Weekly Prayer Update
Navy Quietly Rolled Back Punishments For SEALs Seeking Religious Exemptions
September 19, 2022

“The First Amendment right of free speech and right to practice any faith, or no faith, are foundational American values that must extend to everyone…” – Member of the Congressional Prayer Caucus

National Praise And Prayer Points

Federal Legislation: Let’s pray the filibuster stays intact as is and that the senate is a firewall against all bills and language – all efforts – to undermine our Constitutional Republic, Judeo-Christian Heritage, and First Amendment Rights.

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Federal Contractor Shot Mandate Will Not Be Enforced

Navy Quietly Rolled Back Punishments For SEALs Seeking Religious Exemptions

Most States Have Inadequate Religious Liberty Protections, But This State Is The Worst  (Lawmakers, Contact CPCF If You Want To Strengthen Protections In Your State)

American Christians Gather In Solidarity For Global Persecution At March For The Martyrs

U.S. Senate Delays Vote On Measure To Codify Redefinition Of Marriage, A Bill That Would Have Violated Religious Freedom Of Millions Of Americans

Ongoing: U.S. Senate Considering Two Bills That Could Harm Religious Liberty

Ongoing: Biden Calls On Congress To Advance The ‘Equal Rights Amendment’

Recently, Biden announced a Resolution on the ERA and called on Congress to take action. On March 17, 2021, the House passed H. J. Res. 17 to remove the deadline for the ratification of the ERA. A companion resolution (S. J. Res. 1) awaits further action in the Senate Judiciary Committee. There’s many concerns about the future of conscience and religious freedom, should this Constitutional Amendment advance federally or at the state level. 

Ongoing Prayer Needed: Court To Decide: Can Obamacare Force Christian Doctors To Perform Surgeries That Violate Their Conscience?

International Praise And Prayer Points

Cameroon Says Separatists Are Keeping 8 Abducted Clergy And Christians On Nigerian Border

England: College Cancels Christian Group’s Wilberforce Academy Over Its Beliefs On Marriage

Mexico: Christian Student At Risk Of Losing License To Practice Psychology After Professors Protest Graduation Speech

Mongolia: Over 2,000 Mongolians Make Decisions For Christ During Historic BGEA Evangelistic Outreach

Myanmar: Military Junta Lay Mines Around Church As Fighting Escalates In Christian Areas

Sudan: Sudanese Judge Dismisses Apostasy Charges Against 4 Christians: No Longer A Crime In Sudan

UK: Music At Queen Elizabeth II’s Funeral Inspired By Her ‘Unwavering Christian Faith’

UK: King Charles Promises To Protect Freedom Of Conscience And ‘Space’ For Faith

State Praise And Prayer Points

Religious Liberty Legislation: Continue praying consistently and fervently for the successful passage of legislation that effectively protects our Judeo-Christian heritage and First Amendment Rights. Also, pray that bills and resolutions that undermine our Rights will be unsuccessful.

The CPCF legal team has researched best practices legislation and provided talking points on various religious freedom topics to assist legislators. View a model school invocation policy

CA: No Conscience Protections For California Taxpayers After State Launches Controversial Website

NY: Yeshiva University To Halt Student Club Activities

OH: Hilliard BOE Approves Religious Instruction Release Policy

TN: Tennessee University Cancels Drag Event For Mocking Christianity, ‘Disturbing’ Content With Kids

Prayer For The Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation, The American Prayer Caucus Network, And The National Strategic Center

The CPCF helps build and support a nationwide network of nearly 1,000 federal and state elected leaders who are standing for faith and impacting the culture. Please join us in praying daily for them, their families, and staff.

Each week Congress is in session, members of Congressional Prayer Caucus meet before votes to pray in Room 219 of the U.S. Capitol. Please pray for the CPC to continue to grow and be increasingly effective for generations to come. 

Join the Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation Prayer Team! Email me to join the CPCF Prayer Team! Commit to praying for the Members and families of the Congressional Prayer Caucus, The American Prayer Caucus Network, and the CPCFoundation.

Bipartisan Prayer For Government

Pray For Our President And All Those In Authority  Include: Judicial Branch, Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, All Agencies, Military, First Responders, Faith Leaders, Etc.

Click Here To Learn About Prayer Opportunities And Upcoming Faith Events On CPCF’s Faith Report Website

Prayer For Anti-Faith Groups

Freedom From Religion Foundation
American Civil Liberties Union
American Humanists Association
American Atheists
Secular Coalition for America
Military Religious Freedom Foundation
Southern Poverty Law Center

 For more information about this prayer initiative, contact Summer Ingram, V.P. Of Legislative Affairs and Prayer Outreach for the Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation.