World Population Day
So how many people do we share this world with? Click below for the latest estimate:
World Population Day Prayers
Creator God, you are the source of goodness and love.
You created the world and then made us in your likeness.
Help us to care for your creation well.
Teach us to be compassionate toward one another.
Expand our desire to take care of and serve each other.
May we embrace them wholeheartedly and without reservation,
so that kindness, peace and equality abound. Amen.
Today, you are invited to:
- Pray for the poor of the world, that the world can deal with their circumstances that their potential may be fulfilled.
- Pray for the safety and well-being of those living in or fleeing from areas of conflict and oppression.
- Pray for blessings upon those who work to bring relief to the world.
- Pray that world leaders guide their nations toward unity and cooperation on behalf of all humankind.