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2010-05-05 07:30:00

KINGSVILLE, Md., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Safe-t-Technologies LLC announces the launch of PrayerSteward, a new and unique product for iPhone and iPod Touch users. Serving as a well-organized prayer reminder, PrayerSteward's mission is to help users honor their promises to pray for others, even when the busyness of living makes remembering details a challenge. Developers have incorporated a list of flexible tools, meant to provide an easy and efficient method of recording prayer promises and...

2010-01-27 16:18:31

We have all been guilty of a transgression at one time or another. That's because we're not perfect. We all commit hurtful acts, violate trust, and hope for forgiveness. That's simply a fact, and here's another one: Nine out of 10 Americans say that they pray -- at least on occasion. Florida State University psychologist Nathaniel Lambert put these two facts together and came up with an idea: Why not take all that prayer and direct it at the people who have wronged us? Is it possible that...

2010-01-19 08:20:00

HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Miracle Prayer," a recording produced by Dr. Mitchell Earl Gibson, has produced a tremendous number of testimonials from consumers all over the world. "The Miracle Prayer" is the title Gibson gave to his recording of a 2,800-year-old Aramaic prayer. "The first time I prayed the prayer with a client at the end of a session, his renal cell cancer went into remission the next week. After that, I recorded the prayer and gave it to other clients...

2010-01-05 12:04:00

REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Local photographer, Jill Labberton, is participating in the 2010 International Charity Model Search to select North America's Cutest Family and to raise funds for the non-profit Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep Foundation (NILMDTS.org). Last year's competition featured 2,000 model's images and raised $164,775 for the NILMDTS organization. Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep (NILMDTS), is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization committed to assisting parents and...

2009-12-23 06:45:00

HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Mitchell Earl Gibson, best-selling author, board-certified physician, and CEO of Tybro Publications, has proposed a new energy receptor theory of brain function that might explain the efficacy of mantras and prayer in human illness. Dr. Gibson, a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, proposes that there may be a new undiscovered class of receptors within the human nervous system that are composed of energy rather than...

2009-12-16 13:12:26

New study shows families, not doctors, raise the issue of prayer What happens when the families of sick and dying hospitalized children ask their physicians to pray with them, or for them? How do pediatricians respond to such personal requests? While increasing numbers of physicians say that religion and spirituality help some patients and families cope with serious illness, a new study reports that it is almost always the families and patients who raise the issue of prayer, not the doctors...

2009-08-10 12:44:00

A Catholic priest says his congregation is praying for the thieves who stole the nearly 5-foot statue of the Virgin Mary from his Calgary, Alberta, church. Father Kevin Tumback of the Calgary Catholic Church said he discovered the statue was missing when he opened the church Sunday morning, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. reported Monday. You want to hurt a Catholic that's a good way to do it, he said. Did we do something to offend you? Did the church do something to offend you? Why would you...

2009-07-08 10:39:00

JERUSALEM, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jerusalem.com (http://www.jerusalem.com) was launched today in Jerusalem. The site seeks to become the virtual gateway to religious, historic and modern-day Jerusalem. It is offering a comprehensive experience of today's vital, fascinating urban center, providing unique religious, social and tourism services and bringing the Jerusalem experience to anyone in the world. The site contains six hubs which are representing for the first time the many...

2009-04-30 07:20:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Does God answer prayers? If so, does he pay special attention to those in need? Do children's prayers reach God's ears? In her new collection of short stories, "Answered Prayers" (published by AuthorHouse), Freddie Power sets out to prove that God does answer prayers -- particularly the prayers of those less fortunate than others -- and has blessings for all of us. Power drew inspiration for "Answered Prayers" from the Bible study groups she leads...

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2009-04-06 07:56:59

Religious technology may seem like an oxymoron, but as more people obtain mobile phones, iPhones and other devices to help them manage their lives, it's only natural that many of them will be using their gadgets to help them enrich their spiritual life as well. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a mobile application known as Sun Dial, which alerts Muslim users when it's time to perform the five daily prayers known as salat. The device is currently being...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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