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Rick Perry Prayer

Perry Ad Becomes Unintended Sensation

AP | By BETH FOUHY | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Maybe Rick Perry should have worn a different jacket. The Republican presidential hopeful's new campaign ad, "Strong," has become a viral...

Top 10 Republican Candidates' Quotes On God And Religion

Posted 01.01.2012 | Religion

How many kinds of Christian does it take to make a Republican presidential debate? That depends on whom you ask. The elite eight of GOP presidenti...

Jon Ward

Rick Perry's Story of Personal Turmoil In 20s Still Largely Unexplained

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "He never talks about his faith," Rick Perry spokesman Mark Miner said of the Texas governor earlier this year. Miner's statement is...

Jon Ward

Rick Perry Calls On GOP Voters To Pray For Him -- And For Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

ORLANDO -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry asked a ballroom full of enthusiastic Republican activists and voters Thursday to pray for him and give him their vot...

Top Ten Benefits of a Rick Perry Presidency

James Napoli | Posted 11.07.2011 | Comedy
James Napoli

Maybe some of you are worried about what might happen if Rick Perry becomes president. Well, I found ten other ways of looking at that eventuality.

WATCH: Colbert Super PAC Owns Rick Perry

Posted 10.09.2011 | Comedy

Colbert began Monday's "Report" with a look at that day's stock market reaction to the U.S. credit rating downgrade. Citing the S&P's lack of consider...

Rick Perry And The Real Power Of Prayer

Clay Farris Naff | Posted 10.08.2011 | Religion
Clay Farris Naff

In staging a distinctly evangelical Christian prayer rally in Houston, Rick Perry has probably boosted his chances of gaining the GOP presidential nomination. But has he done the nation or his faith any good? Almost certainly not.

Prayer Rally Speech Puts Perry In National Spotlight Ahead Of 2012

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT and APRIL CASTRO | Posted 10.07.2011 | Politics

HOUSTON — Texas Gov. Rick Perry sent a strong message to the nation's evangelicals Saturday: he is a member of the important constituency for Re...

Rick Perry Speaks At Prayer Rally

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT and APRIL CASTRO | Posted 10.06.2011 | Politics

HOUSTON — Texas Gov. Rick Perry sent a strong message to the nation's evangelicals Saturday: he is a member of the important constituency for Re...

Why Would A Texan Baptist Pastor Object To Gov. Perry's Prayer Meeting?

Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune | Posted 09.17.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Larry Bethune

Prayer is one of the most political acts religious people perform because it leads us to focus and act upon our deepest values. Only prayer barren of specific content, assumed by the pray-er to be meaningless, could ever be called "nonpolitical."

Atheists Sue To Stop Perry's Role In Prayer Rally

Posted 09.13.2011 | Religion

By Kimberly Winston Religion News Service (RNS) Five Texans are suing Gov. Rick Perry to prevent him from appearing at a prayer rally scheduled fo...

Rick Perry Has To Prove His Sincerity

Mike Ghouse | Posted 08.10.2011 | Religion
Mike Ghouse

I appeal to Americans to attend the prayers by demanding an inclusion and not allow Gov. Perry to chop God into bits and pieces; yours and mine. America is yours and America is mine, let's not allow any rascal to monopolize God to serve his interests and whims.

Rick Perry Prayer Event Draws Criticism Over Anti-Gay Group Partnership

Houston Chronicle | PATRICIA KILDAY HART | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics

Gov. Rick Perry's Aug. 6 day of prayer and fasting at Reliant Stadium is generating significant heat nationwide, with critics protesting the exclusive...

Is Prayer The Only Response To America's Problems?

Posted 08.06.2011 | Religion

Economic recession, terrorism, unemployment, fighting parents. Is prayer the only response for America's problems? According to a video promoting ...

Rick Perry Holding Prayer Event To Guide 'Nation In Crisis'

Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics

By Jim Forsyth - Sun Jun 5, 6:19 pm ET SAN ANTONIO -- Saying "there is hope for America, and we will find it on our knees," Texas Governor Rick...