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Pray for Peace

A Prayer for Peace

Alan P. Sherouse | Posted 09.21.2013 | Religion
Alan P. Sherouse

It was 16-year-old Wendell -- a tall, athletic, African-American young man who has been attending Metro with his family for three years. He paused in the pulpit, bowed his head and prayed, "God, help us to believe peace is possible in this world with so much violence."

11/11/11: Our Instinct For Unity

John Philip Newell | Posted 12.25.2011 | Religion
John Philip Newell

To pray for peace is not to seek a healing that is contrary to our deepest instinct. It is rather, as Mahatma Gandhi said, to get in touch with "the intense longings of the human heart."

What's So Controversial About An Interfaith Prayer For Peace?

Sheldon C. Good | Posted 05.26.2011 | Religion
Sheldon C. Good

The National Prayer Breakfast is based on broad inclusivity. So at this year's breakfast, why was an interfaith prayer for world peace so controversial?

Study Shows Politics Worse Than Crack Cocaine

Tom Gerdy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Gerdy

How addictive is the game of politics and power? My unscientific study indicates that crack cocaine is nothing when compared to political power. Let...