PHOTOS: Rick Perry's Day of Prayer

PHOTOS: Rick Perry's Day of Prayer

PHOTOS: Rick Perry's Day of Prayer

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Aug. 6 2011 4:19 PM

PHOTOS: Rick Perry's Day of Prayer

HOUSTON - I spent the day at The Response, the Christian rally called by Rick Perry and other religious groups to pray for relief from our current crises. Here are some photos.

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Attendees break into small groups to pray for the health of the economy.

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Some dancing and praise during one of the many power-chord-y songs on the bill.

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Actually only a partial representation of the biker/Christian groups here.

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Kneeling to read the Bible during a prayer.

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Fasting was optional.

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Melissa Puckett prays for the protesters outside the stadium.

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Rick Perry speaks.

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People seem to be moved.

David Weigel is a reporter for the Washington Post.