September 20, 2014

MIA Prayer Intention for September - for peace in the Holy Lands

We continue our prayer for peace in the Holy Lands

'Lord our God, author of life and giver of peace,
the tragic events unfolding in Iraq, Syria, Israel and Palestine pain us.
We know that violence is not conquered by violence.
We remember all those forced from their homes in Iraq.
We entrust to your loving kindness those who have lost everything in Gaza.
We commend to your mercy those who have suffered violence and death in Syria.
We ask your protection for the people of the land of Israel.
They are all our brothers and sisters and they depend on us.
Teach us to live in solidarity with all those who suffer...'

From  Prayer for Justice and Peace in the Holy Lands

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Messages to: Mary Reynolds rsm - Executive Director MIA

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