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Pope singles out Rome's decay, corruption on traditional feast day

ROME (Reuters) - Pope Francis lamented the decay and degradation of Rome on Friday, using a traditional prayer on a national feast day to highlight problems such as environmental blight and corruption in the Italian capital.

NFL players react with alarm and prayers as Steelers’ Ryan Shazier is carted off

“Monday Night Football” games aren’t just a draw for sports fans, they make for popular viewing among NFL players, as well. Thus, as a national audience watched Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier get carted off the field after making a tackle during an “MNF” game against the Bengals, players reacted with alarm at the scary scene. Everyone […]

Abu Dhabi Fund For Development Promotes Renewable Power For Island Nations

Abu Dhabi has begun a two year training program for Pacific island nations to help them transition to renewable energy. Meanwhile, the US government is sending thoughts and prayers to Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands

A Nation Of Finks: Your William S. Burroughs Thanksgiving Prayer 2017

Your William S. Burroughs Thanksgiving Prayer is timelier than ever.

Zimbabwe Can Be Born Again: Church Leaders Explain Mugabe-Military Crisis

As politicians and media debate coup, evangelicals see ‘opportunity for the birth of a new nation.’ This week, church leaders in Zimbabwe called for prayer—and a transitional government—after 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe was placed...Show More Summary

'I just wanted to stop and say thanks': Crowds gather to honor service members on Veterans Day

Earlean Paige sat quietly in the shade of a towering tree on the lawn of Los Angeles National Cemetery and listened as a chaplain said a prayer honoring U.S. military veterans. Dressed in her son’s Army uniform and earrings painted to resemble the American flag, Paige spent Veterans Day the way...

US Politicians Prepare Thoughts And Prayers For Next Victims Of Shooting They Won’t Do Anything To Prevent

The White House and members of Congress prepared thoughts and prayers for those who will be shot and killed in the nation’s next mass shooting. “It is best to be ready, since we’re not going to entertain a national conversation or support...Show More Summary

Thou shalt not kill: Catholic bishops start new Philippines prayer campaign

MANILA (Reuters) - A top Catholic archbishop on Sunday called for Filipinos to choose peace over violence and end a spate of drug-related killings that have divided the nation.

Poles mark day of the dead with visits to family graves

Poles are marking All Saints' Day with prayers and visits to cemeteries, where candles and flowers are placed at the graves of loved ones and national heroes. The Nov. 1 … Click to Continue »

LOOP: Senate confirms nominee who endured anti-Catholic attacks

TERROR IN NY  Cardinal Timothy Dolan called on New Yorkers to unite in prayer after at least 8 people were killed in an act of terrorism yesterday. “Today our city and our nation are stunned and horrified by another act of senseless violence,” Cardinal Dolan said. TERROR THREAT  Meanwhile, a planned terror attack for a Miami mall was [...]

How a Growing Christian Movement Is Seeking to Transform America With Supernatural Miracles and Divine Interventions

INC has close ties to conservative politicians, including Rick Perry, Sarah Palin, and even Donald Trump. Last week, from Oct. 6 to 9, the National Mall in Washington, D.C. was filled with tents, worship music and prayer for the “Awaken the Dawn” rally. Show More Summary

How a growing Christian movement is seeking to take control of the top sectors of American society

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Last week, from Oct. 6 to 9, the National Mall in Washington, D.C. was filled with tents, worship music and prayer for the “Awaken the Dawn” rally. The purpose of the event, according to organizer Lou Engle, was to “gather around Jesus,” to pray for the nation and its government. It ended with a...

Prayers and flamethrowers: Liberia's raucous rallies

Liberia's presidential campaign neared its close on Sunday with a quiet day of prayer, but campaigning in the west African nation is not for the faint-hearted -- or those sensitive to noise. Liberians go the polls on Tuesday to pickShow More Summary

A narrow gun bill that could pass is better than an expansive one that won't

After every mass shooting, the nation trudges through the same familiar steps. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims. Don’t politicize a tragedy by trying to stop the next one. OK, propose something, but unless it would have prevented the last incident, we’re not interested. Eventually,...

Gun laws won't change until Americans get just as angry over mass shootings as terrorism

To the editor: The deadly toll of mass murders will continue to rise until citizens get more mad than sad. (“We don't need your prayers in Sin City. We need gun control,” Opinion, Oct. 4) The repeated national emphasis on sadness that follows these attacks evokes the emotion of empathy and our...

On Balancing Prayer And Action After National Tragedies

"If we don’t as a society remove the things that are causing needless suffering over and over again, we’ve lost our moral and religious leadership."

'Thoughts and prayers' — and pantsfuls of NRA money: Why America can't control guns

There is no better example of the corrosive effect of money on American politics than the spending of the National Rifle Assn. The gun rights organization spent a stupendous $54.4 million in the 2016 election cycle, almost all of it in “independent expenditures,” meaning spending for or against...

Trump calls for unity in the face of 'pure evil' while resisting talk of gun control

President Trump called for unity and prayer in the aftermath of "an act of pure evil," somberly addressing the nation from the White House on Monday hours after the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Trump, visibly moved and reading carefully from a teleprompter, announced that he would...

Did the Army Football Team Kneel in Protest During the National Anthem?

2 months agoHumor / odd : Snopes

A photograph purportedly showing the Army Black Knights team kneeling in protest actually shows the Navy football team kneeling in prayer.

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