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Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - THIRD STATION - St. Joachim, patron of fathers

Pilgrimage with Pope Francis - THIRD STATION - St. Joachim, patron of fathers

Living Faith

Welcome to the third station on our virtual pilgrimage to Philadelphia with Pope Francis ahead of the World Meeting of Families. Let us pray!

Priest to lead pilgrims on 104 mile walk to see Pope Francis in Philly - Here's how you too can make a pilgrimage

Priest to lead pilgrims on 104 mile walk to see Pope Francis in Philly - Here's how you too can make a pilgrimage Watch

Living Faith

An intrepid group of about 20 pilgrims will be making the 104 mile walk from Baltimore to Philadelphia to attend Mass with Pope Francis.

'I knew then my life was over': The heartbreaking reality for teen rape victims shamed in India

'I knew then my life was over': The heartbreaking reality for teen rape victims shamed in India Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Indian women suffer as rapists force families to accept money in exchange for silence. In many villages, women are blamed for being raped and men do ...

Hurricane Katrina: Ten Years Later

Hurricane Katrina: Ten Years Later Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Hurricane Katrina left nearly 2,000 people dead and thousands more were homeless and wounded.

PASTORPOCALYPSE - At least 400 church leaders to RESIGN Sunday after Ashley Madison accounts revealed

PASTORPOCALYPSE - At least 400 church leaders to RESIGN Sunday after Ashley Madison accounts revealed Watch

U.S.

This Sunday could be a distressing day for millions of churchgoers across the country. As many as 400 pastors, some of them leading megachurch ...

Unusual book of prophetic warnings mysteriously appears at Philidelphia residents' doors

Unusual book of prophetic warnings mysteriously appears at Philidelphia residents' doors Watch

Marriage & Family

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Costing them nothing, Philadelphia residents have received their own copies of "The Great Controversy," a Christian book analyzing the prophetic ...

Daily Readings for Sunday, August 30, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Deuteronomy 4:1-2, Reading 1: Deuteronomy 4:6-8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 15:2-5, Gospel: Mark 7:14-15, Gospel: Mark 7:21-23, Gospel: ...

St. Rumon: Saint of the Day for Sunday, August 30, 2015

St. Rumon: Saint of the Day for Sunday, August 30, 2015

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 Sunday, August 30, 2015

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 ...

HACK ATTACK: Islamic State Hacking Division claims Ghost Security is all talk

HACK ATTACK: Islamic State Hacking Division claims Ghost Security is all talk Watch

Technology

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The digital war between the Islamic State Hacking Division and Ghost Security has come to a head with the ISHD reporting to The Blaze that Ghost ...

High vaccination rates help protect communities

High vaccination rates help protect communities Watch

Health

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Following the Disneyland Measles outbreak, more and more U.S. parents are vaccinating their children. Despite the increased number of "vaccinators," ...

'The whole Bible is incredible': Donald trump ridiculed for not naming favorite Bible verse

'The whole Bible is incredible': Donald trump ridiculed for not naming favorite Bible verse Watch

Politics & Policy

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

During an interview with Bloomberg's Mark Halerin and John Heilemann, presidential candidate, Donald Trump was asked to name his favorite Bible verse ...

Christian man beaten to death by Muslim refugees in Maine

Christian man beaten to death by Muslim refugees in Maine Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

An assumed Christian man was found dead in his apartment with a bloody Bible near his head. The murder is believed to have been committed by three ...

North Korean submarines suspiciously missing following the dissolution of standoff with South Korea

North Korean submarines suspiciously missing following the dissolution of standoff with South Korea Watch

Asia Pacific

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A few days after Kim Jong Un ended a stand-off with South Korea, 50 North Korean submarines were reported to have vanished from radar. A possible ...

12,000 children may be exposed to HIV and Hepatitis from unsterile surgical equipment at hospital

12,000 children may be exposed to HIV and Hepatitis from unsterile surgical equipment at hospital Watch

Health

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Seattle's Bellevue clinic Children's Hospital contacts the parents of 12,000 children who might have been exposed to HIV and hepatitis due to ...

