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 […]
Marine Le Pen, leader of France's nationalist Front National party, has called on authorities to expel all foreign citizens suspected of fundamentalism and to begin monitoring prayers and gatherings at all mosques, after a man was beheaded in south east France today. The attack took place this morning in France's Isère region, near the city Grenoble. Show More Summary
From The Decatur Minute… The Decatur City Commission supports the prayer vigil in honor and remembrance of Charleston victims As a community, Decatur mourns with Charleston and the rest of the nation for the loss of nine lives to senseless, racially motivated violence. This Saturday, June 27, there will be a prayer vigil on the […]
In the midst of the prayers, vigils and misguided national calls for forgiveness, theodicy's question of the ages resounds--if God(s) exists why does he/she/it permit unspeakable evil like the white terrorist massacre at Emanuel AMEShow More Summary
A dark cloud hung over our nation this week after the horrific news of the deaths of nine people during a prayer meeting at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. Show More Summary
The horrifying Charleston shootings, in which a 21-year-old white supremacist allegedly murdered nine people during a prayer service at a traditional African-American church in South Carolina, have once again ignited a national debate about the regulation of handguns and other dangerous firearms — including on Fox News. Show More Summary
He sat with them for an hour in prayer. Then he pulled his gun out and started shooting. And today our national numbness is wrapped in a Confederate flag. The young man who killed nine members of Charleston's Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church on Wednesday night was an old-school racist. Show More Summary
Pro-life columnist, Michelle Malkin, recently shared about her 15-year-old daughter’s mysterious illness in the National Review. Doctors told her family that her daughter, Veronica, had costochondritis, which is defined by the Mayo Clinic as pain caused by inflammation of the cartilage that connects a rib to the breastbone. However, Malkin describes her daughter’s pain like […]
SBC President Ronnie Floyd led prayers for the next spiritual awakening during the denomination's annual meeting Tuesday night in Columbus, Ohio.
From the FRC's prayer of the day: Now our leaders are intentionally depleting American military power, converting an institution intended to defend our nation by fighting and winning wars into a massive social experiment. Prompted by...Show More Summary
The Puerto Rico House of Representatives passed legislation this week establishing the National Day of Prayer on the first Thursday in May.Because they believe in pandering to the voters as much as politicians in the U.S.
Nepal on Monday marked one month since the nation's worst disaster in modern history with solemn tributes to thousands of earthquake victims and prayers for the country's recovery. Hundreds of Nepalis attended a candlelit vigil in the capital Kathmandu for nearly 8,700 people killed in the April 25 earthquake, the BBC reported. Show More Summary
On May 7, Air Force Major General Craig Olson spoke at a National Day of Prayer Task Force event in Washington, D.C. This would be fine as a private citizen, but he did it in uniform, violating his own branch's regulations.
Air Force Maj. Gen. Craig Olson made "entirely appropriate" remarks when he thanked God during a National Day of Prayer event earlier this month, a religious liberty group has said. The Foundation for Moral Law argued that the Military...Show More Summary
Today's prayer from the Family Research Council: ABC-Disney’s New Low – Our friends at the Media Research Center (MRC) are promoting a petition urging Disney-owned ABC to cancel its new series highlighting one of the nation’s nastiest, openly anti-Christian homosexual activists, Dan Savage. Show More Summary
From the Family Research Council's latest round of prayer targets Whoever wrote "spewing upon our nation" was clearly trolling his or her employer at FRC.
( Major Gen. Craig Olson: US Air Force photo) An activist military group is demanding that a general, who spoke about God at a National Day of Prayer event on May 7, be court-martialed claiming that his testimony was against the law and unconstitutional. Here’s the story from the Air Force Times: …Maj. Gen. Craig […]
Well, another one of Shirley Dobson's big National Day of Prayer shindigs has come and gone, with all the same regulation-violating military participation as last year and the year before that and the year before that. As usual, they...Show More Summary
President Obama issued the following proclamation for National Day of Prayer: NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER, 2015 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION When women and men of all backgrounds and beliefs are free to practice their faiths without fear or coercion, it bolsters our religious communities and helps to lift Keep Reading ?
Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian mother who was formerly imprisoned for her faith in the Republic of Sudan, revealed Thursday on the National Day of Prayer that she was heavily pressured by guards for three days straight to deny Christ, but refused each time.