Dr. James Dobson, founder of Family Talk and Focus on the Family, sent a special request for prayer
Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual misconduct during his high school and college days, and those
The disturbing details of the accusations have led to death threats against Kavanaugh and his family,
With the nation still reeling from an emotional week, Dr. Dobson sent an email entitled, “A Prayer for
Here’s what he says he and his wife Shirley Dobson are praying for:
“Shirley and I have been praying urgently for weeks about the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh, and
James Dobson, Ph. D.
Family Talk & James Dobson Family Institute
Founder and President
Meanwhile, Dr. Dobson reports Ashley Kavanaugh is asking her family and friends to pray Psalm 40
I waited patiently for the Lord; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.
2 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and
3 And he hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, and fear,
4 Blessed is that man that maketh the Lord his trust, and respecteth not the proud, nor such as turn
5 Many, O Lord my God, are thy wonderful works which thou hast done, and thy thoughts which are
7 Then said I, Lo, I come: in the volume of the book it is written of me,
8 I delight to do thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart.
9 I have preached righteousness in the great congregation: lo, I have not refrained my lips, O Lord,
10 I have not hid thy righteousness within my heart; I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation:
11 Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O Lord: let thy lovingkindness and thy truth
12 For innumerable evils have compassed me about: mine iniquities have taken hold upon me, so that
13 Be pleased, O Lord, to deliver me: O Lord, make haste to help me.
14 Let them be ashamed and confounded together that seek after my soul to destroy it; let them be
15 Let them be desolate for a reward of their shame that say unto me, Aha, aha.
16 Let all those that seek thee rejoice and be glad in thee: let such as love thy salvation say continually,
17 But I am poor and needy; yet the Lord thinketh upon me: thou art my help and my deliverer; make
Psalm 40 (King James Version)