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National Day of Prayer

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The 20th Annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast is scheduled for Thursday, May 5. The morning of prayer starts at 6:30 am with breakfast at Harvey Convention Center.

Seven to eight members of the community will offer prayers for just about everything including families, government, businesses and even the strength of unity in our community.

If you are unable to make it to the prayer breakfast but would like to add your voice to the prayer, please click here for the prayer list.

The events continue at Prayer on the Square at noon on Thursday.

The National Day of Prayer is held on the first Thursday of May, designated by the United State Congress, when people are asked "to turn to God in prayer and meditation."

The law formalizing its annual observance was enacted in 1952.

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