The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


'The last word' in Liberia

Disarmament and election's promise bring cautious hope to Liberians

St. Peter Lutheran Church in Monrovia, Liberia, is flourishing again. "The great wooden cross that dominates the sanctuary has looked down on both sacrament and sacrilege (600 people were massacred in the church July 30, 1990). The grave nearby witnesses to the terrible reality of diabolic evil. It is a mystery that makes no scientific sense.

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