I Don’t Want To Pray!

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about a practice in a nursing home of prayer before meals: Is “MY” job as the social worker, administrator and my mother to say “anyone” can say the prayer?

I work in the kitchen of a nursing home. At meal times, it is our job to say the ” meal Prayer.” For the last few months, my religious beliefs have changed, and I feel that I have the right to turn down saying the prayer. However, my supervisor is my mother, making this even more difficult. I would like to know if it is “MY” job as the social worker, administrator and my mother say “anyone” can say the prayer. But knowing other departments–THEY DON”T. Any ideas for me?

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