- "Almighty and most merciful Father, we humbly beseech Thee, of Thy great goodness, to restrain these immoderate rains with which we have had to contend. Grant us fair weather for Battle. Graciously hearken to us as soldiers who call upon Thee that, armed with Thy power, we may advance from victory to victory, and crush the oppression and wickedness of our enemies and establish Thy justice among men and nations".
Saturday, June 20, 2009
I am not a religious or spiritual person. Never been one, as far as I know. But I know so many people who read this blog believe in the power of prayer and I think my favorite prayer, if I could say that, is the one ordered by General Patton during the Battle of the Bulge during the 2nd world war: