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January 4th, 2012
02:10 PM ET

Japanese pray hard for prosperous 2012

(CNN)–Half a million Japanese faithful pray for a better global economy in 2012. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

- CNN Belief Blog

Filed under: Belief • Japan

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  1. Keith

    One thing the Ja.ps can do to improve their economy is to stop cursing Israel. The day after they decided to recognize a Palestinian state they got smoked by the tsunami.
    Gen 12:3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.
    This would be a good start for any nation.
    Praying to the only real God would be another.

    January 4, 2012 at 7:35 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      Keith, would that be the same Genesis where God created light BEFORE he created the stars?? Are you related to Pat Robertson by any chance. There is something very familiar....

      January 4, 2012 at 7:41 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      P.S. Fuk Isreal.

      January 4, 2012 at 7:42 pm |
    • Keith

      CS,
      Rev 19:15 And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, that with it he should smite the nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron: and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God.

      Rev 19:16 And he hath on [his] vesture and on his thigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.
      Deal with it.

      January 4, 2012 at 7:47 pm |
    • Keith

      CS or should I say buzzard bait,
      Rev 19:17 ¶ And I saw an angel standing in the sun; and he cried with a loud voice, saying to all the fowls that fly in the midst of heaven, Come and gather yourselves together unto the supper of the great God;

      Rev 19:18 That ye may eat the flesh of kings, and the flesh of captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses, and of them that sit on them, and the flesh of all [men, both] free and bond, both small and great.

      Rev 19:19 And I saw the beast, and the kings of the earth, and their armies, gathered together to make war against him that sat on the horse, and against his army.

      Rev 19:20 And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet that wrought miracles before him, with which he deceived them that had received the mark of the beast, and them that worshipped his image. These both were cast alive into a lake of fire burning with brimstone.

      Rev 19:21 And the remnant were slain with the sword of him that sat upon the horse, which [sword] proceeded out of his mouth: and all the fowls were filled with their flesh.
      Your future doesn't sound all that promising.

      January 4, 2012 at 7:51 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      Keith, apparently you failed to read my post. It was not regarding REV

      I asked if that would that be the same Genesis where God created light BEFORE he created the stars?? I also asked, are you related to Pat Robertson by any chance?

      Thank you.

      January 4, 2012 at 8:17 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      P.S. Congrats on your copy and paste skills. Nicely done.

      January 4, 2012 at 8:18 pm |
    • The big fat referee

      So your god has tats now ? Alrighty then.

      January 4, 2012 at 8:40 pm |
    • US Taxpayer

      Israel; Sucking on the teat of the US Treasury since 1948.

      January 4, 2012 at 8:45 pm |
    • lol

      Love the cherry picking folk.. mm lets see..

      Anyone arrogant enough to reject the verdict of the judge or of the priest who represents the LORD your God must be put to death. Such evil must be purged from Israel. (Deuteronomy 17:12 NLT)

      if one curses his father or mother, his lamp will go out at the coming of darkness. (Proverbs 20:20 NAB)

      All who curse their father or mother must be put to death. They are guilty of a capital offense. (Leviticus 20:9 NLT)

      If a man commits adultery with another man's wife, both the man and the woman must be put to death. (Leviticus 20:10 NLT)

      Also, isn't genesis that book with the story of Lot? you know, the one where two girls get it going with their father in a dark dank cave just for the heck of it??

      January 4, 2012 at 8:47 pm |
    • The big fat referee

      Keith,
      So the Bible is a Real Estate contract ?

      January 4, 2012 at 9:06 pm |
  2. The Central Scrutinizer

    Can someone help me find the Hollywood Arson Suspect blog?

    January 4, 2012 at 7:32 pm |
  3. Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

    I am so pleased to announce that I have given birth to a 11 pound bouncing baby Demon. Thank you for your prayers!

