TITLE

Prayer Circle

AUTHOR(S)
Cottle, Michelle
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;9/9/2002 - 9/16/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 11/12, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the survey result pertaining to the impact of September 11 terrorists attack on the religious life of the Americans. Number of mourners came together for the ecumenical prayer service at Yankee Stadium; Indifference between pre and post attack levels of church attendance, Bible reading and prayer; Confrontation with the uncertainty and fragility of life and post spiritual leaders; Increase in the number of mass attendees.
ACCESSION #
7259168

 

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