Norway – Pray for vibrant churches to be planted.
Today we for the people of pray Norway. Islam is now the second largest religion in Norway and many are not fully committed to the Islamic faith. The season is ripe for the Gospel Harvest.
- Prayer Points
Pray for a movement of the Holy Spirit among the 86% of the population who are church members but do not attend worship.
Pray for vibrant churches to be planted in Oslo among Muslim and Asian immigrants.
Pray for spiritual awakening among increasingly secular high school and college students.
– Freedom of religion is granted, with the Church of Norway being Lutheran. Christianity was introduced when King Olaf I was converted and made it the state religion in 995.
The Church emphasizes missions, and Norway is one of the top missionary sending nations in the world. Though the majority of the population are church members, a large number of them are no longer committed.
Islam is now the second largest religion in Norway, with many Muslims emigrating from places such as Pakistan and Iran. Many are not fully committed to the Islamic faith and are open to the Gospel.