From the Congressional Record Online through GPO
The Chaplain, the Reverend Patrick J. Conroy, offered the following
Gracious and merciful God, we give You thanks for giving us another
In this Chamber, where the people's House gathers, we pause to offer
You gratitude for the gift of this good land on which we live, and for
this great Nation which You have inspired in developing over so many
years. Continue to inspire the American people, that through the
difficulties of these days we might keep liberty and justice alive in
our Nation, and in the world.
On this day the House anticipates weather which is already affecting
millions of Americans. Grant that the severity of this late winter
storm wane. But for those affected, may the assistance of first
responders and more fortunate neighbors ease the passage through this
weather, prove that the fiber of our national community is strong and
May all that is done this day be for Your greater honor and glory.