    January 4, 2012 at 7:21 pm |
  4. The Central Scrutinizer

    I re-wrote this so no "good-buddies" from the 70's would breaker one nine on my CB.
    ~~~~~~~

    Silent Prayer

    Believe the Thief and brandish your weapon not
    He tells the truth and his eyes focus on the horizon
    He will say to you, the tornado is coming
    He will say to you, cross me not or die
    He will grab you and hold you and shed a tear with you
    But he will never help you
    The Thief takes and the Thief gives, but he does not tell you his plans
    He is deaf to your pleas
    He is deaf to all things living and dead

    January 4, 2012 at 7:19 pm |
  5. The Central Scrutinizer

    \ / ^ |
    Ja.panese Pray Hard

    January 4, 2012 at 7:13 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      \ / ^ )
      Ja.panese Pray Soft

      January 4, 2012 at 7:14 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      \ / ^ /
      Ja.panese Pray Semi

      January 4, 2012 at 7:16 pm |
  6. AtheistSteve

    Well that should work for the Ja.panese about as well as Rick Perry's prayerfest for rain did.

    January 4, 2012 at 7:04 pm |
    • captain america

      Rick Perry is not a canadian and what he does or does not do in his own country is none of your f'n business.There's your sign

      January 4, 2012 at 7:56 pm |
  7. The Central Scrutinizer

    Believe the Bandit and brandish your gun not
    He tells the truth and his eyes focus on the horizon
    He will say to you, the tornado is coming
    He will say to you, cross me not or die
    He will grab you and hold you and shed a tear with you
    But he will never help you
    The bandit takes and the bandit gives, but he does not tell you his plans
    He is deaf to your pleas
    He is deaf to all things living and dead

    January 4, 2012 at 5:38 pm |
    • Jerry Reed

      East bound and down, loaded up and truckin',
      we're gonna do what they say can't be done.
      We've got a long way to go and a short time to get there.
      I'm east bound, just watch ol' "Bandit" run.

      Keep your foot hard on the pedal. Son, never mind them brakes.
      Let it all hang out 'cause we got a run to make.
      The boys are thirsty in Atlanta and there's beer in Texarcana.
      And we'll bring it back no matter what it takes.

      East bound and down, loaded up and truckin',
      we're gonna do what they say can't be done.
      We've got a long way to go and a short time to get there.
      I'm east bound, just watch ol' "Bandit" run.

      East bound and down, loaded up and truckin',
      we're gonna do what they say can't be done.
      We've got a long way to go and a short time to get there.
      I'm east bound, just watch ol' "Bandit" run.
      Lyrics http://www.allthelyrics.com/lyrics/jerry_reed/

      Ol' Smokey's got them ears on and he's hot on your trail.
      He aint gonna rest 'til you're in jail.
      So you got to dodge 'im and you got to duck 'im,
      you got to keep that diesel truckin'.
      Just put that hammer down and give it hell.

      East bound and down, loaded up and truckin',
      we're gonna do what they say can't be done.
      We've got a long way to go and a short time to get there.
      I'm east bound, just watch ol' "Bandit" run.

      January 4, 2012 at 6:13 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      What we're dealing with here is a complete lack of respect for the law.

      January 4, 2012 at 6:42 pm |
  8. David Johnson

    Jesus speaking:

    "If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer." –Matthew 21:22 (NIV)

    "I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you." –Matthew 17:20 (NIV)

    "Ask and it will be given to you.... For everyone who asks receives." –Luke 11:9-10 (NIV)

    "Again, I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven." –Matthew 18:19 (NIV)

    James 5:15 – And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven.

    Let's be honest. Don't be afraid to use critical thinking. Jesus said the above, about prayer. Is it true? Can you post back to me and claim what Jesus said is true?

    Why has there never been a doc_umented case of an amputated limb being restored? Do you think an amputee never prayed or had faith?

    Double blind experiments, have all shown that prayer has no effect on illness.

    Because people have believed the promises of the bible, they have withheld medical care for their children. They prayed instead. Evidently, god was not moved by their faith. Their children died. Modern medicine could have saved them. OOoopsie!

    Why aren't Jesus' words true? Can you think of any possibilities? If Jesus' words aren't true about prayer, then how can we depend on anything else Jesus said? Maybe if we could "test" the afterlife claims, they would be no more real than the claims about prayer.

    A fundie once told me, that god always answers prayers in one of three ways:
    1) God says, "yes". You get what you asked for immediately.
    2) God says, "to wait". You will get what you asked for at some future date.
    3) God says, "no". You will not get what you asked for.

    Hmmm.... But I can get the same success from the carton of milk I have sitting on the breakfast table.

    1) If I pray to my magic carton, some things will come true immediately, just by chance and coincidence.
    2) Some things will come true at some future date, for the same reasons.
    3) If I don't get what I want, then my magic carton said, "no".

    I think there is a problem, when there is no difference between praying to a god and praying to a milk carton.

    Having a prayer answered, appears to require only 3 things:
    1. Belief
    2. Faith
    3. And to be totally sure, you need others who agree with what you are asking for, to pray with you.

    Hmm...

    Remember the Gulf oil spill?
    Remember how a ton of people prayed for god to stop the gushing?
    I was spellbound! I watched the real time video of the oil spill. I expected to see it stop. It did not. Human technology eventually capped the well.

    Remember when Rick issued a proclamation, that for 72 hours, the citizens of Texas would all pray for rain. I thought, surely god would hear their prayers and open the windows of Heaven!
    The "days of prayer" ended Sunday, April 24, 2011.
    As of Dec 7, 2011 ... Most of Central Texas and the Colorado River basin remain in the grips of an extreme drought.
    Studies have shown prayer does not work. Any miracles or answered prayers are the result of random chance, coincidence, selective observation or fraud. Believers tend to remember the perceived positive outcome of prayers and forget the failed. Because believers rely on faith, they are easily deceived by unscrupulous people.

    Christians MUST contest this. They must rent their clothes and Shout: "Do not put the lord your god to the test!" LOL!

    God, either does not care or does not exist. Personally, I'm checking the second box. LOL.

    Cheers!

    January 4, 2012 at 5:10 pm |
    • Reality

      You really want to steal my trademark here, don't you?

      January 5, 2012 at 3:14 am |
    • Reality

      Not from the original Reality.

      January 5, 2012 at 7:52 am |
  9. cowboysblowgoats

    Prayers are for people who are too lazy or too stupid to actually get up off their butts and do something.

    January 4, 2012 at 4:52 pm |
    • Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

      Prayer works
      God and Satan listen to hour prayers
      Pray and be one with God and Satan
      Pray for your prosperity
      Pray for my unborn devil baby
      Jesus loves you
      God loves you
      You can only fine truth through prayer
      Prayer is truth
      Deal with it.

      January 4, 2012 at 5:02 pm |
    • Reality

      Dealing with Jesus with a prayer:

      The Apostles' Creed 2011: (updated by yours truly based on the studies of NT historians and theologians of the past 200 years)

      Should I believe in a god whose existence cannot be proven
      and said god if he/she/it exists resides in an unproven,
      human-created, spirit state of bliss called heaven?????

      I believe there was a 1st century CE, Jewish, simple,
      preacher-man who was conceived by a Jewish carpenter
      named Joseph living in Nazareth and born of a young Jewish
      girl named Mary. (Some say he was a mamzer.)

      Jesus was summarily crucified for being a temple rabble-rouser by
      the Roman troops in Jerusalem serving under Pontius Pilate,

      He was buried in an unmarked grave and still lies
      a-mouldering in the ground somewhere outside of
      Jerusalem.

      Said Jesus' story was embellished and "mythicized" by
      many semi-fiction writers. A bodily resurrection and
      ascension stories were promulgated to compete with the
      Caesar myths. Said stories were so popular that they
      grew into a religion known today as Catholicism/Christianity
      and featuring dark-age, daily wine to blood and bread to body rituals
      called the eucharistic sacrifice of the non-atoning Jesus.

      Amen

      January 4, 2012 at 5:06 pm |
    • An inconvenient truth

      Anyone so challenged as to steal a name on an anonymous blog must be desperate for attention.

      January 4, 2012 at 7:59 pm |
  10. cowboysblowgoats

    The Ja-panese screwed. They pray to the wrong god. Tebow on the other hand, he is going to win the superbowl because his god is the right one.

    January 4, 2012 at 4:51 pm |
  11. The Central Scrutinizer

    Question:
    How does one "Pray Hard"? Is there a way to pray "soft" What IS the best way to pray? If I pray too hard, I might make God angry. If I don't pray hard enough, he may not hear my prayers.

    January 4, 2012 at 4:18 pm |
    • JohnQuest

      Very good question, If you stump your left foot 9 times and pat your head with you right hand 16 times and turn in a circle 12 times while you are Praying they will come true (if they don't God is just telling you to wait).

      January 4, 2012 at 4:27 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      I am a quadruple amputee. Now what do I do?

      January 4, 2012 at 4:57 pm |
    • cowboysblowgoats

      Pray for new limbs and start over.

      January 4, 2012 at 5:07 pm |
    • The Central Scrutinizer

      Cowboy if I could I would punch you right in the nose! Uh....Uh.......Uh..........*pant* *pant* Fuk

      January 4, 2012 at 5:15 pm |
  12. William Demuth

    Well I guess they saw how well their Anti Tsunami prayers worked, so I guess they figured what the hell!

    January 4, 2012 at 4:00 pm |
  13. Reality

    Prayers are useless, ideas are priceless!!!

    Some ideas for creating new jobs: (What are your ideas?)

    1. Insti-tute an “old-house/condo/apartment” replacement program akin to the successful “automobile gas-guzzler” removal program. Today, there are simply too many houses, condos and apartments in the USA. It is significantly stupid to continue building new ones on new lots. Tear down existing dwellings and rebuild on the same lot thereby keeping the number of housing units stable and providing many jobs in the demolition, building material suppliers and construction industries.

    2. Are big cities needed anymore? Most exist for the service industry and these days most services can be provided from the home via PCs. Time to consider big city downsizing with conversion of these outdated areas to parks and entertainment centers. Again, more jobs are created to accomplish this. (planners, architects, landscapers, IT specialists, construction workers and building material suppliers).

    3. Fresh water diversions/capture: It is insane to allow all of our fresh water to flow back into the oceans. Areas like Southwest and Western states have droughts almost every year. Time to build huge ca-nals from rivers like the Mississippi and Missouri to irrigate these parched lands. And it is time to dramatically increase the number of reservoirs in states like Texas, California, Arizona and New Mexico. Again more jobs created for planners, civil engineers, construction workers, building suppliers, farmers and ranchers.

    4. R&E jobs- 1. computer-driven cars, busses, trucks, planes and ships 2. Robotic police, fire and protective aids
    3. More efficient birth control methods 4. A pill to temporarily eliminate the s-ex drive. 4. A female “Viagra” 5. Continued search for cheap fusion energy.

    5. Space jobs- 1. Moon/Mars stations/mining run by robots. 2. Highly functional, well-equipped, super-fast interstellar probes

    January 4, 2012 at 3:45 pm |
    • William Demuth

      A simpler solution

      Make less people.

      January 4, 2012 at 4:09 pm |
    • Reality

      William D,

      Are you volunteering?

      January 4, 2012 at 5:04 pm |
    • Keith

      William Demuth, Good idea. How about starting with you?

      January 4, 2012 at 7:58 pm |
    • Snow

      @Keith.. ah, is that the love you have learnt from the oh so great book? Your god must be proud of how well you use what you claim have been taught by him..

      now go to corner and say 100 hail marys and 200 our fathers..

      January 4, 2012 at 8:49 pm |
  14. Reality

    Free Will and Future are inherent to all the thinking beings in the Universe. This being the case, it is not possible to alter life or the economy with prayers. Statistically, your request might come true but it is simply the result of the variability/randomness of Nature..

    So put down your rosaries and prayer beads and stop worshiping/revering cows or bowing to Mecca five times a day or showering coins on Shinto gods. Instead work hard at your job, take care of aging parents, volunteer at a soup kitchen, donate to charities and the poor and continue to follow the proper rules of your religion or any good rules of living as gracious and good human beings.

    January 4, 2012 at 3:39 pm |
  15. Phyllis Gibson

    Thank God for Fox News. It's the only place we can hear the good honest truth about everything! There is a speciial place in hee for all of you liberals.

    January 4, 2012 at 3:37 pm |
    • HawaiiGuest

      Ah thank you Phyllis your post made my day...haven't had that good of a laugh at someone elses stupidity in a long time.

