Weekly Prayer Update
U.S. Senate To Vote On Critical Amendment To Marriage Bill – Protects Religious Freedom
November 21, 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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12 Republicans Join Democrats To Rush Marriage Bill: ‘Devastating Blow To Religious Freedom’

The U.S. Senate will vote Monday, November 28th to adopt an Amendment to the “Respect for Marriage Act” that will protect adoption and foster care providers, thousands of religious organizations, and millions of every day citizens from federal harassment, legal liability, and loss of tax-exempt status for their belief that marriage.

Federal Court Protects Conscience, Rejects Biden’s Attempt To Rewrite Federal Law

Continued Prayer And Fasting For The Election – 2 Chron. 7:14

Six congressional races remain uncalled. Also, the Georgia senate runoff election is scheduled for December 6th. Learn more 

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. 

International Praise And Prayer Points

37 Countries Sign Pledge To Uphold Pro-life, Pro-family Policies 2 Years After Geneva Consensus Declaration

Algeria Charged With Violating Religious Freedom After Forcing 16 Evangelical Churches To Close

Laos: PRAY: Pastor And Dad Of 8 Reportedly Tortured, Murdered For Sharing His Christian Faith In Laos

UK: Abortion Buffer Zones Are Threat To Freedom Of Religion, Say Catholic Bishops

UK: Judge Refuses To Dismiss Christian Ministry’s Discrimination Case Against Barclays Bank

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

CO: Jack Phillips Back In Court Again Fighting Ruling Over Gender Transition Cake

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.

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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, V.P. of Legislative Affairs for the Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation.