July 12, 2018 - Issue: Vol. 164, No. 117 — Daily Edition115th Congress (2017 - 2018) - 2nd Session
PRAYER; Congressional Record Vol. 164, No. 117
(Senate - July 12, 2018)
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[Page S4923] 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. Eternal God, the source of our joy, thank You for hearing our prayers, for Your mercy is unending. Strengthen our lawmakers that they may grow in grace and increase in their knowledge of You. Give them courage to cry out against injustice, to lift burdens, and to break fetters. May they strive to transform dark yesterdays into bright tomorrows. Lord, remind them that Your favor has a lifetime guarantee. Use our Senators as instruments of Your glory. May Your peace go with them as they see to do Your will on Earth, even as it is done in Heaven. We pray in Your loving Name. Amen. ____________________