Pope Francis spoke at a multi-faith prayer service at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in lower Manhattan on Friday.
Pope Francis on Friday made an emotional visit to the 9/11 Memorial in New York to lead prayers for peace after calling for a more humane global system in a speech at the United Nations. The head of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics bowed his head in prayer and laid a white rose at the...
Pope Francis took part in an interfaith prayer service at the World Trade Center Memorial Museum after addressing the United Nations General Assembly
Republicans were outraged—outraged—when, at February's National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama said: "Lest we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place, remember that during the Crusades and the Inquisition, people committed terrible deeds in the name of Christ. Show More Summary
The US isn't the only country whose politicians are in hot water over comments about Muslims. In France, one is actually facing trial because of it. Marine Le Pen, who leads the far-right National Front, compared Muslim prayers to the Nazi occupation and has been charged with "inciting discrimination over...
Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s far-right National Front (FN) party, will go on trial in October for comparing Muslim prayers in the street to the Nazi occupation, party officials and the Lyon prosecutor’s office said on Tuesday. Le Pen made the inflammatory comments in 2010 while campaigning to take over the FN’s leadership […]
Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s far-right National Front, has been ordered to stand trial in October on charges of inciting racial hatred after comparing Muslim street prayers to the Nazi occupation, legal sources said Tuesday. Le Pen was campaigning to take over leadership of the FN...
In 2013, Ben Carson gave a speech at the National Prayer Breakfast that launched his political career. According to the rapturous response on the Internet, Carson’s remarks were a rebuke of President Obama—people saw Carson as an authentic...Show More Summary
“Ask me and I will give the nations as your inheritance, the ends of the earth as your possession.” (Psalm 2:8) “Nothing will be impossible for you…” (Matthew 17:21) How big is too big? How much is too much? Is there a limit to what I can ask of God? Evidently, not. Show More Summary
America needs a day of 'national humiliation, fasting, and prayer' just as in the time of Lincoln, he says.
In what might be called an ink blot test on the national mood, a photo of a length of rope dangling from the celebrated Prayer Tower at Oral Roberts University was perceived by some as a hangman's noose and subsequently blew up on the internet this week.
Ayatollah Mohammad Emami Kashani, who leads Friday prayer services in Iran, called for the expulsion of Zionists from the Middle East. “This...
[ 8 August 2015 to 9 August 2015. ] This weekend is your last chance to view the Rothschild Prayer Book exhibition at the National Library. There's also an innovation showcase, a CBR Brave double header and an opportunity to fit your number plates with tamper-proof screws. 1. Show More Summary
Jex Blackmore, the national spokesperson for the Satanic Temple, which claims to have made up to 700 people sign over their souls to Satan at an event in Detroit, Michigan — billed the "largest public satanic ceremony in history" where...Show More Summary
If you fully obey the Lord your God and carefully keep all his commands that I am giving you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations of the world.You will experience all these blessings if you obey the Lord your...Show More Summary
In the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting, the National Rifle Association proposed putting more guns in schools. After a racist shot up a Charleston prayer group, an NRA board member argued for more guns in church. And now predictably, politicians and gun rights advocates are calling for guns in movie theaters after a loner […]
Muslims participate in a Friday prayer Nov. 14, 2014, at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. The five most racially diverse U.S. religious groups are a diverse group themselves. Seventh-day Adventists, a Protestant denomination,...Show More Summary
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, back in late January, hosted a prayer rally on the LSU campus. There was a considerable amount of scrutiny on the event, entitled “The Response: A Call To Prayer For a Nation In Crisis,” due to the anti-gay, anti-abortion RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
Dylann Roof's massacre of innocent, prayerful African Americans in a Charleston, South Carolina, church forced the Confederate battle flag back into the national dialogue. Roof's brazen act of domestic terrorism led a number of Southern...Show More Summary
This past May, millions of Americans gathered to pray from coast to coast in more than 43,000 local gatherings – the largest National Day of Prayer ever recorded. As Vice Chairman of the National Day of Prayer Task Force, John Bornschein plays a key role in mobilizing this annual event. His own testimony reveals a […]