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  1. God Is God Because He Remembers

    Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future. After all, God is God because he remembers. As a teenager, Elie Wiesel was imprisoned in Nazi concentration camps for 11 months. He wrote more than 50 books, and won the 1986 Nobel Peace Prize for his work to advance human rights and peace around the world. Wiesel died in 2016.

  2. This I Believe : NPR

    This I Believe Beginning in 1951, radio pioneer Edward R. Murrow asked Americans from all walks of life to write essays about their most fundamental and closely held beliefs. Half a century later ...

  3. Elie Wiesel's 'This I Believe': A God who remembers

    Elie Wiesel's 'This I Believe': A God who remembers. Elie Wiesel, in his office in New York. I remember, May 1944: I was 15-and-a-half, and I was thrown into a haunted universe where the story of ...

  4. A God Who Remembers by Elie Wiesel

    This is a short essay written and read by the author and Holocaust survivor, Elie Wiesel. "A God Who Remembers" was written for the NPR program "This I Belie...

  5. 'This I Believe' Essay Showcase

    This I Believe is a popular essay genre that allows the writer to share a personal belief and, through a narrative, explain that belief's origin or a time that belief was put into action. The essay genre started in the 1950s on a radio show with Edward R. Murrow and was continued by NPR in 2004. Many have enjoyed writing and reading these ...

  6. This I Believe

    This I Believe was originally a five-minute program, originally hosted by journalist Edward R. Murrow from 1951 to 1955 on CBS Radio Network.The show encouraged both famous and everyday people to write short essays about their own personal motivation in life and then read them on the air. This I Believe became a cultural phenomenon that stressed individual belief rather than religious dogma.

  7. This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable men and women

    Based on the NPR series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essays penned by the famous and the unknown--completing the thought that the book's title begins. Each piece compels readers to rethink not only how they have arrived at their own personal beliefs but also the extent to which they share them with others

  8. This I believe by Jay Allison

    This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women. October 3, 2006, Henry Holt and Co. Hardcover in English. 0805080872 9780805080872. zzzz. Not in Library. Libraries near you: WorldCat.

  9. This I Believe

    An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and womenBased on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists—from the famous to the unknown—completing the thought that begins the book's title. Each piece compels readers to rethink not only how they have arrived at their own personal beliefs but also the ...

  10. An Athlete of God: A 'This I Believe' Essay

    The legendary dancer and choreographer on the importance of practice and the grace that comes from faith. This essay comes from the NPR series This I Believe, which features brief personal reflections from both famous and unknown Americans.The pieces that make up the series compel listeners to rethink not only what and how they have arrived at their beliefs, but also the extent to which they ...

  11. This I Believe

    An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and women Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists--from the famous to the unknown--completing the thought that begins the book's title. Each piece compels readers to rethink not only how they have arrived at their own personal beliefs but also the ...

  12. Believe in God

    Explore. Featured Essays Essays on the Radio; Special Features; 1950s Essays Essays From the 1950s Series; Browse by Theme Browse Essays By Theme Use this feature to browse through the tens of thousands of essays that have been submitted to This I Believe. Select a theme to see a listing of essays that address the selected theme. The number to the right of each theme indicates how many essays ...

  13. A God Who Remembers : NPR

    A God Who Remembers During the Holocaust, Elie Wiesel's family members were killed in Nazi camps, and he was held at Buchenwald. The Nobel laureate came to believe it was his job to share his ...

  14. Home

    This I Believe is an international organization engaging people in writing and sharing essays describing the core values that guide their daily lives. Over 125,000 of these essays, written by people from all walks of life, have been archived here on our website, heard on public radio, chronicled through our books, and featured in weekly ...

  15. The God Who Embraced Me : NPR

    I believe in God. Not that cosmic, intangible spirit-in-the-sky that Mama told me as a little boy "always was and always will be." But the God who embraced me when Daddy disappeared from our lives ...

