Weekly Prayer Update
US Supreme Court To Rule On Religious Freedom, Other Heated Issues
June 26, 2023

“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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Congress Reintroduces Discriminatory, Deceptively Named ‘Equality Act’

US Supreme Court To Rule On Religious Freedom, Other Heated Issues

Catholic Chaplains Return To Walter Reed After Contract Expiration Sparked Outrage

‘Big News’: Biden Admin. Gives Up, Won’t Force Christian Doctors To Perform Surgeries That Violate Deeply Held Beliefs

Prayers For The Members Of The 118th Congress

Prayer For Nomination Process In Admin And Judicial System

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

‘A Growing Culture Of Impunity’: NGO Highlights Disturbing Trend In Global Religious Persecution

China: Chinese Communists’ Latest Crackdown Forcing Registration On Religion App Sparks Persecution Fears

Germany: Top German Court Strikes Down Prayer Ban Near Abortion Clinics

India: USCIRF Urges Biden To Discuss Religious Freedom With Modi

New Zealand: New Zealand Cancels Christian Teacher’s License For Refusing Trans Pronouns

Pakistan: Christian Sentenced To Hang Over Cartoon Under Pakistan Blasphemy Laws

UK ‘Christians Have To Stand Up’: UK Doctor Fired For Refusing Trans Pronouns Fights On

Uganda: Christian Students Slaughtered In Terrorist Attack On High School Dorm In Uganda

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: ‘Disturbing…Religious Discrimination’: Church Fights Back After Reportedly Being Cut From Fed Food Program For Poor Kids

CO: UPDATE: Jack Phillips Appeals Cake Case To Colorado Supreme Court

ME: The Battle For Religious Liberty In Education Rages On In Maine

TX: ‘I Was Shocked’: Professor Fights Back, Claims He Was Fired For Teaching Basic ‘Human Biology’ And Being Too Religious

TX: New Texas Law Allowing Chaplains In Public Schools Could Be A Model For Other States

UT: The Value Of The Bible’: Utah School District Reverses Ban, Returns Holy Book To Shelves

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. 

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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 and Prayer Outreach for the Congressional Prayer Caucus Foundation.