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06:30 ET Peace Rally Celebrates Veterans Through Music, Inspiration & Prayer

On November 12 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, more than 15,000 people came together under the banner of peace. This diverse and...


Nov 19, 2018, 10:12 ET AJC Encourages All Americans to #ComeToTheTable for Thanksgiving

In advance of the Thanksgiving holiday, AJC has reissued its popular America's Table, a 12-page reader for use when families and friends gather for...


Nov 19, 2018, 09:00 ET Miraculo, Inc. Announces New Vertical GodsGreenery.com

Miraculo, Inc., a new integrated media company in the cannabis space, today announced the launch of GodsGreenery.com, the first platform of its kind...


Nov 19, 2018, 08:00 ET Pure Flix, The Largest Faith & Family Streaming Site, Announces Three New Original Series To PureFlix.com

Pureflix.com, a subsidiary of Pure Flix Entertainment has announced the production of three new original series to release in 2019 that include Mood...


Nov 15, 2018, 16:59 ET CAIR, MPower Change and Jetpac Release Report on Muslim Political Mobilization in the Trump Era

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Jetpac and MPower Change today released a report, "The Rise of American Muslim Changemakers,"...


Nov 15, 2018, 15:22 ET Major Relic of Priest Renowned for Holiness to Visit St. Mary's Church, K of C Museum

A major relic of the saint who is held up as the ideal of what a Catholic priest should be will visit New Haven's St. Mary's Church this weekend...


Nov 15, 2018, 13:10 ET CommonSpirit Health™ Chosen as Name for New System Being Created by the Alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives® and Dignity Health®

Two leading U.S. health systems – Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health – who announced a Definitive Agreement to combine their health ...


Nov 15, 2018, 09:33 ET To Safeguard Its Religious Materials, Scientology Must Conquer Time Itself

Scientology Network's INSIDE SCIENTOLOGY, the exclusive series that provides unprecedented access to the facilities and behind-the-scenes operations...


Nov 15, 2018, 09:00 ET Delivering Christmas invitations and cheer by the truckload

What makes for the perfect Christmas gift this season? According to statistics, it's sharing experiences with family and friends. To fulfill that...


Nov 14, 2018, 13:25 ET AJC Urges Intensified National Effort to Combat Hate Crimes

AJC is calling for a concerted government effort to combat hate crimes. The call to action comes after the FBI issued its latest annual report, which ...


Nov 13, 2018, 19:29 ET Join First Presbyterian Church of Fort Lauderdale for Advent and Christmas 2018 - Where Faith Comes Alive!

Advent is an intentional time of anticipation for family, friends and the community as we prepare to receive the gift of God in the birth of Jesus....


Nov 12, 2018, 14:31 ET Pope Francis Supports Clean Water in Uganda to the 'Poorest of the Poor' Through Wells of Life

Thousands line up in St. Peter's Square to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis, spiritual leader to more than 1.3 billion people. In a miraculous moment...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:02 ET Study Shows Academic Success is Tied to Character Education

Essentials in Education (EIE), a non-profit educational organization that has been the U.S. leader in teaching the Bible academically in public...


Nov 12, 2018, 04:30 ET Mayor De Blasio Attending Peace Starts With Me Rally

What: Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) USA and the American Clergy Leadership Conference (ACLC) will be co-hosting an event...


Nov 09, 2018, 16:20 ET Knights of Columbus Present Home to Priest who Lost Rectory in Hurricane Michael

A new home for a pastor displaced by Hurricane Michael was part of $526,000 in giving that Knights of Columbus Supreme Knight Carl Anderson...


Nov 09, 2018, 07:55 ET Yisrayl Hawkins Says the Bible Described the Modern Computer Thousands of Years Ago in New Post

Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has written a new post this week that reveals where the Bible...


Nov 08, 2018, 15:28 ET Expectation Church Opens Doors to Veterans for 100th Anniversary of Veterans Day Sunday, November 11th

WHAT: Expectation Church in Fairfax, Virginia will observe the 100th anniversary of Veterans Day with two special services. Senior Pastor David R....


Nov 08, 2018, 10:46 ET Hebrew Academy Miami's Newly Established Breakfast Club Provides Healthy Meals to Children in Need

Hebrew Academy (RASG) is excited to announce The Breakfast Club, an opportunity for all students to have a healthy breakfast and be better prepared...


Nov 07, 2018, 13:34 ET St. John Paul Shrine to Host Main Catholic Event to Mark 100th Anniversary of End of WWI

A Mass at the Saint John Paul II National Shrine on Sunday, Nov. 11, will be the principal Catholic observance in Washington of the 100th anniversary ...


Nov 07, 2018, 08:38 ET Former Ms. Black World and NFL Cheerleader Yolanda Sampson Releases New Children's DVD Titled "GO Y.O. Forgive!" That Spreads Message of Forgiveness Through Family-Friendly Skits Using Children, Adults and Puppets

Today, Yolanda Sampson, a former Ms. Black World Pageant Queen and NFL Washington Redskins Cheerleader, released her first children's DVD titled "GO...


Nov 05, 2018, 20:12 ET LAST CHANCE TO VOTE INFORMED: Calling the Jewish Community

Back in September, the American Jewish Congress launched its groundbreaking 2018 Jewish Voters Guide to present the stances of congressional...


Nov 05, 2018, 16:51 ET AJC, Ecuador Jewish Community Sign Association Accord

AJC has signed an association agreement with the Jewish Community of Ecuador. "We are inspired by the many accomplishments of this small community...


Nov 05, 2018, 12:57 ET "NBA Wives" Former Member Pens Inspirational Book

A former NBA wife, who once sported high heels and money as the source of her power and self-esteem, offers readers a beautiful garment of praise to...


Nov 05, 2018, 08:51 ET Inside Scientology's 21st-Century Cathedral

Scientology Network's INSIDE SCIENTOLOGY, the exclusive series that provides unprecedented access to the facilities and behind-the-scenes operations...


Nov 02, 2018, 08:05 ET Free Christian Community App 2or3 Reaches 100K Users

Today, Christian community app 2or3™ reached the 100,000 registered users and 2,000 registered pastors milestones, marking the beginning of a new era ...