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Eye on the World

What’s in the news—and how might you pray about it? Sentinel editors share prayerful insights into news stories from around the world, and provide links to related articles on JSH-Online.

Monday, May 14: The Dalai Lama donates his prize money, a JPMorgan executive steps down, and scientists work to better understand tornadoes: the Sentinel staff offers prayerful ideas about these current events.

Friday, May 11: Obama endorses same-sex marriage; Damascus bombings; and Time Magazine’s breastfeeding cover: the Sentinel staff offers prayerful ideas about these current events.

Monday, May 7: France election; 9/11 trials; an alternative currency in Greece: the Sentinel staff offers prayerful ideas about these current events.

Friday, May 4: Tensions ease between the US and China, a Taliban bomber attacks in Pakistan, and Osama bin Laden’s papers are released: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.

Monday, April 30: A Chinese activist escapes, violence in Syria continues, and Myanmar heads toward political reforms: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.

Friday, April 27: The former Liberian president guilty of war crimes, unemployment in Spain, and the development of natural gas as a fuel source: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.

Monday, April 23: The French presidential election, the Trayvon Martin shooting case, and the development of natural gas as a fuel source: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.

Friday, April 20: Border tensions between Sudan and South Sudan, India-China relations in the wake of a missile test, and the space shuttle Discovery’s final journey: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.

Tuesday, April 17: A trial in Norway, a shaky ceasefire in Syria, and a space shuttle’s final journey in Florida: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.

Friday, April 13: A North Korean rocket launch fails, the Syrian ceasefire holds, and more migrants return to Mexico: the Sentinel staff offer prayerful ideas about these current events.