The Office of the Chaplain United States House of Representatives

Reverend Gene Hemrick

St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Washington, DC

Date of Prayer: 12/27/2016

Opening Prayer Given by the Guest Chaplain:

Lord, as we begin a new year, please bless our Congress with the holy gift of selfless service that generates goodness, beauty, unity, and the pursuit of truth You desire for all humankind.

May the work of Congress be blessed with God's inspiration, strength, and zeal in dealing with the challenges of 2017.


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