  16. An Athlete of God: A "This I Believe" Essay

    In this essay originally aired in the 1950s, legendary modern dance and ballet choreographer Martha Graham describes for NPR's This I Believe series what it means to be a dancer, "An Athlete of God".. This I Believe is a National Public Radio program that features Americans, from the famous to the unknown, completing the thought that begins with the series title.

  17. This I Believe: Created in God's Image

    St. Francis De Sales said, "Be who you are and be that well.". To embrace all that we are - and to embrace each other with that love - is to embrace that image and likeness; it is to embrace God. 36 years of life and my short time as a Jesuit have confirmed that truth. And so I pray as a Church we discover tender compassion for each ...

  18. This I Believe: This i Beleive Essay God

    I believe God is always there to guide and protect you through trouble and hard times in your life. I believe that everyone should believe in God, because he will always be there for you. I am a example, because he helped me. ... I really liked reading your essay. I am very into my beliefs of God as well. Im sorry about your grandpa, I know how ...

  19. Our God is an Awesome God

    Explore. Featured Essays Essays on the Radio; Special Features; 1950s Essays Essays From the 1950s Series; Browse by Theme Browse Essays By Theme Use this feature to browse through the tens of thousands of essays that have been submitted to This I Believe. Select a theme to see a listing of essays that address the selected theme. The number to the right of each theme indicates how many essays ...

  20. The God Who Embraced Me: A 'This I Believe' Essay

    This essay comes from the NPR series This I Believe, which features brief personal reflections from both famous and unknown Americans.The pieces that make up the series compel listeners to rethink not only what and how they have arrived at their beliefs, but also the extent to which they share them with others.

  21. Why on God's Green Earth Would Biden Tweet This Now?

    I Can't Believe It's Her. Around 6:30 p.m., Semafor reported that one of Biden's counselors, the Hollywood producer Jeffrey Katzenberg, had told him in person earlier in the day that donors ...

  22. Donald Trump Is Unfit for a Second Term

    As Mr. Comey, a longtime Republican, wrote in a 2019 guest essay for Times Opinion, "Accomplished people lacking inner strength can't resist the compromises necessary to survive Mr. Trump and ...

  23. An Athlete of God : NPR

    An Athlete of God From 1953, legendary choreographer Martha Graham believes that living -- like dancing ... This essay aired circa 1953. I believe that we learn by practice. Whether it means to ...

  24. Opinion

    Readers discuss growing pressure for him to step aside and an essay by Bernie Sanders supporting him. Also: God and Trump; a raised fist; the First Amendment.

  25. Biden's COVID-19 sidelining comes at critical time for 2024 bid

    A significantly smaller number, 57%, believe Trump should not be the Republican nominee, but 73% of Republicans surveyed want to see him atop the ticket. Tags 2024 Elections

  26. The History of This I Believe

    Explore. Featured Essays Essays on the Radio; Special Features; 1950s Essays Essays From the 1950s Series; Browse by Theme Browse Essays By Theme Use this feature to browse through the tens of thousands of essays that have been submitted to This I Believe. Select a theme to see a listing of essays that address the selected theme. The number to the right of each theme indicates how many essays ...

  27. ChatGPT: Disruptive or Constructive?

    ChatGPT is a popular emerging technology using Artificial Intelligence. GPT stands for Generative Pre-trained Transformer, which describes an AI program that looks for patterns in language and data learning to predict the next word in a sentence or the next paragraph in an essay. The website has a friendly interface that allows users to interact with AI in a n efficient conversational tone.

  28. There Is No God : NPR

    Believing there is no God gives me more room for belief in family, people, love, truth, beauty, sex, Jell-O and all the other things I can prove and that make this life the best life I will ever have.

  29. These families escaped the Gaza war but they're struggling with

    "Many people will see and believe that I am now comfortable after I arrive in Australia," the father of three told 7.30. "Yes, I feel safe, but I don't feel comfortable at all because my friends ...