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Novelist Describes How We Forget Truth
In the novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude, by Garcia Marquez, the author describes in his magical but realistic way a village suffering from an insomnia ...
Prayer Is Like Demolition Mining
The 20th century Norwegian pastor [Ole] Hallesby likens prayer to mining as he knew it in Norway. Demolition to create mine shafts took two basic kinds ...
Almost All People from Every Culture Prays
Prayer is one of the most common phenomena of human life. Even deliberately nonreligious people pray at times. Studies have shown that in secularized ...
Autopilots Produce 'Skill Fade' for Pilots
Since their invention a century ago, autopilots have helped to make air travel safer and more efficient. That trend continued with the introduction of ...
Church in Slum Models True Faith
One Sunday I was visiting one of Africa's largest slums, the massive Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya. The conditions were simply inhumane. People lived ...
Thomas Merton on the Uselessness of Planning Our Own Answers to Prayer
What is the use of praying if at the very moment of prayer, we have so little confidence in God that we are busy planning our own kind of answer to our ...
Prayer: Where Two Struggles Meet
If prayer stands as the place where God and human beings meet, then I must learn about prayer. Most of my struggles in the Christian life circle around ...
Statistics on Worship Services and Prayers
Americans who in 1983 said they attend religious services weekly: 32 percent
Americans who said this in 2006: 26 percent
Americans who in 1983 said they ...
Petitions That Honor Our King
Travel back 200 years in Christian history to John Newton, the slave-trader-turned-pastor and hymn writer. He would receive almost unbelievable answers ...
Woman in Coma Hears the Prayers for Her Recovery
In the winter of 2007, a close friend of mine was felled by not one but two brain aneurysms. For weeks she lingered on life support, growing weaker each ...