Six weeks into the devastating oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and BP’s failed efforts to plug its gushing well, many Louisiana residents are searching for comfort through faith. 

They and others should check out Beliefnet’s suggested prayer, appropriately titled “God, Stop the Damn Oil Leak… We Obviously Can’t!”

Here’s a sample of other recent faith-related coverage of the Gulf Coast oil spill:

Check back for updates — I’ll add more posts today and tomorrow, as they pop up — and share your thoughts in the Comments section below.

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