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Daily Readings for Thursday, March 02, 2017

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Deuteronomy 30:15-20, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 1:1-6, Gospel: Luke 9:22-25

Bl. Charles the Good: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 02, 2017

Bl. Charles the Good: Saint of the Day for Thursday, March 02, 2017

Saints

In 1086, St. Canute, King of Denmark and father of Blessed Charles the Good, was slain in St. Alban's Church, Odence. Charles who was only a few ...

Mardi Gras' History in New Orleans HD

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Mardi Gras' History in New Orleans http://bit.ly/2m9xYFf By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 02/28/2017 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Ash Wednesday HD

Ash Wednesday HD Watch

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Ash Wednesday is one of the most popular and important holy days in the liturgical calendar. Ash Wednesday opens Lent, a season of fasting and ...

'Living Lent': Thursday after Ash Wednesday - Day 2

'Living Lent': Thursday after Ash Wednesday - Day 2

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PRAY: "Choose life, then, so that you and your descendants may live." (Deuteronomy 30:19).

'Living Lent': Ash Wednesday - Day 1

'Living Lent': Ash Wednesday - Day 1

Meme

PRAY:  Lord, purify my heart and cleanse my soul, that I may forever remain close beside you.

King Richard III's detailed personal prayer book, 'Book of Hours.' is made available to the public

King Richard III's detailed personal prayer book, 'Book of Hours.' is made available to the public Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Kings are known for their riches, power and leadership skills, so when the public gets to view their lavish personal belongings, it's always a treat.

Saint Pio Relay for Pro-Life and Peace

Saint Pio Relay for Pro-Life and Peace

Living Faith

By The Saint Pio Foundation

The Saint Pio Foundation will hold a two-day marathon in Italy for Pro-Life Peace and to celebrate the 130th anniversary of the birth of Saint Padre ...

Fatima Morning Offering: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Prayers

O Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, I offer You my prayers, works, joys and sufferings, all that this day may bring, be they good or bad: ...

Obama ready for more! Former president plans return to politics

Obama ready for more! Former president plans return to politics Watch

Politics & Policy

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Barack Obama is preparing to return to the political stage, just over a month after relinquishing the presidency to Donald Trump. His friend and ...

WARNING: Experts reveal latest heartbreaking Facebook scam

WARNING: Experts reveal latest heartbreaking Facebook scam Watch

Technology

By Nikki Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Have you ever heard the saying, "If it seems too good to be true, it probably is?" Unfortunately, when it comes to social media sites like Facebook, ...

Is it appropriate to share pictures of your ashes on Ash Wednesday?

Is it appropriate to share pictures of your ashes on Ash Wednesday? Watch

Lent / Easter

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Each year a viral trend resurfaces on Ash Wednesday. Catholics post pictures of themselves with ashes on their foreheads after Mass. Should Catholics ...

Pope Francis' special Lenten message on Ash Wednesday

Pope Francis' special Lenten message on Ash Wednesday Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis celebrated the first day of the Lenten season with pilgrims during his general audience on March first.

Daily Reading for Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 HD

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Reading 1, Joel 2:12-18 12 'But now -- declares Yahweh- come back to me with all your heart, fasting, weeping, mourning.' 13 Tear your hearts and ...

Oarfish strandings in Philippines could mean massive quake coming HD

Oarfish strandings in Philippines could mean massive quake coming HD Watch

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Oarfish strandings in Philippines could mean massive quake coming http://bit.ly/2m3mNhp By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

Bishop claims Marian apparitions in Medjugorje are FALSE - but what is the truth?

Bishop claims Marian apparitions in Medjugorje are FALSE - but what is the truth? Watch

Living Faith

By (CNA/EWTN News)

The bishop of the local Church where Medjugorje is located reiterated on Sunday his long-held belief that the alleged Marian apparitions at the site ...

