And cause Thy whole nation and every tribe to know and understand that Thou art God, the God of all power and might, and that there is no other who protect the people of Israel but Thou alone!
As we do each year on September 11, we must all pause and reflect on the events of September 11, 2001. That was a day that time seemed to stop, as a terrorist attack on our country stole our sense of security. As I reflect on that terrible day, my thoughts and prayers go first and foremost to the thousands of souls that perished. They go to the lives of the survivors—those who were physically wounded, those who lost loved ones that are still grieving, and those who responded to the tragedy that are still affected by this experience.
Twenty-one years ago, Americans stood together on the steps of the Capitol, in churches, in ballparks, and in living rooms, and prayed to God for protection and help. Ironically today, many of those same people stand together in…