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New Bedford Leaders Encourage Ringing in 2017 with Prayer
NEW BEDFORD - As the Southcoast gets ready to ring in the new year with celebrations, community leaders in New Bedford are asking residents to come together and pray as 2017 arrives.
Reverend David Lima, Executive Minister of the Inter-Church Council of Greater New Bedford, says an interfaith worship…
Open Letter to the Muslim Woman Who Prayed at Gillette
Dear "Samantha from Boston, Massachusetts"
I read the Facebook post you published on Muslims Everyday:
"My husband and i attended a football game, it was Duhur time and we needed to pray. Finding a place to pray at a football stadium is tough, but we managed to find an empty…
See You at the Pole Day [PHOTO]
Each year on September 23rd, students gather around the flag pole in front of their school before class. Why? To pray. This event started in 1990 at a school in Texas and has gone nationwide. It lasts less than an hour, and a student can openly pray with his or her peers...
Church Starts Drive-Thru Prayer Window
A church in Scituate has come up- with a way to provide prayer for people on the go.
Pastor Dan Eddy of the Christ Lutheran Church tested a drive-through prayer service this past Saturday. According to the "Boston Globe," a group of 15 parishioners volunteered to pray with the drive…
Local Communities Recognize National Day of Prayer
Thursday marks the National Day of Prayer, which will be observed by cities and towns across America.
This year's theme is Pray for America.
Local advocates are encouraging folks to pray at home or out in public. Prayer advocate Steve Bouley says if you can't attend an organized gathering, i…