      January 4, 2012 at 3:41 pm |
  16. WelcomedOpinion

    On no Mr. Bill. My comment didn't post. Way to go CNN.

    January 4, 2012 at 3:22 pm |
    • Reality

      The moderators of this blog have set up a secret forbidden word filter which unfortunately not only will delete or put your comment in the dreaded "waiting for moderation" category but also will do the same to words having fragments of these words. For example, "t-it" is in the set but the filter will also pick up words like Hitt-ite, t-itle, beati-tude, practi-tioner and const-tution. Then there are words like "an-al" thereby flagging words like an-alysis and "c-um" flagging acc-umulate or doc-ument. And there is also "r-a-pe", “a-pe” and “gra-pe”, "s-ex", and "hom-ose-xual". You would think that the moderators would have corrected this by now considering the number of times this has been commented on but they have not. To be safe, I typically add hyphens in any word that said filter might judge "of-fensive".

      • Make sure the web address does not have any forbidden word or fragment.

      Sum Dude routinely updates the list of forbidden words/fragments.

      Two of the most filtered words are those containing the fragments "t-it" and "c-um". To quickly check your comments for these fragments, click on "Edit" on the Tool Bar and then "Find" on the menu. Add a fragment (without hyphens) one at a time in the "Find" slot and the offending fragment will be highlighted in your comments before you hit the Post button. Hyphenate the fragment(s) and then hit Post. And remember more than one full web address will also gain a "Waiting for Moderation".
      Zeb’s alphabetical listing

      o “bad letter combinations / words to avoid if you want to get past the CNN "awaiting moderation" filter:
      Many, if not most, are buried within other words, so use your imagination.
      You can use dashes, spaces, or other characters to modify the "offending" letter combinations.
      --–
      ar-se.....as in Car-se, etc.
      ba-stard
      co-ck.....as in co-ckatiel, co-ckatrice, co-ckleshell, co-ckles, lubco-ck, etc.
      co-on.....as in rac-oon, coc-oon, etc.
      cu-m......as in doc-ument, accu-mulate, circu-mnavigate, circu-mstances, cu-mbersome, cuc-umber, etc.
      cu-nt.....as in Scu-ntthorpe, a city in the UK famous for having problems with filters...!
      do-uche
      ef-fing...as in ef-fing filter
      ft-w......as in soft-ware, delft-ware, swift-water, etc.
      fu-ck......!
      ho-mo.....as in ho-mo sapiens or ho-mose-xual, ho-mogenous, etc.
      ho-rny....as in tho-rny, etc.
      jacka-ss...yet "ass" is allowed by itself.....
      ja-p......as in j-apanese, ja-pan, j-ape, etc.
      ji-sm
      koo-ch....as in koo-chie koo..!
      nip-ple
      pi-s......as in pi-stol, lapi-s, pi-ssed, therapi-st, etc.
      pr-ick....as in pri-ckling, pri-ckles, etc.
      ra-pe.....as in scra-pe, tra-peze, gr-ape, thera-peutic, sara-pe, etc.
      se-x......as in Ess-ex, s-exual, etc.
      sh-@t.....but shat is okay – don't use the @ symbol there.
      sh-it
      sl-ut
      sn-atch
      sp-ic.....as in disp-icable, hosp-ice, consp-icuous, susp-icious, sp-icule, sp-ice, etc.
      ti-t......as in const-itution, att-itude, ent-ities, alt-itude, beat-itude, etc.
      tw-at.....as in wristw-atch, nightw-atchman, etc.
      va-g......as in extrava-gant, va-gina, va-grant, va-gue, sava-ge, etc.
      who-re....as in who're you kidding / don't forget to put in that apostrophe!
      wt-f....also!!!!!!!

      There are more, some of them considered "racist", so do not assume that this list is complete.
      -–
      Allowed words / not blocked at all:
      anal
      anus
      ass
      boob
      crap
      damn
      execute
      hell
      kill
      masturbation
      murder
      penis
      pubic
      raping (ra-pe is not ok)
      shat (sh-@t is not ok)
      sphincter
      testes
      testicles

      The CNN / WordPress filter also filters your EMAIL address and NAME as well – so you might want to check those.

