“Pray that the anti-abortion campaign will continue and that the Church of Jesus Christ will continue to reach out and show compassion to those who are considering abortion and those who have had abortions. May Ireland flourish by the preaching of the Word. How long, O Lord, how long?. . .”
There has been much rejoicing in Ireland over the result of a referendum. Large crowds gathered in Dublin city centre. A party was in full swing in Dublin Castle. Groups of cheering and clapping people were at the airport to cheer on those who had flown back especially to vote.
“Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was also greeted by cheers when he arrived as was Ailbhe Smyth from the Together for Yes campaign. Supporters ate After Eight chocolates and popped bottles of Champagne while waiting for the result to be announced. Some supporters dressed as angels, while hundreds wore jumpers and T-shirts with campaign slogan.”
“A ‘quiet revolution’ “I want to reassure you that Ireland today is the same as it was last week, but more tolerant, open and respectful.” Irish Prime Minister – Leo Varadkar
Imagine you had been away for a few months and returned to this scene. You would…
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