On June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. The court overturned Roe v. Wade by asserting that the Constitution does not confer a right to abortion and returned the issue to the states.

The church rejoices that the ruling upholds the value of human life, while it also prays for those who are hurting and afraid.

https://files.lcms.org/f/2E004539-DC57-4646-BA30-EF62BD086F62The following prayer may be included in the Prayers of the Church and is provided in three common forms. Please consider adding one of these to the Three-Year Series C prayers or One-Year Series prayers during worship services.

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