Praying for the Nations
This week's prayer for the nations will focus on the nation of JAPAN.
Capital City: Tokyo
Government: Constitutional Monarchy
Major People Groups: Japanese 98.5% , Korean 0.5%, Chinese 0.4%, other 0.6%
Religion: Shintoism 79.2%, Buddhism 66.8%,
Christianity 1.5%, other 7.1%
GDP Per Capita: $42,700
Literacy Rate: 100%
Pray for the Gospel to take root in Japanese culture and no longer be perceived as a western religion.
Pray for drifting, over-worked, and anxious youth to find freedom in Christ.
Pray for the unity of God's Spirit to demolish barriers dividing the 120 different denominations.