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26 reasons why to Pray for Peace: a geographical prayer

April 16 2018

Prayer for Peace

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Monday 16th April - Church of St Mary in Trastevere, 8.30pm - Tonight Sant’Egidio will echo the words of Pope Francis with a Prayer Vigil for Peace in Siria e for all countries still suffering cause of war and violence. During the prayer all the different region where there is war will be remembered, while lightening candles of peace.

Particularly, we will pray:

- For Peace in Afghanistan
- For dialogue and the end of violence in Burundi
- For Peace and full reconciliation in Colombia
- For the end of widespread violence in Central America
- For Peace and dialogue in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
- For a resolution to the crisis with North Korea
- For reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eritrea
- For Peace and the end of all violence in Iraq
- For the Peace and the end of all violence in Libia
- For Peace in the north of Mali
- For the end of violence due to narco-trafficking in Mexico
- For Peace in Mindanao, Philippines
- For the end of violence in Myanmar
- For Peace and the end of terrorism in Nigeria
- For the end of terrorism in Pakistan
- For Peace in Central African Republic
- For Casamance in Senegal
- For Peace and the end of all violence in Syria
- For Peace in Somalia
- For the end of all violence in South Sudan
- For Peace in Ukraine
- For the end of violence and tensions in Venezuela
- For Peace in Yemen
- For Peace and the end of all violence in the Holy Land
- For liberation of all those who have been kidnapped in the Middle East and around the world
- For all countries marked by hatred and conflict