Luck chain letter. Ancient Prayer (no title). "Dear
Friend" Bishop Lawrence. Approving context! US, 1906.
Dear Friend - I am sending you a
prayer that I received with the request that it be sent to nine persons. Please
do not break the chain.
Oh, Lord Jesus Christ, we implore Thee, oh, Eternal God to have mercy
on all mankind. Keep us from all evil and sin, and take us with Thee
through eternity. Amen.
This prayer was sent to Bishop Lawrence, asking that it be rewritten
and sent to nine persons. The one who will not do this will have some misfortune.
He who rewrites the prayer, beginning the day it is received, and writes one
each day, will on or before the ninth day experience some great joy. It was
heard said that he who will grant this request will be delivered from some
Please do not break the chain.
Published: The Kansas City Kansas
Globe (Kansas City, Kansas), Nov. 26, 1906, p. 3. A PRAYER. Dire
Calamity Will Befall the Person Receiving It Who Breaks the Chain.
"The Globe has received a prayer, which has this day been mailed to A. L.
Berger, the attorney. It is published by request, in the hope that each of
The Globe's thousands of subscribers will continue the chain. Here it is:"
Entered by DWV, July 26, 2014.
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