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 our world.
We thank You for a great evening of recreation and celebration of
what we have in common as Americans last night at the annual
Congressional Baseball Game. Bless all those who contributed to making
the event such a success, and continue to send Your healing spirit upon
our brother Steve Scalise, and all who were injured at last Wednesday's
May all that is done this day be for Your greater honor and glory.