Museum of the Bible

Museum of the Bible ( invites all people to engage with the Bible. Dedicated to the history, narrative and impact of the Bible, the museum, located at 400 4th St. SW,  opened in November 2017 three blocks from the U.S. Capitol in Washington.

Museum of the Bible to host ‘National Prayer Altar and Leaders’ Reception’ ahead of National Day of Prayer

Apr. 28, 2021

WASHINGTON — Pastors James and Sharon Ward of INSIGHT Church will host a “National Prayer Altar and Leaders’ Reception” at Museum of the Bible in its Gathering Room on Wednesday, May 5, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. ahead of the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 6. The event will also be livestreamed on YouTube and on social media channels.

“Our vision for the event is to host prayer for the nation at the museum — to see unity, revival and peace flood our nation’s capital, which we pray will overflow into our country and that, ultimately, God will be glorified,” said James E. Ward Jr., pastor and founder of INSIGHT Church in Chicago.

Attendees include local prayer leaders from Washington, D.C., and select national contacts.

Those interested in participating virtually can join via YouTube

“National Prayer Altar and Leaders’ Reception” is the first in a series of three events, the second and third of which will be hosted on Wednesday, Sept. 8, and Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., which coincides with the National Prayer Breakfast. 

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Museum of the Bible is an innovative, global, educational institution whose purpose is to invite all people to engage with the transformative power of the Bible.