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2014-01-28 16:23:27

Liberty Institute Files Brief at the United States Supreme Court in Support of Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties in High-Profile Case Against Obama's Abortion Pill Mandate PLANO, Texas, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Liberty Institute filed a friend-of-the-court brief in the United States Supreme Court supporting Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corporation in their landmark religious freedom cases against Obama's controversial HHS...

2014-01-28 12:24:27

WADSWORTH, Ohio, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Real Truth(TM), a 10-issue-per-year publication distributed free of charge around the world, has published its January 2014 issue. Tailored after the former Plain Truth magazine produced by the Worldwide Church of God under Herbert W. Armstrong, The Real Truth--its successor--continues to tackle seemingly unanswerable topics, providing answers and solutions from a spiritual perspective. The magazine is backed by a history...

2014-01-28 08:27:36

EUGENE, Ore., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Jerusalem and the Lost Temple of the Jews." A breakthrough film forecasts a major sea change in Middle East hostilities. New emerging facts suggest a potentially unsuspected outcome: *Evidence proves the entire temple mount was actually the Roman fortress Antonia. *The Wailing Wall long thought to be the western wall of the temple was only a retaining wall *The water source for the priest's temple rituals could have only come from the...

2014-01-27 12:24:41

Original movie digitally re-mastered frame-by-frame with new musical score; Blu-ray edition hits stores in April ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of its 35(th) anniversary, "JESUS" - the most watched film in history, having been viewed billions of times - has now been re-mastered in high-definition with a complete new musical score in Dolby 5.1 surround sound. Amid a wave of biblical theatrical movies releasing this spring, this classic film, re-titled "The...

2014-01-27 00:20:24

TOKYO, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In his annual peace proposal, "Value Creation for Global Change: Building Resilient and Sustainable Societies," released on January 26, Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist association, calls for increased regional cooperation in response to extreme weather events and natural disasters. He also proposes a comprehensive program of global citizenship education and the holding of a youth summit on nuclear...

2014-01-23 23:30:34

Skateboard ramp company, OC Ramps, teamed up with Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties to fulfill a wish for Ojai, CA teenager diagnosed with brain cancer. The organizations worked with the teenager to build his own custom skate park. Ojai, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 After 7 months of planning and almost 3 months of construction, Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties, who grants wishes for children with life-threatening medical condition, presented 15-year-old Jonah with his Skate Park Wish on Saturday, January...

2014-01-23 08:26:53

Jon Hamm, Michelle Williams, Paul Rudd, Keri Russell, Bill Hader, Rosario Dawson, Salman Rushdie & Others Unite to Raise Funds NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization dedicated to the memory of actor/filmmaker Adrienne Shelly (Waitress), launched its 7(th) annual Celebrity Auction today with support from prominent celebrities across the entertainment, literary, sports, business and political arenas. The auction is open to bidders...

2014-01-22 23:25:20

This February, escape the cold northern winter and earn your Yoga Teacher Certification at The Lotus Pond's Peace River Retreat in Central Florida. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 To meet an increasing demand for a shorter yoga teacher training process, The Lotus Pond is pleased to announce the expansion of its teacher training programs to include a 30-day program to earn Yoga Alliance© approved 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification. This unique teacher training...

2014-01-22 23:00:27

Lawyer, Church Elder outlines seven principles Christians should follow on social media. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 What would Jesus post? Lawyer and Church Elder Brian Wassom answers this question in his new book that outlines seven principles that Christians should follow when posting content on social media sites. Wassom also describes in general how Christians should behave online. “I have seen countless examples of people making poor decisions in what they post...

2014-01-22 10:40:24

British Muslims with diabetes may avoid attending GP surgeries to discuss fasting during the holy month of Ramadan with potentially serious consequences for their future health, new research by the universities of Manchester and Keele shows British Muslims with diabetes may avoid attending GP surgeries to discuss fasting during the holy month of Ramadan – with potentially serious consequences for their future health, new research by the universities of Manchester and Keele shows. The...


Latest Religion Reference Libraries

Thunderbird on top of a Totem Pole
2014-01-20 07:48:49

Thunderbird is a Native American legend sometimes associated with storms. Several sightings of this creature correlate with storms in the corresponding area. Some researchers describe a Thunderbird as being lizard-like similar to the extinct Pteranodon. Fossils of large birds (teratorns) having a wingspan of 12 to 18 feet were around with early man, and the Thunderbird legend may have derived from them. In April 1890, two cowboys claimed to have killed a giant bird-like creature with a...

Venus’ Flower Basket, Euplectella aspergillum
2014-01-05 00:00:00

Venus’ Flower Basket (Euplectella aspergillum) is a species of hexactinellid sponge found in the deep ocean. It is found with a male and female shrimp living inside it, which spend their lives living in just one sponge basket. Because of this, Asian cultures use the dead, dried sponge as a wedding present to signify the symbiotic relationship of the sponge and shrimp. The shrimp that make their home inside the basket reproduce and their offspring escape and find their own sponge to call...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.