      January 4, 2012 at 3:33 pm |
  17. Sampson

    They'd be better off cleaning house. All those greedy businessmen have destroyed their economy and driven one of the richest countries into bankruptcy. Corruption is a big factor in Ja-pan.

    (notice the dash? The bad word filter thinks j-a-p is a racist term and it is banned. Use the dash if you want to reference the Ja-panese or Ja-pan)

    January 4, 2012 at 2:35 pm |
    • Sampson

      correction, I meant to say they *almost* drove Ja-pan into bankruptcy.
      And the text doesn't mention that most of them were probably praying to their ancestors, not Jesus, but without watching the video I'm just guessing about that.

      January 4, 2012 at 2:52 pm |
    • Amenhotepstein

      Prayer, it's the least you can do... literally!

      January 4, 2012 at 3:13 pm |
    • HawaiiGuest

      @Sampson

      You're right it is a lot more likely that they were praying to ancestors for guidance.

      January 4, 2012 at 3:54 pm |
  18. Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

    Prayer works
    Deal with it
    Jesus love you
    Satan is my lover
    God love you
    Pray

    January 4, 2012 at 2:27 pm |
    • Hypatia

      Religion is the methamphetamine of the masses.

      January 4, 2012 at 2:29 pm |
    • Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

      Prayer works
      Do not take drugs
      Love the prince of darkness
      Jesus loves you
      Pray for succes
      Prayer works
      Deal with the truth

      January 4, 2012 at 2:34 pm |
    • Really?

      Prayer works – That’s why billions of prayers go unanswered. Meditation works, not prayer.
      Do not take drugs – Really so when you get in a car accident and you need drugs to heal don’t take them moron.
      Love the prince of darkness – Really there’s a prince of darkness, prove it.
      Jesus loves you – you can’t prove that, he died 2000 years ago. Santa Claus loves you though.
      Pray for success – That’s funny according to the bible rich men don’t go to heaven.
      Prayer works – Again That’s why billions of prayers go unanswered. Meditation works, not prayer
      Deal with the truth – Yes do your god doesn’t exist, there is no heaven or hell.

      January 4, 2012 at 2:45 pm |
    • Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

      Prayer works
      You must pray to find God and Satan
      They will enter you and love you
      Pray
      It works
      Deal with the truth

      January 4, 2012 at 2:59 pm |
    • hmm...

      sounds too much like date r.ape.

      January 4, 2012 at 3:10 pm |
    • MartinT

      Why do weirdos like you keep coming out of the woodwork with thes ridiculous claims that can not be verified? Prayer does not now, nor has it ever, nor will it ever work! I dare you to present ONE single instance where prayer has done anything at all, besides dull the masses.

      January 4, 2012 at 3:42 pm |
    • Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

      Prayer works
      You must have faith
      Prayer welcomes Satan on God into you
      Pray and take them inside you
      Pray
      It is real
      Deal with it

      January 4, 2012 at 4:14 pm |
    • An inconvenient truth

      anyone so mentally uninventive that they have to steal a name on an anonymous blog must be one desperately lonely individual.

      January 4, 2012 at 8:04 pm |
  19. JohnQuest

    Since Praying doesn't help, it makes no difference.

    January 4, 2012 at 2:22 pm |
    • Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

      Prayer works
      Do not take drugs
      Love the prince of darkness
      Jesus loves you
      Pray for succes
      Prayer works
      Deal with the truth
      Believe in prayer
      I will give birth to the anti-christ
      God loves you
      Pray and believe

      January 4, 2012 at 2:35 pm |
  20. Rainer Braendlein

    Never in history the wealth was greater than today.

    When, at last, will the people start to pray for the health of their souls, instead for damned economy.

    January 4, 2012 at 2:18 pm |
    • Atheism is not healthy for children and other living things

      They must pray
      Prayer works
      Believe in the dark lord
      Jesus loves you
      Pray and believe
      Prayer works
      Deal with the truth of prayer

      January 4, 2012 at 2:36 pm |
    • Nonimus

      When it puts food on the table. (as opposed to wasting time)

      January 4, 2012 at 5:24 pm |
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