churches , Chicago Metro Region. In addition I have been in touch with high levels of the Armenian Church and Armenian Cultural associations and they all wish to be included in this email to let you know personally that we stand with Paris and France in solidarity.
More than this we send to you from the deepest parts of our hearts the longing we share with you that the humans must remember we are meant to be noble. With you we call on all good humans to speak up and overcome evil.
We pray that all French people will know that as they are in pain so we too are in pain. We pray that God will give wisdom and courage , as never before, to our world leaders to make the right decisions . May you, dear Marcel, know that we are with you. May the French people feel the waves of compassion coming to them from people of goodwill around the World. Vive La France!
Dear Brother My heart is broken.
Dearest Grand Commander Marcel,
On behalf of all the Knights, Dames and Companions of the Grand Priory of the United States of America, we send you and your countrymen and women our deepest condolences and prayers in response to this terrible and senseless act of inhumanity. We share your concern that this a common threat and disease that should concern us all and against which all of us should unite. The time for effective action is upon us. We especially have you and all our Templar Brothers and Sisters, and your families, in France in our thoughts and prayers at this terrible time.
Dear brother Marcel,
Sorry for this horrendous attack. Please, read my statement in lutheranworld.org. Thank you for this encouraging letter. Thank God for the safety of our members is OSMTH France. This should only motivate us to continue our line of moderation and justice.
May God bless you.
Dear Brothers and Sisters
We have no words to express our sadness and our pain for this huge tragedy. Once again France has been attacked by evil…and once again a lot of innocents have been killed. This is something that affects us all. I and all Members of Grand Priory of Italy are close to our French Brothers and Sisters. You are not alone!
May the Love of God guide the victims souls towards the Great Light.
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ!
Our prayers and thoughts are with the French people over the horrific terrorist attacks in Paris. Our deepest condolencies to the families who lost their beloved and dear relatives and friends.
GP of Serbia
Dear Brother Marcel;
We, the OSMTH United Nations Delegation in New York, send to you, our Brothers and Sisters of the Order and the citizens of Paris, our deepest sympathy concerning the dasterdly and cowardly act of terrorism against the French Nation. Just know, we stand with you in this hour of suffering. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Dear GP France,
Dear Grand Commander,
On behalf of the Priory of The Netherlands sharing you a short message with our deepest sympathy, our heartfelt sorrow with prayers to all our Brothers and Sisters in France and all the people France regarding the attacks yesterday in Paris and those who are effected by this.
An attack on humanity we all have to united against terrorism and united for Peace.
Please accept our heartfelt sorrow.
I just had the latest update of the Dutch news NOS also 3 people from The Netherlands where probably injured in Paris.
On behalf of all members OSMTH Priory of the Netherlands,
Dear Brothers and Sisters of France and Our Order,
We feel sad to be confronted again with the stupidity of a group of extremists who doesn't care for normal people in this world. The Knights and Dames of the Grand Priory of Belgium are praying for all Brothers and Sisters of the Grand Priory of France and all France.
Think about the proverbe of Paris " Fluctuat Nec Mergitur " "It is storming , but we will not drown"
Keep strong and never be defeated.
Dear Brothers and Sisters of Grand Priory of France,
Me personally, as Greek and as Grand Prior of Grand Priory of Greece, as well as the whole Grand Priory of Greece, but also our country in general, we are shocked by the National tragedy that hit your country. It is unheard nowadays to mourn innocent victims in altar of fanaticism and paranoid attitude and culture of some people who, in the name of “their” God, sacrifice souls who belong to the one and only, common to all, God.
May this God of all of us, even if He is called “ Buda”, even if “God” or “Allah”, to give courage and power to the families of victims, in order for them to suffer the pain and loss of their men, to help your country recover and heal its wounds and to illuminate the brain of the “brainless” who spread fear and unhappiness.
For once more warm condolence and courage.
As I stated to you by telephone last evening I happened to be in Washington DC Friday night at a diplomatic Reception at the Polish Embassy.
The senior diplomats and military attachés from the EU and US were of one voice—this was an act of war and we will stand at the side of France until victory. The Polish Ambassador was clear and moving in his statements that Poland and all democracies will stand side by side with France in this war. To an American this is a matter of honor; in 1917, 1941 and 2015 it is our honor to be with you. We will be there!
Forwarded as an American and with sincere respect.
Dear Brothers and Sisters
We have no words to express our sadness and our pain for this huge tragedy. Once again France has been attacked by evil…and once again a lot of innocents have been killed. This is something that affects us all. I and all Members of Grand Priory of Italy are close to our French Brothers and Sisters. You are not alone! May the Love of God guide the victims souls towards the Great Light.
Today, 16/11/2015 at 19.00, at the entrance of French Embassy of Athens, took place laying of wreath of laurel flower by three members Committee, with Grand National Commander of Grand Priory of Greece, in charge, Dr Paul Tsolakian, Grand Treasurer, Brother Chev. Demitris Papakyriakopoulos and Grand Commander of South, Brother Chev. Ieronymos Kontonis, on behalf of Grand Council of Grand Priory of Greece of the Sovereign Chivalric Order of the Temple of Jerusalem, dedicated to the memory of the innocent French Brothers of ours that got victims of the terrorist action that took place on the 13th of November 2015 in the center of Paris.
“May their memory last forever”