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2011-08-09 15:23:00

GREENWOOD, Miss., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Premiering nationally on August 10, The Help not only offers a fictional depiction of life in a southern town in the 1960's, but also provides a glimpse of one real-life community in need.

2011-07-18 12:38:00

SEATTLE, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting July 20 through August 31, Moving Together in Faith & Health will host the Seattle Wholesale Market at Mount Zion Baptist Church on Wednesdays from 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m.

2011-01-11 15:08:00

MIAMI, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Roymi V. Membiela has been appointed Corporate Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for Baptist Health South Florida. In this new role, she will lead Baptist Health's marketing and communications efforts for all of its hospitals and facilities.

2010-12-09 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, December 10, 2010, the Cathedral Choir of the historic Abyssinian Baptist Church in the City of New York will perform George Frideric Handel's Messiah in its entirety with guest soloists, orchestral and harpsichord accompaniment.

2010-10-30 16:36:00

DALLAS, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- With a snap, crackle and boom, four buildings in downtown Dallas imploded this morning as most area residents were starting their day.

2010-06-29 07:10:00

HOUSTON, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Each of the twelve Apostles of Christ had his own personality and leadership style. Author Dr. Johnny J.

2010-06-10 16:04:00

ATLANTA, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The African-American Baptist Mission Collaboration (AABMC) presented a check for $500,000 to Habitat for Humanity International in Atlanta, GA., as a part of their commitment to help Haitians rebuild their lives and communities.

2010-03-17 17:07:00

ATLANTA, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyler Perry Studios makes plans to host Bishop Neil C. Ellis and some 50 members of the US Media, at a special press gala and luncheon on Thursday, March 18th at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.

2010-03-02 15:00:00

CHICAGO, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The African-American Baptist Mission Collaboration (AABMC) today unveiled plans for a massive $50 million project to help rebuild Haiti and provide aid to Haitian earthquake survivors.

2010-02-28 22:01:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Press conference to announce a $50 million initiative for Haiti WHEN: Tuesday, Mar. 2, 2010; 3 p.m. WHERE: New Covenant Baptist Church, 754 E.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.