Here are prayers that can be used as part of a Veterans Day commemoration, along with brief descriptions. The first three–“Veterans Day Prayer,” “To the Soldier, To the Veteran” and “The Last Soldier”–were written to be read individually or together as a three-prayer liturgy. The other prayers are also appropriate for a commemoration. To read a prayer, click on the name.
Here’s a link to a video of Phil Smith reading “To the Soldier, to the Veteran” at the Elon University Veterans Day Commemoration, November 12, 2012.
For usage guidelines and reprint permissions, see “Share the Prayer!” For notices of new prayers, please subscribe. You can also connect on Facebook and Twitter. Please consider making a contribution to support this site and my writing.
Photo Source: WikiMedia Commons