Rosary saved his life

'My rosary saved me': Incredible story of a young soldier who cheated death after standing on landmine and being shot. A soldier who stood on a landmine and was shot in the chest in Afghanistan is convinced a rosary saved his life in exactly the same way as his great-grandfather towards the end of World War II. Glenn Hockton, 19, who is now home from a seven-month tour of duty with the Coldstream Guards in Helmand Province, was on patrol when his rosary suddenly fell from his neck.

His mother Sheri Jones said today: 'He felt like he had a slap on the back. He bent down to pick up his rosary to see if it was broken. As he bent down he realised he was on a landmine.'

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1299648/My-rosary-saved-Incredible-story-soldier-cheated-death-standing-landmine-shot.html#ixzz0vTRgEH6l

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Thank you for sharing this story.

God bless.

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