American Civic Life

Jan. 6: A Timeline in Prayers

Jan 6, 2022

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An interfaith group of religious leaders prays outside of Luther Place church on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. RNS photo by Jack Jenkins

An interfaith group of religious leaders prays outside of Luther Place church on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. RNS photo by Jack Jenkins

Rear Adm. Margaret Grun Kibben opens the joint session of Congress with a prayer on Jan. 6, 2021. Video screen grab via C-SPAN

Rear Adm. Margaret Grun Kibben opens the joint session of Congress with a prayer on Jan. 6, 2021. Video screen grab via C-SPAN

Protesters close in on the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Protesters close in on the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

People shelter in the House gallery as protesters try to break into the House chamber at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

People shelter in the House gallery as protesters try to break into the House chamber at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Trump supporters climb inauguration scaffolding outside the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Trump supporters climb inauguration scaffolding outside the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Violent protesters, loyal to President Donald Trump, storm the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Violent protesters, loyal to President Donald Trump, storm the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., right, read the final certification of Electoral College votes cast in November’s presidential election during a joint session of Congress after working through the night, at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, Pool)

Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., right, read the final certification of Electoral College votes cast in November’s presidential election during a joint session of Congress after working through the night, at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, Pool)

Senate Chaplain Barry C. Black closes a joint session of Congress with a prayer on Jan. 7, 2021. Video screen grab

Senate Chaplain Barry C. Black closes a joint session of Congress with a prayer on Jan. 7, 2021. Video screen grab

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