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House chaplain prays to exorcise 'all spirits of darkness ... at play in the people’s House'
After several chaotic and historic days on Capitol Hill, the chaplain of the House of Representatives opened the legislative day Thursday with a prayer to cast out “all spirits of darkness from this chamber.”
“This has been a difficult and contentious week in which darker spirits seem to have been at play in the people’s House," the Reverend Pat Conroy began.
Then, in a dramatic moment, Conroy raised both hands and said, "In Your most holy name, I cast out all spirits of darkness from this chamber. Spirits not from You. I cast out the spirit of discouragement which deadens the hope of those who are of goodwill.
House chaplain prays to exorcise all spirits of darkness
originally posted by: carewemust
What's sad is the American people have such low expectations and opinions of Congress, most don't care if Congress is dysfunctional, and only works in DC for 147 days @ year*.
*Another vacation starts for them next Thursday afternoon (7.25.2019). It will be a whopping SIX WEEKS in duration!