A Prayer for Pakistan We pray for all the people of Pakistan who have been devastated by the floods.
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God of all nations, You call us to be people of justice and faith. Hear the prayers that we put before you today as we continue to learn of the effects of the recent floods in Pakistan.
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We pray for and remember the 1,600 people in Pakistan who have lost their lives in the recent floods and for their families and friends who continue to mourn their loss. Lord hear us.
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We pray for the 14 million people whose homes, bridges, schools, water facilities and farmland have been destroyed by the floods. May they receive the practical support and assistance to rebuild their lives, families and communities. Lord hear us.
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We pray for all the people who are providing life-saving emergency aid and assistance to those in need. May their commitment be strengthened as they witness the courage and compassion of those they serve. Lord hear us.
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We pray for the people who have been evacuated in the knowledge that the flood waters and heavy rains are approaching. May they find safety and support in their place of refuge. Lord hear us.
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We pray for ourselves, that we may be strengthened in solidarity with those in Pakistan. May we continue to provide generous prayerful and practical support for the people of Pakistan as they begin to rebuild their lives and communities. Lord hear us.
We make this prayer through Christ our Lord. Amen Photo: Reuters/ Fayaz Aziz courtesy