Local churches mark World Day of Prayer

On Friday, March 4, the World Day of Prayer will be celebrated at several local churches.

On Friday, March 4, the World Day of Prayer will be celebrated at several local churches.

With the focus being this year on the women of Chile, the central theme of this annual event will be: “How many loaves have you?”

More than 170 countries around the world and 2000 communities across Canada who will gather on the World Day of Prayer to pray and act in solidarity with the people of Chile.

In the Central Okanagan, World Day of Prayer services will be held at 1:30 p.m. in the following church locations:

Christ Lutheran Church, 2091 Gordon Dr., Kelowna, 250-860-2447

St. Aidan’s Anglican Church, 380 Leathead Rd., Kelowna, 250-765-2747

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 2547 Hebert Rd., West Kelowna, 250-768-4114

St. Edwards Catholic Church, 11123 Okanagan Road East, Lake Country, 250-766-4136.

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