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Friday Prayers for Egypt: Finding Balance

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Finding Balance

God, Take care of Egypt. Every nation needs stability, as every nation needs liberty. Balance her rightly as friends fight for leverage and enemies aim to topple. May an honorable equilibrium come, and soon. With January 25 on the horizon, make the nation safe, free, and wise. The government moves against protest, while a weakened … Continue reading

Friday Prayers for Egypt: China, Elections

Friday Prayers for Egypt: China, Elections

God, Two fronts are brewing, and both received a push. Egypt is trying to stabilize through its economy and elections. For the first, President Sisi traveled to China and signed a number of trade agreements. For the second, just before leaving he signed into law the mechanisms for parliamentary elections. In March is scheduled a … Continue reading

Friday Prayers for Egypt: IMF, Sinai, China, Iran

Friday Prayers for Egypt: IMF, Sinai, China, Iran

God, Much of Egypt’s attention turned outside its borders this week, and though Sinai is not foreign, it is almost a separate land. Military operations against Islamic extremists have been underway for some time, but lately there have been religious delegations sent, even from the president. These have involved former jihadists who wish to turn … Continue reading