D-Day: When our President prayed for the nation & military

WWII, DDay, Normandy Invasion
WWII, DDay, Normandy Invasion

Flashback to June 6, 1944, when then President Franklin D. Roosevelt (D) took to the radio waves and boldly prayed for our nation as our military embarked on what would forever be known at D-Day in an effort to end World War II.

“Almighty God: Our sons, pride of our Nation, this day have set upon a mighty endeavor, a struggle to preserve our Republic, our religion, and our civilization, and to set free a suffering humanity.

You can read the full transcript of his prayer and speech at ChristianPost

H/T YouTube/FDRLibrary

Photo credit U.S. Army History

 

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