Praying for the Nations
This week's prayer for the nations will focus on the nation of JAMAICA.
Continent: North America
Capital City: Kingston
Government: Constitutional Parliamentary Democracy
Major People Groups: black 92.1%, mixed 6.1%,
East Indian 0.8%, other 0.4%, unspecified 0.7%
Religion: Protestant 64.8%, Roman Catholic 2.2%, Jehovah's Witness 1.9%, Rastafarian 1.1%, other 6.5%,
non 21.3%, unspecified 2.3%
Language: English, English patois
GDP Per Capita: $9,200
Literacy Rate: 88.7%
Pray for repentance and deeper commitment from the predominantly Christian population.
Pray for professing Rastafarians to come to a full knowledge of Jesus Christ.
Pray for effective cooperation among the many Christian organizations already established in country.