Spanish prison ministry offers rehabilitation, conversion and hope

Spanish prison ministry offers rehabilitation, conversion and hope Watch

Living Faith

By Blanca Ruiz (CNA/EWTN News)

The prison ministry founded by a Spanish Jesuit in the 1960s has had such fruits as a group of inmates donating their own money to help the needy at ...

Deacon Fournier: Ash Wednesday is a Holy Day of Invitation not Obligation

Deacon Fournier: Ash Wednesday is a Holy Day of Invitation not Obligation Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

During these forty days called Lent the Lord Jesus Christ Himself invites us to walk with Him on the Way of the Cross. This simple but solemn Ash ...

Steven Spielberg opens up on his latest film 'The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara'

Steven Spielberg opens up on his latest film 'The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara' Watch

Movies

By Nikki Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Steven Spielberg, best known for directing films such as "Jaws," the "Indiana Jones" films and "Schindler's List," is working on a new film depicting ...

Pope Francis makes history by celebrating Christ alongside an Anglican Bishop HD

Pope Francis makes history by celebrating Christ alongside an Anglican Bishop HD Watch

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Pope Francis makes history by celebrating Christ alongside an Anglican Bishop http://bit.ly/2lMNlmc By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

St. Dominic Savio HD

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St. Dominic Savio was born on April 2, 1842 to a devout and pious family. Even as a small child, he said grace before every meal and refused to eat ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Joel 2:12-18, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 51:12-14, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 51:17, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 51:3-6, Gospel: Matthew ...

St. David: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, March 01, 2017

St. David: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Saints

According to tradition, St. David was the son of King Sant of South Wales and St. Non. He was ordained a priest and later studied under St. Paulinus. ...

Lenten Prayer: Prayer of the Day for Monday, February 27, 2017

Prayers

Almighty and Everlasting God, You have given the human race Jesus Christ our Savior as a model of humility. He fulfilled Your Will by ...

Clinton contributor makes revealing 'life insurance' video over fear of assassination HD

Clinton contributor makes revealing 'life insurance' video over fear of assassination HD Watch

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Clinton contributor makes revealing 'life insurance' video over fear of assassination http://bit.ly/2lhXchg By Thomas Heed (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 HD

Daily Reading for Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Sirach 35:1-12 1 One who keeps the Law multiplies offerings; one who follows the commandments offers communion sacrifices. 2 Proof of ...

5 little-known facts about Lent you need to learn this Ash Wednesday

5 little-known facts about Lent you need to learn this Ash Wednesday Watch

Lent / Easter

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Everyone knows that Mardi Gras kicks off the upcoming 40-day Lent, which honors the time Jesus fasted in the wilderness, but did you know there is ...

Ash Wednesday: Turn Away From Sin and Turn Toward the Lord

Ash Wednesday: Turn Away From Sin and Turn Toward the Lord Watch

Lent / Easter

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Every Lent is also a reminder to us of our own mortality. \"Remember you are dust and to dust you will return\" is a time for us to pause and ...

Ash Wednesday: 'Seek To Experience God's Presence Within'

Ash Wednesday: 'Seek To Experience God's Presence Within' Watch

Lent / Easter

By F. K. Bartels

"You may ask me: 'But, does God exist? And if he exists does he really concern himself with us? Can we reach him?' It is, indeed, true that we cannot ...

The Happy Priest: Ash Wednesday, Examination of Conscience and Conversion

The Happy Priest: Ash Wednesday, Examination of Conscience and Conversion

Lent / Easter

By Fr. James Farfaglia

The ashes on our forehead remind us of the human condition: Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return. However, sometimes, you will ...

Daily Reading for Monday, February 27th, 2017 HD

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Reading 1, Sirach 17:19-27 19 Their actions are all as plain as the sun to him, and his eyes rest constantly on their conduct. 20 Their iniquities ...

Daily Reading for Sunday, February 26th, 2017 HD

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Reading 1, Isaiah 49:14-15 14 Zion was saying, 'Yahweh has abandoned me, the Lord has forgotten me.' 15 Can a woman forget her baby at the breast, ...