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The Shelter of God
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 11:36am | Type: Magazine Article

Malinda Elizabeth Berry Reflections on the Revised Lectionary, Cycle C In the United States, March is dedicat ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh Island Living Island Living The 45-minute DVD Bloqueo: Looking at the U.S. Embargo Again ...

Picket And Pray
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger U.S. Capitol Police arrested 115 religious leaders in front of the Cannon House Office Building in Washington, D.C., in December while they knelt on the steps to ...

Prayer: It Does a Body Good
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Prayer can literally change our brain. For 15 years the Dalai Lama—whose title means Ocean o ...

Reading With New Eyes
Originally Posted: 05/06/2011 - 2:12pm | Type: Magazine Article

Nancy M. Malone A spirituality of reading. I suspect that lots of people who love reading have ...

License To Thrill
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Jason Byassee Three pop theology books to leave behind. Jesus wants you to be much happier tha ...

Blast of the Divine
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Jens Soring What a Department of Corrections shotgun pellet taught me about centering prayer. The crazy thin ...

Stopping by a Red Light on a Weekday Evening
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger At the corner of 14th and Euclid Streets NW in Washington, D.C., many evenings at sunset, the Domino's deliveryman ...

On a Song and a Prayer
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

Two Roches and Zero Church On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Suzzy Roche was out walking her dog. The sun shone brightly over New York City in a clear, perfectly blue sky. Thoughts ...

In the Court of the Gentiles
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank Jewish-Christian "dialogue" is too often just that—an intellectual, theological discussion with no grounding in shar ...

Possible Answers to Prayer
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Scott Cairns Your petitions—though they continue to bear just the one signature—have been duly recorded. Your anxieties—despite their cons ...

Eyes Wide Open
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Nancy Hastings Sehested "You don't know what it's like to have a husband, small children, and a congregation. There's ...

In U.K. City, Cops Call Churches
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler In most American "community watch" groups, residents report suspicious activity to the authorities. ...

A Prayer for All People
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Michael Joseph Brown People in the ancient world were very careful about how they approached their gods. Peopl ...

City Lights
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:24am | Type: Magazine Article

Edward J. Farrell To be a contemplative has traditionally meant leaving the city for a quiet life of prayer. But some are discovering a ne ...

Fed by My Prayer
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Maria (a retired school principal in Detroi) I do not view myself as a contemplative. I’d say that I am a "seeker" of God. This ...