The Office of the Chaplain United States House of Representatives

Reverend Leroy Adams, Jr.

Morning Star Baptist Church
Omaha, NE

Sponsor: Rep. Lee Terry, (R-NE)
Date of Prayer: 09/13/2011

Opening Prayer Given by the Guest Chaplain:

Our God, we come with gratitude for another day and with thanksgiving in our hearts for the privilege of life and the opportunity to make this day purposeful.
We ask for your blessings to this legislative body as they govern the welfare of all people of this great nation. Endow them with Wisdom, Discernment, Courage and Conviction to engage the issues of our day and for the generations to come to be better off as a result of all decisions made within this assembly hall.
Finally I pray to you that a spirit of cooperation and sincerity would transcend our nation to have solidarity, Peace and Equality for all.
We ask this to be done this day and in the days to come to give Glory and Honor to you, our God and we pray that your blessings be upon us always, in your name we pray, Amen.

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