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  “OUR HERITAGE IS BUILT ON PRAYER” “Remembering Their Sacrifices.” “Living In The Freedom They Purchased.” “Remember they died so we can be free”   “Freedom is the most precious thing a man can possess. It is appropriate   that our prayer today be George Washington’s address, “Prayer for the United   States of America,” exactly as it is preserved in the Chapel at Valley Forge.   Let us pray…   “Almighty God; We make our earnest prayer that Thou wilt keep the United   States in Thy Holy protection; that Thou wilt incline the hearts of the Citizens   to cultivate a spirit of subordination and obedience to Government, and   entertain a brotherly affection and love for one another and for their fellow   Citizens of the United States at large.   “And finally that Thou wilt most graciously be pleased to dispose us all to   do justice, to love mercy, and to demean ourselves with that Charity, humility,  and pacific temper of mind which were the Characteristics of the Divine Author  of our blessed Religion, and without a humble imitation of whose example in  these things we can never hope to be a happy nation.  Grant [...]