President Obama, Paul Ryan speak at 2016 National Prayer Breakfast (8 images)

For 63 years, the National Prayer Breakfast has given presidents the opportunity to gather with members of Congress and Christians to pray and talk about the role of prayer in their own lives.
Updated: Feb. 5, 2016 at 8:37 AM
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U.S. President Barack Obama strikes the Heisman Trophy pose with Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry at the conclusion of the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. For 63 years the National Prayer Breakfast has given presidents the opportunity to gather with members of congress and Christians to pray and talk about the role of prayer in their own lives. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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Television producers Mark Burnett (L) and his wife Roma Downey (R) deliver remarks at the National Prayer Breakfas in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan talks with former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (R) prior to the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during the National Prayer Breakfast at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan delivers remarks during the National Prayer Breakfast iat the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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Television producers Mark Burnett (L) and his wife Roma Downey (R) deliver remarks at the National Prayer Breakfas in Washington, DC, on February 4, 2016. Pool Photo by Shawn Thew/UPI
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