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Divine Intervention

Donald Trump As God's Anointed

Jack Levison | Posted 01.18.2017 | Religion
Jack Levison

Some Christians, I read again today, claim that the election of Donald Trump in 2016 is like God's choice of Cyrus the Great in the mid-500s BCE. Let's see if they're right.

Did God Choose The Latest Powerball Winner?

Don McNay | Posted 05.15.2016 | Business
Don McNay

Will the Smith family be blessed or cursed by their "divine intervention?" God only knows.

When Being Right With God Is Not Enough

Mette Ivie Harrison | Posted 01.26.2017 | Religion
Mette Ivie Harrison

Certainty is not an indicator of righteousness. I suspect it is rather the reverse, that the more certain you are that you are right, the more likely you are to be terribly, terribly wrong.

How Will Ireland's Marriage Vote Influence the Supremes? Stop. In the Name of Love...

Trevor Martin | Posted 06.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Trevor Martin

Will the Supreme Court be influenced by what has happened in Ireland or will they deflect and bat the ball back to individual states thus avoiding -- or simply delaying -- having to make a firm decision?

The Doha Ajyal Diaries: Qumra, Closing Night and Salma Hayek on Freedom

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 02.07.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Movies change us, for the better or worse, lets deal with it.

Watch What Happens When A Church Gets In The Way Of A Giant Boulder

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.13.2014 | Religion

Grace Ministries Church in Saugus, Massachusetts, narrowly escaped destruction last week after a construction blast went awry and dislodged an enormou...

Pistol-Packing Pastor Makes Divine Intervention

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 10.22.2013 | Religion

Pastor Carl Sanders only intended to pull out his wallet when he walked into the Evansville Dollar General Store on Friday night, but he ended up pull...

Does God Intervene In Our Lives?

John Backman | Posted 03.04.2013 | Religion
John Backman

As mystics and sages have testified for millennia, intimacy with God is the richest experience we can know. While it does not solve a thorny issue theists face -- the question of divine intervention -- it enables us to move forward into God, even as the question lies unanswered.

Are You a Warrior of the Heart?

Martha Boston | Posted 09.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Martha Boston

When I say "warrior of the heart," I am not referring to one who fights great public battles, and certainly not one who is driven by his ego to dominate, to win. Rather, a warrior of the heart is one who stands clearly and powerfully for that which his heart and soul hold dear.

When Virgin Mary Statues Started To Move

Fortean Times | Posted 02.19.2012 | Weird News

In the summer of 1985,statues of the Blessed Virgin Mary all over Ireland started to move - at least according to the thousands-strong crowds who floc...

God Is Not a Republican

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics
Lorraine Devon Wilke

Apparently God loves Republicans. Which is fine. God loves everyone so why not Republicans? But the Republicans He loves also seem convinced that He agrees with most of their talking points. That got me to questioning Divine Intervention neutrality.

WATCH: Mayor Fasting In Hopes Of Solving City's Financial Crisis

Posted 08.21.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Edith Honan) - Pennsylvania's debt-ridden capital of Harrisburg has tried every form of fiscal belt-tightening, from layoffs to furloughs to...

God Helps With Personal Decisions, Most Americans Say

LiveScience | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Most Americans believe God is involved in their everyday lives and concerned with their personal well-being, though the well-educated and higher earne...