Religious Freedom Novena Prayer
O god our creator
from your provident hand we have received
out right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
You have called us a your people and given us
the right and the duty to worship you, the only true God,
and your Son, Jesus Christ
Through the power and working of your Holy Spirit,
you call us to live our faith in the midst of the world,
bringing light to every corner of society.
We ask you t bless us
in our vigilance for the gift of religious liberty.
give us the strength of mind and heart
to readily defend our freedoms when thy are threatened
give us the courage in making our voice heard
and behalf of the rights off your Church
and the freedom of conscience of all people of faith.
Grant we pray, O heavenly Father,
a clear and unite voice to all your sons and daughters
gathered in your Church
in this decisive hour in the history of our nation,
so that, with every trial withstood
and every danger overcome -
for the sake of our children, our grandchildren,
and all who come after us -
the great land will always be "one nation, under God
indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."
we ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen