January 6, 2015 - Issue: Vol. 161, No. 1 — Daily Edition114th Congress (2015 - 2016) - 1st Session
PRAYER; Congressional Record Vol. 161, No. 1
(Senate - January 06, 2015)
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[Page S1] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] PRAYER The Chaplain, Dr. Barry C. Black, offered the following prayer: Let us pray. Almighty God, Lord of our lives and sovereign of our beloved Nation, as we begin this 114th Congress, guide our lawmakers, old and new, on the right road. We confess our need for Your supernatural power to provide them with insight, innovation, and inspiration to solve the problems we face. Lord, give to our Senators uncommon guidance as they seek to do what is best for this land we love. Enable them to develop a slow exploratory wisdom, neither of the heart only nor of the head only, so that they will act with an integrity that will bring them to Your desired destination. May they not run from disquieting considerations but instead claim Your promise that the truth shall set us free. We pray in Your omnipotent Name. Amen. ____________________