Posts Categorized: Prayer

PA House Will Open in Prayer Again, Thanks to Speaker Turzai

October 2, 2019 | 8 comments | Posted in Politics, Prayer | Tags: ,

When the PA House of Representatives reconvenes to open their legislative session later this month they will be able to continue their guest chaplain policy for opening prayer, thanks to a recent court ruling and due to the commitment of … Read more

Victory! PA House Prayer Policy Upheld, Court Cites Independence Law Center Arguments.

August 26, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Prayer | Tags:

Independence Law Center filed friend-of-the-court brief in support of policy.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled in favor of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives’ longstanding policy that requires any guest invited to give an opening prayer … Read more

Are “Thoughts and Prayers” meaningless?

November 8, 2017 | 4 comments | Posted in Prayer | Tags:

By: Kurt Weaver

John Micek, Editorial and Opinions Editor for PennLive and The Patriot-News, harshly states in his recent opinion article,

“Another mass shooting, another meaningless Halleujah (SIC) chorus of “Thoughts and Prayers.”…Your thoughts and prayers are years too late. … Read more