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Milbrandt to address prayer breakfast

May 10, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Speaker for 20th annual event has global service experienceWORTHINGTON The community that prays together, stays together. Continue Reading

Rapid City Council to continue opening meetings with prayer

April 16, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The nonprofit Freedom from Religion Foundation has expressed concern about the practice.
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Rapid City Council to pursue policy on prayer

February 5, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) The Rapid City Council has voted to draft a policy regarding prayer after a nonprofit group asked the council to end its practice of beginning meetings with an invocation.
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Group challenges prayer before Rapid City council meetings

January 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) The Freedom From Religion Foundation has asked the Rapid City Council to stop having a local minister lead a prayer to start council meetings, a request that has not been well-received by city leaders.
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Local students gather weekly for McPrayer

March 14, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Rousting a teen from slumber early in the morning is not an easy feat. But a long-running program for local middle-schoolers and high-schoolers is inspiring youths to get up for a serving of food and faith.
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New Catholic church ad urges prayer for Montreal Canadians’ spot in NHL playoffs

February 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The ad shows the National Hockey League Eastern Conference standings with every team listed except the Canadiens. In eighth place, the final playoff spot, it simply says, “Let Us Pray.” Continue Reading

THOMAS: Obama’s Bible quote sounds like Karl Marx

February 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

For 60 years the National Prayer Breakfast has been a nonpolitical event where speakers put aside their earthly biases and focus on a Higher Authority. Last Thursday, President Obama departed from that tradition to claim the endorsement of Jesus for raising taxes. Continue Reading

Supreme Court rejects appeal over prayer at public meeting

January 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The justices today left in place a federal appeals court ruling that held that the predominantly Christian prayers at the start of Forsyth County commission meetings violated the First Amendment’s prohibition on government endorsement of a particular religion. Continue Reading

GIAGO: Christmas Eve prayer changes family’s future

December 22, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Light snow had been drifting down all morning, and it was shaping up into one of those cold, miserable days that make South Dakota the butt of so many jokes. Continue Reading

Catholic parishes to hold prayer event for Crystal workers today

December 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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