Mesothelioma Healing Miracle: It Came from the Hand of God

Mesothelioma  which is always considered malignant usually starts with something most people consider less serious. Such was the case with Leon Freitag who thought he had bronchitis, but in actuality had developed the rare cancer usually caused by exposure to asbestos. Sufferers face a grim prognosis, and while research continues, cures are not all that common.  Leon had apparently been exposed while doing construction work as a carpenter in the 1970s. During that period deadly fibrous crystals had embedded in his lungs setting him up for problems later in life.

He thought he had a stubborn case of bronchitis, but when he couldn’t make it up a staircase without stopping to catch his breath, he knew something wasn’t right.

“My wife said to go to a doctor and he discovered I had mesothelioma,” says Leon Freitag, superintendent of the North Dakota district of the Assemblies of God Church.

Freitag sought out the top mesothelioma doctor in the U.S., affiliated with Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. “He let me know there is no cure and all they can do is manage it the best they can.”

Another oncologist told him the cancer was advanced – stage four – and he had a year to a year and a half to live. “I had a large tumor on top of my left lung, laying over the aorta. I had another tumor in the lower part of the lung and lesions all along the left side.”

They thought the larger tumor might be growing into his aorta, which is why they ordered four chemo treatments over three months.

After the oncologist delivered the grim prognosis, Freitag told him, “I feel in my heart I’m going to say to you in a few months, ‘But God…’

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