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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: Is it a Celebration?

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Is it a Celebration?

God, What is January 25 anymore? The third anniversary of the Egyptian revolution is clouded in the smoke of today’s bombs, targeting police in four prominent Cairo locations. The original January 25 also targeted police, but through demonstrations. Much forgotten in that euphoria was the collective attack on police stations throughout the country three days … Continue reading