NEWS SIDEBAR: The History of Kneeling

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c. 2003 Religion News Service (UNDATED) For many believers, kneeling is nearly synonymous with prayer, a physical humbling of one’s body even as one submits his soul to the Almighty. It wasn’t always so. Jewish believers in ancient times prayed while standing, for the most part. The Gospels note, too, that Jesus expected believers to […]

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