Imam Abdullah Antepli, the Duke Chief Representative of Muslim Affairs, provided the opening congressional prayer on Wednesday, October 4. Imam Antepli was invited by Congressman David E. Price (D-NC). According to Duke Today, Imam Antepli’s prayer focused on interfaith dialogue and religious differences. This marked the second time that Imam Antepli has provided the congressional invocation.
C-Span broadcasted the prayer, and an online video feed is available on the Duke Today website.