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PRAYER AND MEDITATION
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NRA Gets Trolled With 'Thoughts And Prayers' Over Reported Financial Woes
"Don't send money.... thoughts and prayers should suffice."
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Chinese Christian Missionary Fatally Shot In Missouri, Police Say
Xindong Hao was in town with his family to visit Kansas City's International House of Prayer.
Capital Gazette Reporter To Trump: 'I Couldn't Give A F**k' About Your Prayers
“I’m going to need more than some thoughts and prayers, because our whole lives have been shattered," said shooting survivor Selene San Felice.
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Twitter Users Pan Ted Cruz After He Tweets 'Prayers' To Santa Fe School Shooting Victims
"We're tired of paying you in exchange for your useless prayers," one Twitter user told the senator.
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Parkland Survivors React To Santa Fe High School Shooting In Texas
"You deserve more than Thoughts and Prayers," Emma González tweeted.
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Trump’s New ‘Religious Liberty’ Order Alarms LGBTQ Groups
Curtis M. Wong
Many believe the president's new “faith initiative” will only "divide and discriminate."
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Trump Proclaims National Day Of Prayer, And Twitter Users Relish The Irony
"Did you spend your days praying Mueller goes away and that Giuliani shuts his face?" one person asked the president.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Calls Out Trump Over 'Thoughts And Prayers' Tweet Following Shooting
"We can't keep being reactive to this."
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Instead Of Thoughts And Prayers, Oregon Passes New Gun Safety Law
Gov. Kate Brown signed a bill to stop convicted stalkers and domestic abusers from buying and keeping firearms.
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DCCC Advised Candidates To ‘Be Careful’ With Initial Comments On Parkland Shooting
A staffer said they should avoid politicizing the tragedy, but thoughts and prayers were fine.
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GOP Candidate Advocates Returning 'Prayer To The Classroom' To Stop School Shootings
"It's just so disturbing that society has deteriorated to this point morally that we are confronted with this."
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These Religious Leaders Are Fed Up With GOP’s Thoughts And Prayers
"As a faith leader my job is thoughts and prayers. It would be great if policy makers could do theirs."
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Kelly Ripa Says 'Thoughts And Prayers Are Not Enough Anymore' After Deadly Mass Shooting
At least 17 people were killed and 15 others injured on Wednesday.
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People Sick Of 'Thoughts And Prayers' Demand Action After Florida School Shooting
They're calling out lawmakers for failing to act.
Comedy Writer Calls Out GOP In Blistering Replies To 'Prayers' After Florida Shooting
Bess Kalb has names and dollar amounts for NRA-linked lawmakers.
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Pope Francis Questions Traditional Translation Of Lord's Prayer
"Lead us not into temptation" isn't a good version of the ancient Christian prayer, Francis said.
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13 Things to Say for Grace
Reciting these gratitude prayers and mealtime blessings (ideally around a table while surrounded by your nearest and dearest) can help you recognize the beauty in your life.
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On Balancing Prayer And Action After National Tragedies
"If we don’t as a society remove the things that are causing needless suffering over and over again, we’ve lost our moral and religious leadership."
Why The Lord's Prayer Is Bad News For Many Christians
Author, Editor, Speaker, Activist
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this
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On The Outside Looking In: Reflections Of A Jew Wounded By Israel
Rabbi of Congregation Netivot Shalom (Berkeley, CA), Founder o...
“You don’t know my name. You don’t know anything about me. The things that you say, you may think I never hear about them
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Pence, Catholic Leaders Share Narrow Vision Of Faith At Prayer Breakfast
Journalist, feminist and nonfiction author, celiawexler.com
While billed as nonpartisan, the breakfast has been far friendlier to GOP leaders.
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