Pray For The Government

1 Timothy 2:1 I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; 2 For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty.

Proverbs 31:4: It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine; nor for princes strong drink:

Peter Marshall was the chaplain of the United States Senate from 1947 until his death in 1949 at the age of 46. He wrote the following:

The city of Washington has but one reason for being. It is exclusively devoted to the business of governing the nation. If clear heads are needed anywhere on earth, it is here, yet it is shocking to discover that the per capita consumption of alcohol in the District of Columbia is more than twice that in the next wettest state in the union, and the consumption figures are still rising.

The war can be lost just as easily in the cocktail bars of the nation*s capital as in the waters of the South Pacific or the factories of Detroit. What are our men fighting for anyway? Are they fighting so that the brewers and distillers may stay in business? So that business may go on as usual? So that official Washington may attend its cocktail parties and have a good time?

Morale is very important, but it is a matter of soul and conscience. One thing we do know . . . The moral that comes out of a bottle is not the morale to put into a battle.

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