Kevin Rietveld

Kevin Rietveld

Stop Parliamentary Prayers

When parliament sits, each day is opened with the speaker of the house reading the following prayers: Almighty God, we humbly beseech Thee to vouchsafe Thy special blessing upon this Parliament, and that Thou wouldst be pleased to direct and prosper the work of Thy servants to the advancement of Thy glory, and to the true welfare of the people of Australia. Our Father, which art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in…