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2013-01-26 23:04:26

For the 43nd consecutive year, employees from throughout the North Shore-LIJ Health System gathered last Friday to honor the teachings and visions of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King. Manhasset, NY (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 For the 43nd consecutive year, employees from throughout the North Shore-LIJ Health System gathered last Friday to honor the teachings and visions of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King. The ceremony, held at North Shore University Hospital´s Rust Auditorium, was telecast to 17...

2013-01-03 11:08:55

Support markedly lower among Catholics, mainline Protestants; unwavering among evangelicals There's a saying that goes, "as long as there are tests, there will be prayer in public schools." At one time, that likely reflected a fairly uniform view about school prayer: that despite what federal law said about the practice, religious Americans by and large approved of it. A new study, however, paints a more complicated picture of attitudes toward school prayer over the last four decades,...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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