Ecumenical Prayer Cycle to Cover all Regions of the World

The following prayer plan allows you to pray in concert with Christians of every denomination all over the globe to cover every region in prayer during the course of a year.  This is an outreach of the World Council of Churches.  You can find specific requests for each country on this link.   Here is the prayer list:

Week # Countries * Dates in 2012
Week 1 Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories 1-7 January
Week 2 Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Yemen, Iran, Iraq 8-14 January
Week 3 Cyprus, Greece, Turkey 15-21 January
Week 4 Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia 22-28 January
Week 5 Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden 29 January – 4 February
Week 6 Ireland, United Kingdom 5-11 February
Week 7 Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands 12-18 February
Week 8 Portugal, Spain, Italy, Malta 19-25 February
Week 9 Germany, France 26 February – 4 March
Week 10 Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Andorra, Monaco and San Marino 5-10 March
Week 11 Myanmar, Thailand 11-17 March
Week 12 Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam 18-24 March
Week 13 China, Hong Kong, Macao 25-31 March
Week 14 Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore 1-7 April
Week 15 East Timor, Indonesia, Philippines 8-14 April
Week 16 Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Taiwan 15-21 April
Week 17 Djibouti, Somalia 22-28 April
Week 18 Eritrea, Ethiopia 29 April – 5 May
Week 19 Sudan, Uganda 6-12 May
Week 20 Kenya, Tanzania 13-19 May
Week 21 Malawi, Zambia 20-26 May
Week 22 Botswana, Zimbabwe 27 May – 2 June
Week 23 Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland 3-9 June
Week 24 Angola, Mozambique 10-16 June
Week 25 Brazil 17-23 June
Week 26 Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay 24-30 June
Week 27 Bolivia, Chile, Peru 1-7 July
Week 28 Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela 8-14 July
Week 29 Costa Rica, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Panama 15-21 July
Week 30 Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico 22- 28 July
Week 31 The Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago 29 July – 4 August
Week 32 Canada, USA 5-11 August
Week 33 Aotearoa New Zealand, Australia 12-18 August
Week 34 The Pacific islands: Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Western Samoa and the French Overseas Territories of New Caledonia (Kanaky) and French Polynesia (Tahiti) 19-25 August
Week 35 Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania 26 August – 1 September
Week 36 Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia 2-8 September
Week 37 Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia 9-15 September
Week 38 Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania 16-22 September
Week 39 Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine 23-29 September
Week 40 Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia 30 September – 6 October
Week 41 Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan 7-13 October
Week 42 Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal 14-20 October
Week 43 India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka 21-27 October
Week 44 The Indian Ocean islands: Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, Maldives 28 October – 3 November
Week 45 Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda 4-10 November
Week 46 Republic of Congo, Gabon, Sao Tomé and Principe 11-17 November
Week 47 Cameroon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea 18-24 November
Week 48 Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger 25 November – 1 December
Week 49 Liberia, Sierra Leone 2-8 December
Week 50 Cape Verde, the Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Senegal 9-15 December
Week 51 Benin, Côte d’Ivoire, Togo 16-22 December
Week 52 Ghana, Nigeria 23-29 December