Oh hear us when we cry to thee for those in peril on the sea

The bodies of Seven Sailors from the U.S.S. Fitzgerald have been recovered.

I pray that God’s comfort be on the families of the lost.

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2 Responses to Oh hear us when we cry to thee for those in peril on the sea

  1. Rich says:

    Amen Brother.

    They have released the names of the 7 sailors who died in flooded berthing compartments on the USS Fitzgerald.

    Eternal rest grant unto:

    Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19, of Palmyra, Va.;
    Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25, of San Diego; Ngoc T. Truong Huynh, 25, of Oakville, Conn.; Noe Hernandez, 26, of Weslaco, Tex.;
    Carlos Victor Ganzon Sibayan, 23, of Chula Vista, Calif.;
    Xavier Alec Martin, 24, of Halethorpe, Md.; and Gary Leo Rehm Jr., 37, of Elyria, Ohio;

    oh Lord, and let Your perpetual light shine upon them. May their souls, and the souls of all the faithfully departed, through Your mercy oh Lord, rest in peace. Amen.

  2. trebor snoyl says:

    How can a modern Navy vessel, equipped with every electronic detection device known to man be rammed by a slow-moving cargo ship 4 times its size? Someone was asleep at the switch. I wouldn’t want to be the Navy skipper.