While he was coming from Yanuh to buy a drug, for he was suffering from a cyst and hemorrhage, he decided to visit the hermitage of Sts Peter and Paul. He prayed and spent the night there. When he woke up in the morning, he found out that the cyst has disappeared and hemorrhage has stopped. Therefore, he went to the Monastery and got his healing registered and he thanked God for this grace.
Georges is a cardiologist residing in the USA. He felt an ache in his ear and underwent necessary tests that revealed that the head artery needed a dangerous surgery. He waited ten days before making up his decision. Meanwhile, his Lebanese wife, made a vow for St Sharbel. The following day, Dr. Georges woke up and he was healed. He visited the Monastery on July 2nd, 2004, and got his healing registered and he thanked God for this grace.
Emilio took a drug without the attention of his parents. Then his body turned to blue and he was taken to the hospital and he entered into coma. He was connected to machines so that his heart and brain can function, but in vain. They called upon Father Ephrem Akiki, the parish priest, to give him the anointing of the sick. But before this, he wanted to baptize him and he named him Sharbel in baptism. He prayed the “Our Father” and asked God to heal the child through the intercession of St Sharbel. When they finished praying, the child cried and regained conscience. Everyone was surprised especially the doctor who considered it a miracle after they lost hope of his healing. The parents of Emilio came with the priest and got the healing registered on February 2, 2004.
Hanna is an employee at Tannurine Hospital. He got hepatitis and he had recourse to St Sharbel. He recited the novena and asked his intercession. Further to the novena, he was healed on October 26, 2004. He visited the Monastery in order to thank God for this grace he had through the intercession of St Sharbel and he got his healing registered.
He got cancer which was spread in all his body. Eight months after the treatment, he prayed eagerly to St Sharbel to heal him and the Saint answered his prayer. He came on August 24, 2004 to the Monastery and got his healing registered.
Joseph went to the hospital to undergo medical tests that revealed that he was suffering from cancer in his neck and he needed an urgent surgery. On April 2nd, he entered to Notre Dame Hospital and while they was preparing him in the operation room, and giving him anesthesia, St Sharbel appeared to him wearing the white suit of doctors and he made him the surgery. Doctors were surprised when they found out that the tumor has disappeared. On April 6th, he left the hospital, i.e. four days later knowing that he had to stay one month. He came to the Monastery and got his healing registered on July 25, 2004.
She suffered from infection in her hip and knee and therefore she started to creep for she couldn’t walk anymore. Her father took her to the Monastery of Annaya in the evening and the gates were closed. He put her on the first tomb of St Sharbel and then took some soil and put it in his daughter’s mouth. When they came back home, he put her in her bed. In the morning, he went to work. When the child woke up, she stood up and walked normally. For this reason, the father came with his wife to the Monastery and offered candles that weighed the same as the girl and they got the healing registered on March 4, 2004.
She got cancer in the thyroid from five years ago. She went to the Monastery and participated in the procession on May 22, 2004 and she swallowed blessed oil and instantly was healed. On September 22, 2004, she got her healing registered.
He underwent a surgery in his right knee and was supposed to be operated later in his left knee. Because he suffered a lot and he was afraid of the second operation, he prayed to St Sharbel and asked his intercession. Thus, he was healed and he avoided the surgery. He came to the Monastery and got his healing registered on August 22, 2004.
Muhammad is born on May 3, 2004, and he was put in the intensive care unit where he stayed fifteen days for he was suffering from respiratory problems and infections in the lungs. During this period, his situation was getting progressively worse and the air was getting out of the lungs and filling the chest and the belly causing a cardiac hypertension. His uncle Muhammad Awad visited the tomb of St Sharbel and lit a candle. The following day, he called Dr. Imad Khayat to check on his nephew and the doctor said astonished: “I ignore what happened. But I am sure that an extraordinary power bettered the situation of the child 180 degrees and there is no need for machines anymore.” The baby avoided being operated. All we can say is that a divine might, through the intercession of St Sharbel, has healed the baby. The healing was registered on July 21, 2004.
Naim Yussef Assaker from Majedl Akura, husband of Mrs. Mary Nohra Fakhry visited the Monastery on January 7, 2004 to get the healing of their daughter Rita registered.
While Rita was playing with scissors with her cousin, it penetrated her left eye and was taken to Notre Dame de Secours Hospital in Jbeil where Dr. Abdo Khoury operated her and she lost her eye. The following day, when the doctor examined her and removed the bandage, he was surprised when he found out that her eye was healed and she could see. The parents revealed that they visited the Hermitage and the Monastery in Annaya and the father saw in his dream the hand of St Sharbel drawing the sign of cross as blessing. On January 7, 2004, he visited the Monastery in order to thank God for this grace he had through the intercession of St Sharbel.
Rita underwent a surgery to ablate the breast cancer and they found out that it was spread to her liver. She followed a treatment at Hôtel Dieu de France Hospital. While she was at home, she stood in front of St Sharbel’s picture and asked him to be her patron in heaven for she was aware of her disease and that she would not live more than three months. Then she felt blood pouring on her belly. When she went to see the doctor, he found out that her liver was healed and the disease has disappeared. She came to the Monastery and thanked God for this grace she had through the intercession of St Sharbel. She got her healing registered on August 9, 2004.
She got cancer in her cheek and doctors wanted to operate her in order to ablate the disease. But this surgery was very difficult and dangerous and might cause deformation. She prayed to St Sharbel to heal her. When she woke up in the morning, she had a feeling that she was healed. She went to see the doctors and she was right: the disease was gone and doctors were surprised. Afterwards, she came to the Monastery and got her healing registered on November 11, 2004 and thanked God for this grace.
Tanios fell from the third floor on his head and entered into coma. His parents put the picture of St Sharbel on his chest and prayed to the Saint and counted on God. St Sharbel appeared to him and said: “Go home and do not take drugs.” Three days later, he regained conscience. He came to the Monastery on May 8, 2004 with a delegation from Cyprus to get his healing registered and to thank God for this grace he had through the intercession of St Sharbel.