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Daily Readings for Friday, January 20, 2017

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Hebrews 8:6-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 85:8-14, Gospel: Mark 3:13-19

St. Fabian: Saint of the Day for Friday, January 20, 2017

St. Fabian: Saint of the Day for Friday, January 20, 2017 Watch

Saints

Eusebius, born just a few years after Fabian's death, tells us how Fabian came to Rome after Pope Anteros died in 236. A layperson, and not a very ...

Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph & St. Gerard HD

Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph & St. Gerard HD Watch

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Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph and St. ...

2016 is the hottest year on record - so what? HD

2016 is the hottest year on record - so what? HD Watch

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2016 is the hottest year on record - so what? http://www.catholic.org/news/green/story.php?id=73113 By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

ISIS tells a woman to spit on the cross at gunpoint - what would you do?

ISIS tells a woman to spit on the cross at gunpoint - what would you do? Watch

Middle East

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Would you spit on the cross if a weapon were held to your head? This was the choice offered to one Iraqi woman threatened by ISIS terrorists.

'I could have been arrested...' - Nebraska law forcing nuns to remove habits in schools sparks controversy

'I could have been arrested...' - Nebraska law forcing nuns to remove habits in schools sparks controversy Watch

U.S.

By (CNA/EWTN News)

Sister Madeleine Miller's efforts to substitute teach in a Nebraska public school ran afoul of a century-old law that left her bewildered - and ...

Pope Francis to bless Philippines President after receiving letter of peace

Pope Francis to bless Philippines President after receiving letter of peace Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has made several negative comments about Pope Francis and the Catholic Church - So why is he suddenly writing ...

Come, Holy Ghost: Prayer of the Day for Friday, January 20, 2017

Prayers

Come, Holy Ghost, fill the hearts of Thy faithful and kindle in them the fire of Thy love. V. Send forth Thy Spirit and they shall be ...

Would you ride this rocket? Space X nails rocket launch -- and landing on a barge in the ocean

Would you ride this rocket? Space X nails rocket launch -- and landing on a barge in the ocean Watch

Technology

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Space X faced a crucial flight of their Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday and they managed to turn in a successful launch. The rocket was launched from ...

Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph and St. Gerard

Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph and St. Gerard Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Jennifer Snowden, a cast member of Bravo's reality show "Southern Charm," has opened up about her faith, her son and her refusal to give under her ...

2016 is the hottest year on record - so what?

2016 is the hottest year on record - so what?

Green

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

It seems like 2016 is now officially the hottest year on record since records were kept. It's a disturbing milestone, and a sign of a greater ...

Amazing 7-year-old hero rescues babysitter's family from blazing inferno

Amazing 7-year-old hero rescues babysitter's family from blazing inferno Watch

Marriage & Family

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A 7-year-old boy woke in the middle of the night. What he did next saved give people's lives.

Daily Reading for Friday, January 20th, 2017 HD

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Reading 1, Hebrews 8:6-13 6 As it is, he has been given a ministry as far superior as is the covenant of which he is the mediator, which is founded ...

Drug-resistant superbug could be spreading more rapidly than anticipated HD

Drug-resistant superbug could be spreading more rapidly than anticipated HD Watch

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Drug-resistant superbug could be spreading more rapidly than anticipated http://bit.ly/2jLpost By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

Nebraska law created by KKK forces nuns to remove habits in the classroom

Nebraska law created by KKK forces nuns to remove habits in the classroom Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Sister Madeleine Miller applied for a teaching job at a Nebraska high school. Unbeknownst to her, a shocking, nearly century-old, law calls for her ...

This pope is about to do something controversial when the Virgin Mary sends a message...

This pope is about to do something controversial when the Virgin Mary sends a message... Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Venerable Pius XII saw the Miracle of the Sun in 1950, which he took as confirmation of an important declaration.

The battle wages on - Vatican v. Knights of Malta result in new statement from the Holy See

The battle wages on - Vatican v. Knights of Malta result in new statement from the Holy See Watch

Europe

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

In the latest development in an ongoing feud between the Vatican and the Knights of Malta, the Holy See has issued a statement affirming their ...

Catholic school faces lawsuit for firing gay teacher

Catholic school faces lawsuit for firing gay teacher Watch

Living Faith

By Kevin J. Jones (CNA/EWTN News)

A lawsuit against a Catholic high school claims that it was illegal discrimination to fire a teacher for contracting a same-sex civil marriage, but a ...

108-year-old woman rescued by complete strangers in beautiful act of kindness HD

108-year-old woman rescued by complete strangers in beautiful act of kindness HD Watch

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108-year-old woman rescued by complete strangers in beautiful act of kindness http://bit.ly/2johq8F By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, January 19th, 2017 HD

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Reading 1, Hebrews 7:25--8:6 25 It follows, then, that his power to save those who come to God through him is absolute, since he lives for ever to ...

Daily Readings for Friday, January 20, 2017

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Hebrews 8:6-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 85:8-14, Gospel: Mark 3:13-19

St. Fillan: Saint of the Day for Thursday, January 19, 2017

St. Fillan: Saint of the Day for Thursday, January 19, 2017 Watch

Saints

Fillan, son of Feriach and St. Kentigerna, was also known as Foelan. He became a monk in his youth and accompanied his mother from Ireland to ...

Prayer for Healing: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, January 19, 2017

Prayers

Jesus, Master Physician of all times, Your Divinity did not require a Ph.D. Eagerly, You resurrected the dead, Restoring the health of the ...

Congressman John Lewis under attack for boycott lies and contradictions HD

Congressman John Lewis under attack for boycott lies and contradictions HD Watch

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Congressman John Lewis under attack for boycott lies and contradictions http://bit.ly/2jGFQdE By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA ...

Hunt for Missing Flight MH370 Grinds to a Halt  HD

Hunt for Missing Flight MH370 Grinds to a Halt HD Watch

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Hunt for Missing Flight MH370 Grinds to a Halt http://bit.ly/2ixSq1K By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 01/17/2017 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Dominicans celebrate 800-year anniversary with special reflection and prayers

Dominicans celebrate 800-year anniversary with special reflection and prayers Watch

Living Faith

By Hannah Brockhaus (CNA/EWTN News)

As the Order of Preachers, better known as the Dominicans, celebrate the 800th anniversary of their founding, they gather in Rome from around the ...

Our Lady of Fatima will be crowned by Cardinal Nichols at initiation of the 100-year anniversary

Our Lady of Fatima will be crowned by Cardinal Nichols at initiation of the 100-year anniversary Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The World Apostolate of Fatima National Pilgrim Virgin statue will be received, blessed and crowned by Cardinal Nichols on Saturday February 18, 2017.

Have the graves of the first African slaves been found?

Have the graves of the first African slaves been found? Watch

Africa

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Archaeologists have identified the origins of some of the first slaves brought to the Americas. Researchers used DNA to confirm their findings.

Daily Reading for Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 HD

Daily Reading for Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Hebrews 7:1-3, 15-17 1 Melchizedek, king of Salem, a priest of God Most High, came to meet Abraham when he returned from defeating the ...

St. Thomas Aquinas appears in abortionist's dream with powerful message HD

St. Thomas Aquinas appears in abortionist's dream with powerful message HD Watch

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St. Thomas Aquinas appears in abortionist's dream with powerful message http://bit.ly/2iuaZUz By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...