A Prayer for Unity in Diversity at this Time of Crisis

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Responding to the violence, death and destruction in the United States Capitol Building, Global Ministries University presents this prayer from Rev. Dr. Bridget Mary Meehan.

Let us pray for a peaceful transition of power in the inauguration  of President Joe Biden as president and Kamala Harris as vice-president . 

Response: Holy One, we believe that you speak and work through us. 

Let us pray and pledge ourselves to work for equality and justice for everyone in our country-no exceptions as we confront discrimination and conspiracy theories that are rooted in hatred, untruth, and threats of violence.

Response: Holy One, we believe that you speak and work through us. 

Let us pray for wisdom for our political leaders as they respond to the assault on the Capitol yesterday. 

Response: Holy One, we believe that you speak and work through us. 

Let us pray and pledge ourselves to foster unity in diversity in our country.  

Response: Holy One, we believe that you speak and work through us. 

Let us pray that  all civil and military leaders will follow their oath to the Constitution.

Response: Holy One, we believe that you speak and work through us. 

Let us pray and pledge ourselves to treat others with kindness.

Response: Holy One, we believe that you speak and work through us. 

GMU is a proud affiliate of the Parliament of the World’s Religions and supports its statement calling for invoking the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution to remove Donald J. Trump from office.

“The Trustees of the Parliament of the World’s Religions call on the Vice-President and the Cabinet of the United States to transmit to the President pro tempore of the United States Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives their written declaration that the President is unfit and therefore unable to discharge the powers and duties of his office, in accordance with Article 4 of the 25th Amendment to the United States Constitution…”

Read the entire PWR statement here.

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