Tag Archives: Politics

Prayers After The 2016 Election

Yesterday I shared some prayers for the election from the Episcopalian Book of Common Prayer. Today, the angst I felt about the 2016 election pales in comparison to my concerns about the next presidency, but I am determined to keep the … Continue reading

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Prayers For The 2016 Election

They say the more things change the more they stay the same, and reviewing past blog posts shows that to be true for me. I wanted to share prayers for the 2016 election and remembered writing a similar post in 2012. … Continue reading

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Prayers For Our President On Inauguration Day

There is not as much excitement about the Inauguration this year as there was when President Obama first took office, but it still is a momentous day. There will be ceremonies and celebrations, and public and private prayers. (The website for the Joint … Continue reading

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It’s Not My Race, But … (Vote!)

It’s not my race, but I trained … enduring countless t.v. and radio ads, answering numerous voter polling questions, and deflecting too many campaign calls to count. It’s not my race, but I strategized … studying the local election guides, reading about … Continue reading

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Prayers For The Election

The Book of Common Prayer of the Episcopal Church has prayers for almost every occasion, including a prayer “For an Election.” Almighty God, to whom we must account for all our powers and privileges: Guide the  people of the United … Continue reading

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