Thursday, April 30, 2009

National Day of Prayer and Fasting

The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. This year the 59th Annual Observance falls on Thursday, May 6, 2010.

It exists to communicate with every individual the need for personal repentance and prayer, and to mobilize the Christian community to intercede for America's leaders and its families. It represents a Judeo Christian expression of the national observance, based on our understanding that this country was birthed in prayer and in reverence for the God of the Bible.


National Day of Prayer Official Website

National Day of Prayer on Facebook

Abraham Lincoln's proclamation for a National Day of Prayer & Fasting - March 30,1863


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2 Chron 7:14 If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
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