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12 May, 2017, 12:47 ET Latino Jewish Leadership Council Statement on Texas Senate Bill 4

The Latino Jewish Leadership Council (LJLC), a politically and professionally diverse group of prominent U.S. Latino and Jewish leaders convened by...


12 May, 2017, 12:33 ET Family Research Council Praises KY Court of Appeals Ruling in Favor of Christian Shop Owner

The Kentucky Court of Appeals ruled today that Blaine Adamson, owner of Hands on Originals, has the freedom to decline orders that force him to...


11 May, 2017, 16:26 ET Family Research Council Commends Secretary Perdue's Policy Statement that Reflects Pres. Trump's Religious Liberty Executive Order

Family Research Council offered praise for a new policy statement issued by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue that reestablishes the "Department's...


11 May, 2017, 15:18 ET Churches & Individuals Across The Country Invited To Join With Thousands Of Other Sites To Host Live Harvest America Simulcast On June 11

Churches and individuals across the country are invited to take part in the nation's largest one-day evangelistic outreach by joining with...


11 May, 2017, 13:19 ET Spiritual Ecology: 10 Practices to Reawaken the Sacred in Everyday Life

Spiritual Ecology: 10 Practices to Reawaken the Sacred in Everyday Life offers a response to the current environmental crisis and the growing...


11 May, 2017, 03:00 ET Author Spencer Coffman's Newly Released "365 Days of Devotion for Everyone" is a Thorough Daily Examination of Biblical Philosophies for Readers of All Backgrounds

"365 Days of Devotion For Everyone": a captivating and informative study that gives readers the tools they need to live out a Christ-centered life...


10 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Black, White, Asian, Rich or Poor: New Book Proves Women Are Powerfully Resilient to Life's Hard Knocks

Strength, courage, and resilience are attributes women have in great abundance when confronted with some of the worst circumstances that life has...


09 May, 2017, 12:14 ET New CAIR Report Shows More than 50 Percent Spike in Anti-Muslim Incidents

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today released a...


09 May, 2017, 11:00 ET Godless Billboards Return to Sioux Falls

There are 37,000 people in Sioux Falls who are Non-Religious! These words, superimposed over a blue background, have appeared on 15 prominent...


08 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Author Wanda Pollydore Shares the Good News That "Heaven Is Speaking" in Pair of Inspiring, Faith-Based Publications

Faith in God and the mercy of Heaven have been guiding principles throughout Wanda Pollydore's life, and now she is sharing that strength with...


08 May, 2017, 08:00 ET Digital World of Christian Faith, Fun and Games Comes to iPhone®, Android™ and Desktop Devices With Launch of Lightgliders

Now available on the App Store® and Google Play, Lightgliders is designed to encourage biblical faith, positive values and meaningful conversations...


07 May, 2017, 18:07 ET Vatican's Ambassador to the U.S. Gives Homily at Catholic Charities 100th Anniversary Mass

Bringing a message from Pope Francis, the Vatican's Apostolic Papal Nuncio to the United States, Archbishop Christophe Pierre, served as homilist...


06 May, 2017, 12:00 ET The Forum for Promoting Peace: Abu Dhabi Hosts the Conception of a Modern Age Alliance of Virtue among Religions

Abu Dhabi, the universal capital of peace and tolerance, is witnessing the birth of a modern age Hilf al-Fudul (Alliance of Virtue) among...


05 May, 2017, 12:36 ET CAIR to Release Report Documenting 'Sharp' Spike in Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents

On Tuesday, May 9, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will hold...


05 May, 2017, 07:55 ET Yisrayl Hawkins Exposes Who Changed the Seventh Day Sabbath from Saturday to Sunday in New Post This Week

Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has published a new letter that he says will expose centuries of...


04 May, 2017, 21:11 ET El reverendo Samuel Rodriguez, presidente de la Conferencia Nacional de Liderazgo Cristiano Hispano, aplaude el decreto del presidente Trump que revierte la enmienda Johnson

El reverendo Dr. Samuel Rodriguez, quien participó en el oficio del Día nacional de la oración que se celebró hoy y dará la bendición de esta noche...


04 May, 2017, 17:10 ET Statement of Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson on President Trump's May 4 executive order on religious liberty

"We applaud President Trump's executive order on religious liberty. While there is still work to be done to restore the reverence for...


04 May, 2017, 15:32 ET CAIR: National Muslim Civil Rights Group Opens New Chapters in Colorado, Kentucky and Texas

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today announced the opening of new chapters in Colorado, Kentucky and Austin, Texas. CAIR's...


04 May, 2017, 15:29 ET Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, President of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, Commends President Trump's Executive Order That Rolls Back Johnson Amendment

Rev. Dr. Samuel Rodriguez, who participated in today's National Day of Prayer service and will deliver tonight's benediction at the Capitol,...


04 May, 2017, 12:10 ET Detroit Capuchin Priest Solanus Casey To Be Beatified By Pope Francis

Pope Francis announced today that Father Solanus Casey, a member of the Capuchin Franciscan Order of St. Joseph in Detroit and one of the...


04 May, 2017, 12:02 ET NRB President Dr. Jerry A. Johnson Statement on President Trump's Executive Order on Religious Liberty

National Religious Broadcasters thanked President Donald Trump for prioritizing First Amendment freedoms and taking first steps to change our...


04 May, 2017, 11:46 ET Family Research Council Applauds Pres. Trump for Acting on Promise to Protect Religious Liberty

Today, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins was at the White House for the signing ceremony of an executive order protecting religious...


04 May, 2017, 09:20 ET Archdiocese of Detroit and Capuchin Franciscan Order in Detroit to Hold Press Conference Today at 10:30 a.m. Following Pope Francis Announcement

WHAT: The Archdiocese of Detroit and the Capuchin Franciscan Order in Detroit will host a press...


03 May, 2017, 18:36 ET Irving Epstein is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Reverend Irving Epstein is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Security. Rev. Epstein is a Director of...


03 May, 2017, 17:11 ET AJC Praises President Trump's Efforts to Press Palestinians to Resume Peace Talks with Israel

AJC praised President Trump for his efforts to press Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to return to the direct, bilateral negotiations...