Praying for the Nations
This week's prayer for the nations will focus on the nation of INDIA.
Capital City: New Delhi
Government: Federal Republic
Major People Groups: South Asian Peoples 97.7%, Tibetan/Himalayan Peoples 1.1%, Iranian-Median 09%, others 0.3%
Religion: Hindu 79%, Muslim 14%, Christian 2%,
Sikh 1.7%, other and unspecified 2%
Language: Indo-Aryan 76%, Dravidian 21.6%,
Austro-Asiatic 1.2%, Sino-Tibetan 1%
GDP Per Capita: $7,200
Literacy Rate: 71.2%
Pray for the cultural barriers of the caste system and Hinduism to be overcome by the Gospel.
Pray for the Good News of Jesus Christ to reach every village and town.
Pray for justice and hope in a nation plagued by oppression, poverty, and disease.