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Edmond holds annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast

Edmond's annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast on Tuesday was led by Mayor Charles Lamb. The event is sponsored by the Edmond Heritage Alliance Inc.
by Diana Baldwin Modified: October 23, 2012 at 4:58 pm •  Published: October 24, 2012

— Mayor Charles Lamb on Tuesday led the annual Mayor's Prayer Breakfast, which started in Edmond in 1978.

Former Mayor Bob Rudkin was the driving force in 1996 to keeping the prayer breakfast going after a couple of years without the event. Rudkin died last year at age 80.

Rudkin, an attorney, was mayor from 1995 through 2001. He also was the city judge in Edmond and served on the school board for 25 years.

The breakfast is sponsored each year by the Edmond Heritage Alliance Inc., a group formed to organize and present the prayer breakfast to the community. It is based upon Judeo-Christian principles and welcomes all walks of faith.

by Diana Baldwin
Sr. Reporter
Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976 and came to The Oklahoman in 1991. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote...
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