65th Annual National Day of Prayer observed at State Capitol - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

65th Annual National Day of Prayer observed at State Capitol

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Leaders across the country say it will take unified prayer to tackle persistent problems. People from all walks of life and faiths gathered for the 65th Annual National Day of Prayer at the State Capitol Thursday.

Governor Phil Bryant and First Lady Deborah Bryant joined more than 150 people. The theme this year is Wake Up America.

Prayers were offered for government, education, families, business, the media, which was led by our own Barbie Bassett, the military and churches.

The City of Jackson also observed the National Day of Prayer on the steps of Thalia Mara Hall.

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