Indonesian faith leaders didn’t have look far for inspiration in choosing the prayers for the 111th annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
“Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue” is the theme the ecumenical team from Indonesia chose for the eight-day period between the feasts of St. Peter and St. Paul (Jan. 18-25). The passage from the Book of Deuteronomy comes from a section of Mosaic law that condemns corruption among judges and political leaders (Deut. 16:18-20).
The Week of Prayer’ theme is chosen by Christians in a different country each year. The theme serves as an invitation to pray for