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Daily Readings for Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 33:12-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 33:20-21, Gospel: Luke 4:38-44

St. Raymond Nonnatus: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, August 31, 2016

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Saints

Raymond was born at Portella, Catalonia, Spain. He was delivered by caesarean operation when his mother died in childbirth. Hence his name non natus ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, September 1st, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Corinthians 3:18-23 18 There is no room for self-delusion. Any one of you who thinks he is wise by worldly standards must learn to ...

Man who experienced second miracle from Mother Teresa speaks HD

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Man who experienced second miracle from Mother Teresa speaks http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70613 By Marshall Connolly ...

Catholics Must Vote to Defend the Right to Life and End the Crime of Abortion

Catholics Must Vote to Defend the Right to Life and End the Crime of Abortion Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

With the Presidential election in the United States upon us the allegations of "single issue politics" are again being leveled against anyone who ...

Vatican shakeup: Pope oversees major changes to bureaucracy

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Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

On Wednesday the Vatican announced Pope Francis' decision to form a new mega-dicastery merging the Vatican offices for Justice and Peace, Migrants, ...

'I MISSED YOU SO MUCH!' Heartwarming moment little girl is reunited with long-lost cat after THREE YEARS missing

'I MISSED YOU SO MUCH!' Heartwarming moment little girl is reunited with long-lost cat after THREE YEARS missing Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The pain of losing a pet is often one that lasts a lifetime. Every day people all over the world experience the tragedy of losing a family pet. It's ...

Amigos? Mexican president asks Trump to visit for private meeting

Amigos? Mexican president asks Trump to visit for private meeting Watch

Americas

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Donald Trump, looking more presidential than ever, has accepted an invitation from the President of Mexico to visit. The Republican nominee accepted ...

Prayer of Spouses for Each Other: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Prayers

Lord Jesus, grant that I and my spouse may have a true and understanding love for each other. Grant that we may both be filled with faith and trust. ...

So Shines a Good Deed in a Weary World

So Shines a Good Deed in a Weary World

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

Beginning on Saturday of this past weekend, the phrase made popular by Gene Wilder's character in the 1971 film, "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate ...

'Now or never': Lovebirds tie the knot before disease runs its course

'Now or never': Lovebirds tie the knot before disease runs its course Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Chris Ford got his dying wish - he married the love of his life and mother of his child, Nicole Wismer.

What does the Bible say about priorities?

What does the Bible say about priorities? Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Set your hearts on his kingdom first, and on God's saving justice, and all these other things will be given you as well. - Matthew 6:33

Catholics deliver powerful message to Hillary's pro-abortion running mate HD

Catholics deliver powerful message to Hillary's pro-abortion running mate HD Watch

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Catholics deliver powerful message to Hillary's pro-abortion running mate http://www.catholic.org/news/politics... By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

St. Joseph of Cupertino HD

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St. Joseph was born in 1603 at Cupertino, in the diocese of Nardo in the Kingdom of Naples. After spending his childhood and adolescence in ...

Clinton Crime Family - Alex Jones asks Hillary Clinton to spare his life

Clinton Crime Family - Alex Jones asks Hillary Clinton to spare his life Watch

Celebrity

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Infowars host, Alex Jones has asked Hillary Clinton not to kill him as he speaks out against her campaign of terror. According to sources, Clinton is ...

Murdered Nuns: Fellow Sisters and family ask court not to execute killer

Murdered Nuns: Fellow Sisters and family ask court not to execute killer Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Despite murdering Sisters Margaret Held and Paula Merrill, family members and other Sisters continue to publicly oppose the execution of Rodney Earl ...

'They are at risk': Western churches next ISIS target?

'They are at risk': Western churches next ISIS target? Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Anti-terrorism experts believe ISIS will focus on Western churches for their next series of attacks.

Hillary Clinton is GUILTY of allowing Apple to defraud EU

Hillary Clinton is GUILTY of allowing Apple to defraud EU Watch

Europe

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The European Union has found Apple dodged taxes and owes billions in back taxes. Our sources say the massive tax heist took place under the watch of ...

Daily Reading for Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Corinthians 3:1-9 1 And so, brothers, I was not able to talk to you as spiritual people; I had to talk to you as people still ...

University officials force man to stop praying  HD

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University officials force man to stop praying http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70593 By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 33:12-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 33:20-21, Gospel: Luke 4:38-44

St. Rumon: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, August 30, 2016

St. Rumon: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Saints

St. Rumon, also known as Ruan, Ronan, and Ruadan, was probably a brother of Bishop St. Tudwal of Trequier, but nothing else is known of him beyond ...

Prayer for Protection by the Holy Cross: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Prayers

Assist us, O Lord our God; and defend us evermore by the might of Thy holy Cross, in whose honour Thou makest us to rejoice. Through Christ our ...

Zuckerberg meets Pope Francis, what happens if they form an alliance? HD

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Zuckerberg meets Pope Francis, what happens if they form an alliance? http://www.catholic.org/news/international/europe/story.php?id=70587 By ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Corinthians 2:10-16 10 to us, though, God has given revelation through the Spirit, for the Spirit explores the depths of ...

SPECIAL REPORT: James Robison Interviews Eric Trump on Faith, Fathers and the Inner City

SPECIAL REPORT: James Robison Interviews Eric Trump on Faith, Fathers and the Inner City

U.S.

By James Robison and Eric Trump

Catholic Online received special permission to republish this two part interview between James Robison and Eric Trump, the son of the Republican ...

'She was a missionary and an ambassador for the sanctity of life': The impact of Mother Teresa exhibit

'She was a missionary and an ambassador for the sanctity of life': The impact of Mother Teresa exhibit Watch

Living Faith

By Andrea Gagliarducci (CNA)

Mother Teresa's tireless work for the poor and her relevance for global affairs will be featured at the United Nations, whose New York headquarters ...

7 paths for growing in your spiritual life

7 paths for growing in your spiritual life Watch

Living Faith

By Caitlin Bootsma

Our Catholic faith is so rich, sometimes it's hard to know where to start if we want to learn more about it. Should we sit down and read the Bible? ...

The economic problem that could destroy America TODAY HD

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The economic problem that could destroy America TODAY http://www.catholic.org/news/business/story.php?id=70555 By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Monday, August 29th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Jeremiah 1:17-19 17 'As for you, prepare yourself for action. Stand up and tell them all I command you. Have no fear of them and in their ...