Kreen-Akarore in Brazil

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People Name: Kreen-Akarore
Country: Brazil
10/40 Window: No
Population: 400
World Population: 400
Primary Language: Panara
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Christian Adherents: 40.00 %
Evangelicals: 1.00 %
Scripture: Translation Needed
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: No
Audio Recordings: No
People Cluster: South American Indigenous
Affinity Bloc: Latin-Caribbean Americans
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

The Panara are also called Kreen-Akarore. They are an indigenous people in Brazil that has a very small population largely because of diseases brought in by whites. They frequently had to defend themselves from squatters, loggers and miners who wanted to use their land.

What Are Their Lives Like?

The Kreen-Akarore are nearly extinct as a people. It will take much effort to protect their land from outsiders.

What Are Their Beliefs?

Though almost half identify as Roman Catholic, most retain their traditional religion.

What Are Their Needs?

The Kreen-Akarore are a dying people. They will need to adapt to the outside world, so they won’t die out as a tribe.

Prayer Points

Pray for the Kreen-Akarore people who love the Lord to disciple others to take Christ to their families.
Pray for the Holy Spirit to move mightily in their churches, drawing many to put all their trust in Jesus Christ.
Pray for them to seek the Lord’s guidance as they face the uncertainties of the future.

Text Source:   Joshua Project