From the Congressional Record Online through GPO
Reverend Gene Hemick, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Washington, D.C.,
offered the following prayer:
At this sacred time in which Christian and Jewish religions celebrate
God's loving care, we pray our Congress will be blessed with the
devoted support God has bestowed on humankind throughout time.
May the strength of God's compassion sustain our Congress and enable
it to wisely confront the complex challenges it encounters in guiding