"If we watch daily news reports from what is known as the Holy Land, we might think there is only violence and suffering there. There is plenty of both. But we know from our Lutheran partners in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land that there are also people going to school and work, living in peace and praying for peace."
For this complete article go to Seeds for the Parish, a publication of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: http://www.elca.org/seeds/
For more about the Ecumenical Prayer Vigil for Peace, go to the web site of Peaceful Ends through Peaceful Means: www.pepm.org