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Friday, 28 April 2017

Prayers for South Sudan

The Uniting Church in Australia President Stuart McMillan has written to Foreign Minister Julie Bishop to express concerns about the deteriorating situation in South Sudan.

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Thursday, 05 May 2016

A New Prayer for South Sudan

Gracious God, please bring the blessing of your peace on the people of South Sudan in the crucial weeks and months ahead.

Open hearts so that members of South Sudan's unity government may work constructively together in the interests of all the citizens of South Sudan.

Uniting Church members are urged to join Christians worldwide in praying for peace in South Sudan in the days and weeks ahead.

Warring parties in the 20-month civil conflict recently resumed peace talks in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. The conflict has taken a heavy toll on the world’s youngest nation, with thousands of lives lost, 1.6 million people internally displaced, and millions more facing severe food shortages.

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