Christianity Thomas on 07 Dec 2010 12:30 am
This video was filmed in the state senate chamber in Hawaii. It is remarkable:
Shouting out in a senate chamber while the senate is in session is, as a general rule, ill advised. The beating that takes place at the end of this video is, of course, ridiculous as well.
But the part of the video that is truly astounding is the prayer itself. The idea that people would implore an imaginary being to do things seems so shockingly childish. The fact that they are doing it publicly, as part of an official government activity, is unbelievable.
This video helps to explain how childish the activity of prayer is: