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10:57 ET Craig Gross Has Just Launched a New Cannabis Category "Spiritual"

Former Pastor and Maverick, Craig Gross announced on 4/20 during Coachella this year his start of a new chapter for cannabis. Today he will be the...


02:00 ET Texas Pastor States World Would Greatly Improve If All People Were Taught to Seek Yahweh First in Latest Post

Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has published a new article this week exposing false teachings found...


Dec 12, 2019, 22:33 ET Pushpay and Church Community Builder announce business combination to deliver a fully integrated and differentiated leading solution for the faith market

Pushpay Holdings Limited (NZSX:PPH, ASX:PPH, 'Pushpay' or 'the Company') and Church Community Builder, LLC ('Church Community Builder') are excited...


Dec 12, 2019, 16:30 ET UJA-Federation of New York's Wall Street Dinner Raises More Than $31 Million

UJA-Federation of New York's Wall Street Dinner on December 9, 2019, raised more than $31 million for UJA-Federation's annual campaign. Two thousand...


Dec 12, 2019, 10:15 ET NFL's Nate Solder: There's So Much More to Us Than Being Football Players

Compassion International is proud to share that Nate Solder, one of our partners, has been chosen by the New York Giants as their team's nominee for...


Dec 11, 2019, 21:16 ET CAIR Pledges to Counter Trump's Unconstitutional Attempt to Silence Campus Criticism of Israeli Human Rights Abuses

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


Dec 11, 2019, 15:00 ET Scripps' WKBW wins duPont-Columbia Award for 'Fall from Grace' investigation

WKBW in Buffalo, New York, an ABC affiliate owned by The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), has been named a recipient of a prestigious Alfred I....


Dec 11, 2019, 13:36 ET AJC Deplores Horrific Attack at Jewish Store in Jersey City

American Jewish Committee (AJC) is horrified by the murders around a kosher market in Jersey City. The two shooters left four people dead, including...


Dec 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP Files Lawsuits Against CHURCH OF THE TRANSFIGURATION PARISH Under New York's Child Victims Act

Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP, a law firm based in New York City, has filed a lawsuit in Monroe County Supreme Court (E2019010848), alleging that while...


Dec 09, 2019, 18:00 ET Where Do Catholics Stand Ahead of 2020 Election?

EWTN News and RealClear Opinion Research have partnered to conduct a deep-dive poll on Catholic voters' attitudes and trends ahead of the 2020...


Dec 09, 2019, 16:58 ET Sikhs Announce Plans for Referendum to Secede State of Punjab from India

"Sikhs for Justice" (SFJ) – An international advocacy group (www.sikhsforjustice.org) is holding a press conference from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the...


Dec 09, 2019, 15:51 ET Ronald S. Lauder Announces $25 Million Campaign to Fight Alarming Rise in Anti-Semitism in American Politics

With anti-Semitism surging in the United States, former Ambassador and philanthropist Ronald S. Lauder announced the launch of the Anti-Semitism...


Dec 09, 2019, 14:46 ET New York Giants' Nate Solder Wears Compassion on the Gridiron

When the New York Giants face the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field tonight, one of the Giants' starting offensive linemen will be...


Dec 09, 2019, 13:47 ET Peoria Diocese launches special appeal for prayer for the progress of the Cause for Beatification of Fulton Sheen

In response to the postponement of the Beatification of Fulton J. Sheen, Bishop Daniel Jenky of the Diocese of Peoria has asked the faithful to...


Dec 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Giving Tuesday Online Gifts to Churches Grow by 34% in 2019

Ministry Brands, the leading provider of church software and online giving, announced today a 34% increase in transactions and a 7% lift in gift size ...


Dec 09, 2019, 08:33 ET Sebahat Ersoy Gives a Creative Perspective on Women's Rights

In some countries, we are all well aware of the fact that it is legally forbidden for women to wear jilbabs in the public sphere, while in other...


Dec 09, 2019, 06:00 ET Padre Tony's New Book Celibato: ¿Sabiduría Divina O Locura Humana? A Prudent Read Addressing The Prevalent Issue Of Abuse Within The Roman Christian Church

Padre Tony said this about his book: "We live in a world full of scandals within our beloved, in Christ, Roman Catholic Church. Many of us cannot...


Dec 09, 2019, 06:00 ET La Más Reciente Obra Publicada Del Padre Tony, Celibato: ¿Sabiduría Divina O Locura Humana?, Es Un Relato Para Comprender El Trasfondo De Los Escándalos En La Iglesia Católica Romana Y Como Evitarlos.

Celibato: ¿Sabiduría Divina o locura humana?, es una obra escrita por la mano del Padre Tony, un sacerdote admirable para toda persona que lo trate,...


Dec 06, 2019, 16:15 ET FRC: 'Fairness for All' Bill Is Anything But

Family Research Council strongly opposes the coercive and deceptively-named "Fairness for All Act" that was introduced today in the House of...


Dec 05, 2019, 17:35 ET UAE Embassy National Day Celebration Highlights a Legacy of Inclusion and Unity

Today, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Embassy in Washington, DC celebrated the UAE's 48th National Day at the United States Institute of Peace. The...


Dec 05, 2019, 17:16 ET AJC Facilitates Groundbreaking Muslim-Jewish Encounter at Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University, the most prestigious Modern Orthodox institution of higher education in the U.S., hosted a high-level delegation of American...


Dec 05, 2019, 11:19 ET Marble Collegiate Church Announces Their Annual Christmas Concert

Encounter the joy of this most awe-inspiring season at the historic Marble Collegiate Church with music from the celebrated Marble Choir, Festival of ...


Dec 05, 2019, 10:00 ET Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP Files Lawsuits Against Diocese Of Brooklyn And St. Martin Of Tours-Our Lady Of Lourdes Chapel Parish Under New York's Child Victims Act

Greenstein & Milbauer, LLP, a law firm based in New York City, has filed a lawsuit in Kings County Supreme Court (525260/2019), alleging that while...


Dec 04, 2019, 09:15 ET YouVersion names most popular Bible verse of 2019

The global YouVersion community engaged more in the Bible this year than in any previous year. In fact, people read and listened to the Bible 30%...


Dec 03, 2019, 16:51 ET Dr. Louvell A. Anderson, D.D., is being recognized by Continental Who's Who

Dr. Louvell A. Anderson, D.D., is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Lifetime Achiever in the field of Ministry in recognition of his...