Our prayer makes a difference to terrorism

The purpose of terrorist activity is to create widespread terror. But we don't have to be victims of fear and anxiety. Read how communities have come together to move past the pain and be free from oppressive fear. And read how individuals are doing the same.

Responding to terrorism: how communities overcome fear

Responding to terrorism: how communities overcome fear

Many of our staff have seen this unfold firsthand as they have reported around the world. We asked them to share their stories about how cities have healed before.

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…fear not, nor be dismayed: for the Lord God, even my God, will be with thee;

This is the doctrine of Christian Science: that divine Love cannot be deprived of its manifestation, or object; that joy cannot be turned into sorrow, for sorrow is not the master of joy; that good can never produce evil...

Prayer for Manchester

Prayer for Manchester

Hear how one woman is praying in the aftermath of terrorism in her hometown.

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Can one prayer help end a war?​

Can one prayer help end a war?​

There is a powerful tool that will help the people in war-torn regions and hasten the end of war: effective prayer.

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Alertness on the frontline

Alertness on the frontline

Most of us don’t face the kind of enemies in our lives as soldiers sometimes do. Yet we, too, face a frontline, one that’s closer to home—a war being waged in our thinking. And we can win.

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