Pray for Peace and Justice in Ferguson, St. Louis
August 14, 2014
Sisters of Mercy hold in our prayers the family of Michael Brown, the teen who was fatally shot in Ferguson, Missouri, on August 9. We have watched in horror as anger and outrage have fueled more violence in Ferguson, Missouri, following this shooting by a police officer. Grounded in our commitment to nonviolence and racial justice, we pray for peace at all levels. We share this prayer for peace as we trust in the power of prayer in times of doubt, struggle, pain and sadness.