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British Overseas Territory of Montserrat


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Area: 102 sq km

102 sq km, since increased by lava flows from Mt. Soufrière, which erupted 1995-2003. One of the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean.

Population: 5,962    Annual Growth: 1.16%

Capital: Brades


Official language: English    Languages: 2 All languages


Largest Religion: Christian

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Challenges for Prayer

The massive devastation caused by the volcanic eruptions in the late 1990s nearly destroyed Montserrat as a habitable island. It will never completely recover. Pray for a new start, with Christ placed at the centre of island life rather than nominal Christianity, which largely prevailed in the past.

More Information

The Operation World book, CD-ROM, and DVD-ROM provide far more information and fuel for prayer for the people of Montserrat.