The Western Journal | Op-Ed: A Story About Isaac in the Bible Shows Exactly How We Need To Pray About COVID

For a moment, it seemed like we were so close.

In Israel, as in some locations in the U.S., it looked like the coronavirus pandemic had turned a corner in June. But in July, both nations saw a resurgence in new cases and, exercising an abundance of caution, both put the brakes on “reopening.”

This is discouraging for everyone, but it poses unique challenges to people of faith. For months we have prayed for healing for those who have been affected by this virus and for a swift end to the pandemic.