Variety #276: Legion of Mary

Variety #276: Legion of Mary Watch

AirMaria > Blessed Virgin Mary

Ave Maria! A summary of the origins and the Rule of the Legion of Mary, by Canon Francis J. Ripley. (The article is taken from "Christ to the ...

Attualizzazione del Vangelo del 30 Agosto 2015 a cura di don Domenico Luciani

Attualizzazione del Vangelo del 30 Agosto 2015 a cura di don Domenico Luciani Watch

International

XXII DOMENICA DEL TEMPO ORDINARIO (ANNO B) Mc 7,1-8.14-15.21-23 Trascurando il comandamento di Dio, voi osservate la tradizione degli uomini.

Discovery of purported 'Nazi gold train' taken seriously in Poland

Discovery of purported 'Nazi gold train' taken seriously in Poland Watch

Europe

The declarations from a German man and Polish man of discovery a long-lost Nazi train filled with gold and other treasures is being taken ...

Family mourns loss of newborn after it is attack by rats in hospital

Family mourns loss of newborn after it is attack by rats in hospital Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A newborn died of rat bites in a government-ran hospital in the city of Vajayawada, located within the state of Andhra Pradesh, India.

'We're going to get through this together': WDBJ stands together the day after the tragic live-shooting of reporter and cameraman

'We're going to get through this together': WDBJ stands together the day after the tragic live-shooting of reporter and cameraman Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

WDBJ-TV station grieves the loss of Alison Parker and Adam Ward the morning after their on-air murders. 

Colorado movie theater assassin James Holmes will never step outside of a prison - ever

Colorado movie theater assassin James Holmes will never step outside of a prison - ever Watch

U.S.

On July 20, 2012, James Eagan Holmes, now 27, walked into an Aurora, Colorado movie theater during a late-night showing of "The Dark Knight Rises." ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, August 29, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Jeremiah 1:17-19, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 71:1-6, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 71:15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 71:17

St. Sabina: Saint of the Day for Saturday, August 29, 2015

St. Sabina: Saint of the Day for Saturday, August 29, 2015

Saints

St. Sabina's feast day is August 29th. We know St. Sabina only through legend, and there is some question as to it's trustworthiness. Even the ...

Prayer for Charity: Prayer of the Day for Saturday, August 29, 2015

Prayers

O my Jesus, Thou who art very Love, enkindle in my heart that Divine Fire which consumes the Saints and transforms them into Thee. O Lord our ...

Vatican did not consent to sponsor Palestinian flag initiative at United Nations

Vatican did not consent to sponsor Palestinian flag initiative at United Nations Watch

U.S.

It seems that certain parties leapt to conclusions too readily... The Vatican has requested that the Palestinian U.N. mission to remove all ...

Philadelphia prison inmates design chair for Pope Francis, and hope he will pray with them - Victims want their voices heard too

Philadelphia prison inmates design chair for Pope Francis, and hope he will pray with them - Victims want their voices heard too Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis will meet with prison inmates during his visit to Philadelphia. In anticipation of this arrival, inmates have built him a special chair ...

Abandoned truck holds over 20 dead migrants in Austria

Abandoned truck holds over 20 dead migrants in Austria Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A police manhunt takes place after the discovery of an abandoned truck containing the bodies of migrants attempting to cross Austria's border.

Pope Francis declares parents tasked with teaching their children how to pray

Pope Francis declares parents tasked with teaching their children how to pray Watch

Living Faith

By Ann Schneible, CNA/EWTN News

On Wednesday, Pope Francis continued his weekly catechesis on the family, saying that parents have the responsibility to teach their children to ...

Atheists force portrait of Jesus out of Kansas public school

Atheists force portrait of Jesus out of Kansas public school Watch

Living Faith

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Local residents in Chanute, Kansas expressed anger after the atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation successfully filed a petition for the ...

Viral video shows 5-year-old boy's heartwarming reaction to mother's pregnancy

Viral video shows 5-year-old boy's heartwarming reaction to mother's pregnancy Watch

Marriage & Family

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A five-year-old boy living in Scunthorpe, UK expressed an adorable reaction when his mother, Sarah Bromby, told him he would be a big brother soon.