"O Eternal God", through whose mighty power our
fathers won their liberties of old: grant, we beseech Thee,
that we and all the people of the land may, with loyalty, fidelity
and courage, maintain these liberties.
Protect and assist all those who are serving
their country at home or abroad, by land, by sea or in the air,
that they, being armed with Thy defense, may be preserved evermore
in all perils; and being filled with wisdom and girded with
strength, may do their duty to Thy honor and Glory.
Response by the Brethren: So Mote It Be