Posted by SCMO on 28th June 2004 in Christianity |
"As the Coalition Authority hands back control of Iraq to its people, Cardinal, Moderator and Primus call for 'Day of Prayer' for peace on Wednesday 30 June 2004, the intended handover date. Cardinal Keith Patrick O'Brien, President of the Catholic Bishop
s' Conference of Scotland, Dr Alison Elliot, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and Bishop
Bruce Cameron, Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church, today issued a joint call for a 'Day of Prayer' for peace to be observed on Wednesday 30 June - two days after the Coalition Authority handed over power to the people of Iraq. The church leaders said; "As the people of Iraq are handed ba...