Inauguration | The six participants offer Scripture and prayers for the invocation and benediction
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 1/20/17, 08:03 pm
WASHINGTON—A diverse, six-person clergy team successfully delivered the invocation and benediction with Scripture reading and prayers at Friday’s presidential inauguration.
“I thought everybody knocked it out of the park,” said the Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, a network of more than 40,000 evangelical congregations in the United States.