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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 27th April 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 27th April 2017 One thousand five hundred Palestinian prisoners continue with their hunger strike for the second week. Palestinian prisoners are refusing food in an effort to improve the deplorable conditions of the approximately 6,500 Palestinian political prisoners who are currently in Israeli jails. Lord, give us the power to stand in solidarity with Palestinian…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 20th April 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 20th April 2017 ‘He is not here; he has risen, just as he said’ Monday, April 17th, is the day dedicated for Palestinian Prisoners.  In commemoration of this day, over 1,200 Palestinian prisoners launched an open ended hunger strike to protest Israeli measures and demand for their basic human rights to be respected.  We watch…

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Friends of Sabeel UK Response to the Balfour Declaration

Friends of Sabeel UK Response to the Balfour Declaration ‘On the occasion of the centenary of the Balfour Declaration it is incumbent on us to remember that the establishment of the State of Israel, the direct consequence of the Declaration, has had a catastrophic effect on the Palestinian people. In 1948 the Palestinians were dispossessed and dispersed so that today…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 13th April 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 13th April 2017 Jerusalem is keeping Holy Week with prayer and meditation along the fourteen stations of suffering of our Lord Jesus Christ. This year, Easter Sunday falls on the same date according to all Christian Calendars, Eastern and Western. We pray for cooperation and goodwill among the region’s various denominations. We hope that…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 6th April 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 6th April 2017 Last Friday, six thousand Palestinians and internationals from around the world participated in the ‘Fifth Annual Free Movement – Palestine Marathon’ in Bethlehem. The objective of the Marathons is to open the eyes of the world to the situation of the Palestinians and their limited freedom of movement. Lord, we give…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 30th March 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 30th March 2017 Last week, the Israeli human rights organization, B’Tselem, published a video that showed Israeli forces in the city of Hebron abusing an eight year old Palestinian child. The video shows the army dragging the boy, barefooted, through a neighborhood in the city in order to identify other children who allegedly threw stones…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 23rd March 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 23rd March 2017 Tamir Pardo, Israel’s ex-Mossad chief said publicly that the Israeli occupation is Israel’s only existential threat. Pardo said that Israel is sticking its head in the sand regarding the conflict with the Palestinians: ‘the conflict won’t resolve itself’. Lord, we give thanks to all voices that continue to speak the unpopular truth.…

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Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 16th March 2017

Sabeel Wave of Prayer – Thursday 16th March 2017 We pray for all the lives touched by the Sabeel 10th International Conference that drew to a close on Monday, including safety for travellers and strength and encouragement for everyone to use the insight and experiences from the conference to challenge injustice in all its forms and places. Lord in your mercy……

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Prayers from Sabeel’s International Conference March 2017

Prayers from Sabeel’s International Conference March 2017 2017 marks 100 years since the Balfour Declaration, a declaration that gave birth to the  injustice, suffering and dispossession of the Palestinian people. Sabeel does not want to this year to be only a time of looking back. Through our 10th International Conference this week, let us aspire to make 2017 a biblical…

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Prayer – Thursday 9th March 2017

Prayer – Thursday 9th March 2017 This week is the Sabeel 10th International Conference Jesus Christ Liberator: Then and Now Facing the Legacy of Injustice Programme Live stream registration Do be praying for everyone involved – speakers, delegates, those behind the scenes – that it would be: – a time of encouragement and challenge – a time of listening, planning, and strategizing –…

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