The prayer breakfast is traditionally attended by representatives of religious communities, politicians, businessmen and public figures.
The tradition of the prayer breakfast dates back to 1942 when a handful of US Senators started informal meetings in an effort to share Christ’s teaching. In 1953, the US held the first National Prayer Breakfast that was attended by the US president.
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