Saturday, October 19, 2013

Interfaith Prayers

In addition to ongoing prayers from the previous posts, let’s be thankful for the end of the government shutdown and pray for the well-being of persons who lost salary and otherwise suffered during that time.

Food supplies in rebel-held areas in Syria is running out, where civilians are starving.

A gunman opened fire on a Coptic Christian wedding in Egypt, killing two and wounding seven.

At least 67 people died during the Kenya Mall siege. Al Shabab, which claimed responsibility, is an Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group that fosters radical Islam.

 I found an interesting story about a revival of “born again” Christian faith in New York City:

This past week was Eid Al-Adha for American Muslims:

Sikhs have been suffering harassment in New York and Mississippi:

Peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians continue, but reports of new Israeli housing starts on the West Bank may jeopardize the talks.

A magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck the central Philippines this past Tuesday. The death toll has rise to 183, and over 8600 homes were destroyed in Quezon City.

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