Prayer

Protest Showdown Between Antifa And Patriot Prayer Results In Arrests

Charged with assaulting a police officer

Antifa

How prayer helped through tragedy

Hurricane Harvey victim Darrin LeRoy describes how he and his family found strength through prayer to survive rising flood waters. CNN's Sonia Moghe reports.

Hurricane Harvey

'We're basically just waiting on a prayer': Windsor woman says after flooding

After Tuesday's flooding, April Parè says her family is living on a hope and prayer.<p>Parè lost almost everything in her basement apartment after six …

Canadian News

A Dad’s Gift of Prayer Transformed His Daughter

Growing up in Texas where live oaks thrive, I had no problem visualizing the meaning of the 14th-century proverb, “Great oaks from little acorns …

Are you paying attention? It’s key to the spiritual life

"You are too involved in time and space. That is not preparing you for heaven."<p>For a long time, I had believed and even took pride in the idea that I …

Mindfulness

A form of prayer that is proven to help marriages

Some fascinating <b>conclusions:</b><p>Does prayer affect our intimate relationships? Frank Fincham at Florida State University’s Family Institute, along with …

Marriage

A prayer for President Trump

If it is about President Donald Trump, even a prayer could not remain non-controversial. A group of conservative Christian pastors prayed for Mr. …

Donald Trump

Does Prayer Influence God? - Part 2

Learn how important your prayer life is and why God wants you to have confidence and assurance whenever you go to Him.

Faith

A Prayer to Talk to Animals

Lord, I ain’t asking to be the Beastmaster<br>gym-ripped in a jungle loincloth<br>or a Doctor Dolittle or even the expensive vet<br>down the street, that …

Fish

Why pray when praying doesn’t work?

St. Augustine reminds us that no prayer is useless.<p>We learn as children that praying doesn’t always “work”: we prayed and still failed that math …

Homily for the Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 16, 2017, Year A

Fr. René J. Butler, M.S.Provincial Superior, La Salette Missionaries of North AmericaHartford, Connecticut<br>(Click here for today’s readings)<br>Before my …

Gardening

I might be just like the scientists who studied prayer, and concluded it doesn’t work

If I were a mouthy disciple listening to Jesus teach the Our Father for the first time, I might have snorted ...<p>It’s come to my attention that there …

Religion

Fast from Food, Not Facebook

Fasting is, by far, the least-appreciated and least-practiced spiritual discipline. There is a curious apathy about a discipline Jesus assumed his …

Faith

Books I Recommend: Prayer

Few things expose our inadequacy more than our anemic prayer lives and for that reason the Christian market is constantly inundated with books on …

Faith

​Premiere: Prayer's ‘Seeing’ is a haze of sci-fi jungle

Swelling pads, a classic junglist breakbeat and cinematic vocals. Three elements that could sound hackneyed in the hands of a producer less skilled …

Blade Runner

When Prayer Alone Does Not Suffice

Even as Americans keep the latest victims of a mass shooting in their thoughts, they have an obligation to figure out how to prevent any recurrence.<p>The attack on members of Congress at baseball practice in Alexandria this morning is, by one count, the 195th mass shooting of the year. Thankfully, …

Politics

Reading the news and taking action

A Christian Science perspective: Praying about the news of the day begins with an understanding of God as Love.<p>June 12, 2017 —Sitting in my hotel …

Faith

Prayer's 'Alone' Offer Dark, Solitary Beauty

<b>Prayer</b> has launched new 'Seeing' EP with superb lead cut 'Alone'.<p>The rising producer is associated with Grade 10, but for his next project the beat …

Dystopia

Israeli hotels ‘preventing non-Orthodox guests from prayer’ – TV probe

Most Israeli hotels prevent non-Orthodox Jewish visitors from conducting mixed gender prayer services out of fear that the Orthodox Rabbinate will …

Israel

German airport offers travelers prayer booth. It features 300…

German airport offers travelers prayer booth. It features 300 prayers in 65 languages.<br>Feeling nervous before Your flight? Travelers at one German …

Hare Krishnas

Taking the Power of Prayer Seriously

Can women lead the way?<p>Thursday was the annual National Day of Prayer, which got me wondering what the world would look like if we actually did pray, …

Faith

Prayer is powerful. Prayer conquers evil. Prayer brings peace.

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Powerful

Pastor, How Do You Pray for Your Church?

As a young, soon-to-be ordained pastoral candidate, Eugene Peterson had clear expectations about what ministry would look like: “From fairly …

Religion

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Jesus

Caught On Video: Louisiana Town Hall Protesters Writhe And Spit At Mention Of Prayer

Do you want to know who (or what) is involved in all these town hall protests, where our representatives are being bullied and shouted down, without …

Policing

Ecumenical prayer service adds a burst of diversity to Trump's inaugural weekend

President Trump nodded, shook hands and flashed thumbs-up signs as clergy in every manner of cloak and headdress walked past his pew Saturday morning during the National Prayer Service, one of the most diverse traditions of the inaugural festivities.<p>Though Trump infused his inaugural address a day …

Donald Trump

Marching on Shabbat? Rabbi’s Wife Offers This Prayer

Protesters, looking for a prayer to carry with you this weekend? The Glittery Rebbetzin, aka JoJo Jacobson, has one for you.<p>In a post to the liberal …

Jewish Culture

Praying Together

It was a case of serendipitous timing, at least from my perspective. I began to read <i>Praying Together</i> just as our church began its annual week of …

Faith

The Science behind prayer that heals

A Christian Science perspective: On the scientific prayer that brings healing and harmony.<p>January 12, 2017 —It can be tempting to see prayer as a …

Faith

Muslim Peel students can write own sermons, but prayers will continue to be supervised

Students say they felt stigmatized by new rules that forced them to use pre-approved sermons<p>The Peel District School Board is stepping back from a …

Religion