Fred & Gloria Strickert
Pentecost in Jerusalem
. . . two Millennia later
"And they were one. . .
. . . in the apostles' teaching
. . . and in the breaking of bread
. . . and in fellowship
. . . and in prayer."
The week of Prayer for Christian Unity since 1908
Sunday -- Greek Catholic Church
Tuesday The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
Lead by American, German, and Arab pastors with participation by Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, and Scottish clergy
Bishop Younan's Message: "Ecumenical work is an art and we have created a beautiful Middle Eastern Carpet with each color of yarn as a different church -- each with its own gifts, but one in faith, one in prayer."
Wednesday -- The Upper Room
Led by Benedictine Friars in the traditional place of the last supper. "In the breaking of bread, breaking is not dividing and sharing means more not less."
Saturday Ethiopian Church
An Amazing week in Jerusalem
A Historic week in the Middle East with Political Change all around.
In Jerusalem a week of prayer
Prayer for Christian Unity
Prayer for the peace of Jerusalem
Prayer from Jerusalem to the whole Middle East to the whole world. . . .
by Fred & Gloria Strickert