We thank you for the food before us
We thank you for those who grew the food
We thank you for those who keep us safe
We thank you for our freedom,
and for our Constitution.
Forgive us for the ways in which we have failed you
by failing our fellow man.
Help us reunite the families we have separated
Help us succor the allies we have abandoned
Help us accept our own children,
born beyond the border,
but ours since childhood
Help us to accept the refugees,
crying out just beyond the wall
Help us to free those incarcerated
guilty of believing
that we would give them
the refuge we had promised.
Help us to see clearly,
all the ways that we have failed you
by failing our fellow men.
And forgive this nation.
God knows we need it.