Carrie Underwood sings “How Great Thou Art” with Vince Gill on ABC’s ‘Girls’ Night Out’ Special 2011.
BEIJING, CHINA – SEPTEMBER 02: The Chinese President Xi Jinping (Right) shaking hands with the Kyrgyzstan’s President Almazbek Atambayev (L) during the signing ceremony at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 in Beijing, China. The Photo was taken by professional photographer Lintao Zhang-Pool from Getty Images.
JAKARTA, INDONESIA – SEPTEMBER 2: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde holds a press conference upon the conclusion of her visit to Indonesia at the Grand Hyatt Hotel on Wednesday September 2, 2015 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Lagarde is on a multi-day visit to Indonesia where she will meet with officials and speak at the University of Indonesia. (Photo by Stephen Jaffe/IMF via Getty Images)
BEIJING, CHINA – SEPTEMBER 2: Russian President Vladimir Putin was photographed by Sasha Mordovets from Getty Images while he was sitting in a car with his guards outside at the Beijing International Capital Airport on September 2 ,2015 in Beijng, China.
President Putin is visiting China to participate in the 70th anniversary celebration of the 1945 victory over Japan to end World War II.
SIMFEROPOL (Симферополь), CRIMEAN – SEP 1: Vladimir Putin, Russia’s President, was painted as graffiti on a wall in the disputed Cremean city of Simferopol where tensions are still ongoing over control between Russia and the Ukraine. (Photo by YURI LASHOV from AFP & Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY, VATICAN – JULY 03: Pope Francis arrives in St Peter’s Square greeted by thousands of people for the 38th annual Convocation on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia from Getty Images)
Pope Francis arrives in St Peter’s Square greeted by thousands of people for the 38th annual Convocation on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia from Getty Images)
Pope Francis arrives in St Peter’s Square with a sea of people on July 3, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia from Getty Images)
VATICAN CITY – APRIL 30: Pope Francis (in white robe) waves at the Vita Cristiana community in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican on Thursday April 30, 2015 in Vatican City.
Pope Francis has a Twitter page and tweets advice on how to live our lives as Christians.
The tweets are not so dissimilar to the book of Proverbs in the Old Testament. Pope Francis currently has 5.9 million followers and counting.
The Pope tweeted something hopeful today:
Amid so many problems, even grave, may we not lose our hope in the infinite mercy of God.
— Pope Francis (@Pontifex) April 30, 2015
(Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP from Getty Images)
LALITPUR, NEPAL – APRIL 28: Rescue workers and volunteers in the photo above are clearing the debris from a collapsed temple near Patan Durbar Square on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 in Lalitpur, Nepal.
Today, the death toll has reached 4,400 due to Saturday’s 7.8 earthquake and getting aid and food to over a million people in need has proved to be difficult.
Aftershocks continue in the region, hampering rescue missions. Saturday’s aftershocks triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest that buried climbers at base camp killing almost twenty including Google executive Dan Fredinburg.
The earthquake destroyed temples, buildings and houses leaving countless homeless, some seeking refuge in Tundikhel Park in Kathmandu, an evacuation center set up by authorities with food and shelter.
Photo by Omar Havana from Getty Images.
SCHOENEFELD, GERMANY – APRIL 27: The German Red Cross are at Schoenefeld Airport preparing emergency relief aid to be airlifted to earthquake-hit Nepal.
The humanitarian aid will be delivered to the German Embassy Kathmandu on Gyaneshwar Marga 690 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
See more photos of Germany Red Cross warehouse by Sean Gallup from Getty Images.
KATHMANDU, NEPAL – APRIL 27: Thousands of victims left homeless due to Saturday’s earthquake are taking refuge in Tundikhel park for food and shelter that was set up by local government officials in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Search and rescue workers along with volunteers continue their efforts to search for survivors as the death toll exceeds 4000.
More photos (warning graphic content) by Omar Havana from Getty Images.
KATHMANDU, NEPAL – APRIL 27: Residents wait in line for food in a evacuation zone in Tundikhel park set up by government authorities on Monday, April 27, 2015 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
The 7.8 earthquake hit Kathmandu just before noon on Saturday (2:15 a.m. ET) followed by multiple aftershocks that triggered avalanches on Mount Everest that buried mountain climbers in their base camps.
Emergency rescue workers and residents continue efforts to find survivors. Photos (warning graphic content) are from Omar Havana and other professional photojournalist covering the earth quake in Nepal for Getty Images.