Posts Tagged ‘ National Day of Prayer ’

Chairman’s Report for May 20, 2016

May 20th, 2016 | By

In this issue: National Day of Prayer events in Washington, DC / World Magazine editor on persecuted Christians in Iraq / Diapers for Refugees sets new delivery date for Christians in Iraq. Read more about Religious Freedom Coalition Chairman William J. Murray

Religious Freedom Upheld In Two Recent Court Cases

Dec 2nd, 2014 | By

In Forsyth County, NC, the courts have reaffirmed the God-given rights of residents to pray in Jesus’ name at public meetings due to the lifting of a federal court order on Thursday. In contradiction to our rich history of prayer and faith, the American Civil Liberties Union and Americans United for Separation of Church and State filed a lawsuit in 2007 in that challenged the county’s freedom to allow opening invocations by volunteers who wish to pray according to the dictates of their own consciences. This sets a precedent that could be good news for proponents of prayer in similar cases across the country.

Chairman’s Report May 16, 2014

May 28th, 2014 | By

In this issue:  RFC chairman prays on steps of Supreme Court – / National Day of Prayer events in Washington, DC / Supreme Court rules prayer before public events no unconstitutional / U.S. aid supporting Islamic terrorists / Leftist Hollywood discovers sharia

RFC Chairman Participates In Today’s National Day Of Prayer

May 1st, 2014 | By

May 1st is the National Day of Prayer. Since 1988, by law the first Thursday in May has been set aside for national prayer, reflection and repentance. Presidents Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush officially participated and held events for the National Day of Prayer. Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama did not. 

Prayer Caucus Reminds Us Of Importance Of Prayer In America’s History

Apr 21st, 2014 | By

Members of the Congressional Prayer Caucus are continuing their efforts to promote unity across party lines; specifically in regard to the importance of protecting prayer and your religious liberty at the national level.

Americans Unite With One Voice In Prayer On The National Day Of Prayer

Apr 10th, 2014 | By
The First Thanksgiving

As our nation struggles with continued economic insecurity, vast healthcare change, and continual challenges to basic constitutional rights, citizens of the United States are preparing to exercise one of their most precious freedoms — the right to gather, worship, and pray to God. Following in the footsteps of our nation’s founders, who fought for religious freedom, millions will assemble at thousands of local National Day of Prayer events across America, where they will take time out of their daily schedules to intercede on behalf of their communities, their nation, and their leaders.

Chairman’s Report for May 23rd, 2013

May 23rd, 2013 | By
Praying for the Court, at the Court on the National Day of Prayer, 2013

In this issue: Praying at the Supreme Court on the National Day of Prayer / Rear Admiral says he will not bow to political correctness when it comes to his faith / Newspaper ads exposing Saudi evil expand / Saudi diplomat holds domestic slaves in Virginia / No good news on Syrian Bishops held by US supported “rebels”

Daybreak Prayer at the Supreme Court

May 6th, 2013 | By
Praying for the Court, at the Court on the National Day of Prayer, 2013

At Daybreak on the National Day of Prayer, May 2nd, 2013, several Christian leaders met on the steps of the Supreme Court to offer prayers for the Court and the nation. The liturgy for the morning was prepared by Rev. Rob Schenck the founder and president of Faith and Action in the Nation’s Capital.

Report From Washington – May 5, 2012

May 5th, 2012 | By

In this issue, a special report: William J. Murray reports this week from New York City. This update centers on National Day of Prayer activities on Capitol Hill and Murray’s appearance on the Mike Huckabee TV Show