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'I will not let another Holocaust happen!' Sign the petition in support of Iraqi Christians forced to flee from persecution

'I will not let another Holocaust happen!' Sign the petition in support of Iraqi Christians forced to flee from persecution Watch

Middle East

Iraqi Christians have fled Mosul in droves, but some remain behind, awaiting their inevitably gruesome fate. As entire families risk slaughter, ...

Catholic Bishops Decry Obama's LGBT executive order as imprudent act of religious discrimination

Catholic Bishops Decry Obama's LGBT executive order as imprudent act of religious discrimination Watch

U.S.

The chairmen of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty and Committee on Laity, Marriage, ...

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

By now, everyone who is in anyway concerned about what is happening to Christians in Iraq has heard the horrific news. The madman who claims to be ...

Let the Holy Spirit Teach us How to Become Prayer

Let the Holy Spirit Teach us How to Become Prayer Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

When the Spirit dwells in a person, from the moment in which that person has become prayer, he never leaves him. For the Spirit himself never ...

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening Watch

Green

Bad news for California is about to get worse. The state, wracked with drought, is eagerly anticipating the formation of a strong El Nino event in ...

MIRACLE IN ENGLAND: God's face smiles over Norfolk, or is it Sean Connery or Karl Marx?

MIRACLE IN ENGLAND: God's face smiles over Norfolk, or is it Sean Connery or Karl Marx? Watch

Living Faith

The English have long thought themselves special, and a new photograph from Norfolk in England may just prove that God does indeed smile on the ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, July 24, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 2:12-13, Reading 1: Amos 2:1-3, Reading 1: Amos 2:7-8, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 36:6-11, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 13:10-17

St. John Boste: Saint of the Day for Thursday, July 24, 2014

St. John Boste: Saint of the Day for Thursday, July 24, 2014 Watch

Saints

One of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. He was born at Dufton, at Westmoreland, England, and studied at Oxford. Becoming a Catholic in 1576, ...

Prayer for Travellers: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, July 24, 2014

Prayers

O God, Who did cause the children of Israel to traverse the Red Sea dryshod; Thou Who did point out by a star to the Magi the road that led them ...

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light Watch

Green

Polarized light may be a useful tool for bats to navigate, and the greater mouse-eared bat-Myotis myotis-is the first mammal known to navigate ...

Pope Francis to visit Mafia stronghold this weekend

Pope Francis to visit Mafia stronghold this weekend Watch

Living Faith

Incensed about the loss of innocent life in his immediate surroundings, Pope Francis plans to travel to the Mafia stronghold of Caserta, near ...

Typhoon caused 47 deaths in plane crash in Taiwan

Typhoon caused 47 deaths in plane crash in Taiwan Watch

Asia Pacific

A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on an island off the coast of Taiwan as it attempted a desperate emergency landing during a typhoon ...

Wednesday, July 23 - Homily - Fr Dominic: St. Apollinaris, He That Serves

Wednesday, July 23 - Homily - Fr Dominic: St. Apollinaris, He That Serves Watch

Daily Homilies

On this feast of St. Apollinaris, Bishop and Martyr, Father Dominic preaches on the humility and great service of this holy shepherd.

SURPRISE! Study finds that obese kids in the U.S. see themselves as being skinny!

SURPRISE! Study finds that obese kids in the U.S. see themselves as being skinny! Watch

Health

Should it come as a surprise - or just another sad comment on the prevalence of obesity in the United States? A new study has found that children ...

Apple dominates tech market as anticipation builds for iPhone 6

Apple dominates tech market as anticipation builds for iPhone 6 Watch

Technology

Apple continues to do well in the market, as the company's flagship product, the iPhone, gained significant traction since March, and the Mac ...

Vatican departments aims to develop action plan on how to implement Evangelii Gaudium

Vatican departments aims to develop action plan on how to implement Evangelii Gaudium Watch

International > ROMEreports TV

http://en.romereports.com Pope Francis laid the foundation to his papacy in his first apostolic exhortation Evangelii Gaudium. Among other things, he ...

HORRIFIC ABUSE: 18-year-old girl coerced into group sex while being recorded on cell phone

HORRIFIC ABUSE: 18-year-old girl coerced into group sex while being recorded on cell phone Watch

Europe

An 18-year-old girl performed explicit sex acts on 24 men on a dance floor with the promise of a holiday - which never arrived. Presented with a ...

Female genital mutilation threatens young females in England, Wales

Female genital mutilation threatens young females in England, Wales Watch

Europe

Far away from Africa and parts of Asia, girls and young women are still at risk for female genital mutilation, or FGM within the United Kingdom. ...

LOOKING GRIM: Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

LOOKING GRIM: Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus Watch

Africa

Sheik Umar Khan, hailed as a "national hero" in Sierra Leone by the health ministry, had been leading the fight to control the recent Ebola ...

Lord Keep Making Me

Lord Keep Making Me Watch

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

Killing me. This song is killing me. When I hear a song and it strikes a chord with me, I WEAR IT OUT. Right now, 'Keep Making Me' by the Sidewalk ...

ISLAMIC STATE PREPARES CHRISTIAN HOLOCAUST

ISLAMIC STATE PREPARES CHRISTIAN HOLOCAUST Watch

Middle East

Imagine you've been given a choice, and just days to make it. You must either change your religion, agree to pay thousands of dollars each year in ...

A Tribute to Protestant Bishop Tony Palmer, Friend of Francis and Champion of Christian Unity

A Tribute to Protestant Bishop Tony Palmer, Friend of Francis and Champion of Christian Unity Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I never personally met Bishop Tony Palmer. However, I look forward to spending an eternity in the full communion of God's love with him. I ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, July 24, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 2:12-13, Reading 1: Amos 2:1-3, Reading 1: Amos 2:7-8, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 36:6-11, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 13:10-17

St. Bridget of Sweden: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

St. Bridget of Sweden: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Watch

Saints

Saint Birgitta was the daughter of UpplandÂ’s Lagman, Birger Petersson and his wife, Ingeborg, who was a member of the same clan as the reigning ...

A Child's Prayer to Mary: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Prayers

Holy Mary, mother fair, Filled with love for God, Pray for us in all our needs. Pray for us today.

NEW FEARS: Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome may be transmitted through air

NEW FEARS: Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome may be transmitted through air Watch

Health

There are new fears that the rapidly spreading virus, Middle Eastern respiratory The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, or MERS, may ...

GRIEF TAKES TOLL: At least 11 parents of abducted Nigerian schoolgirls have died

GRIEF TAKES TOLL: At least 11 parents of abducted Nigerian schoolgirls have died Watch

Africa

Grief and worry takes its toll on human health. Ever since more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted by the Boko Haram terror group three ...

Christian Monks expelled from Iraqi monastery as ISIS Islamists fighters ruthlessly sieze it

Christian Monks expelled from Iraqi monastery as ISIS Islamists fighters ruthlessly sieze it Watch

Middle East

Saint Behnam, a fourth-century monastery run by the Syriac Catholic church near the predominantly Christian town of Qaraqosh in Iraq has been ...

NATIONAL DISGRACE: India is home to one in three of all forced child marriages

NATIONAL DISGRACE: India is home to one in three of all forced child marriages Watch

Asia Pacific

It's a national shame for Southeast Asia's economic powerhouse: One in all three forced child marriages in the world is in India. It's a regional ...

Food scale is an essential tool in any diet plan

Food scale is an essential tool in any diet plan Watch

Home & Food

In any effort to lose weight, determining the calories per serving is an essential way to track food intake. A food scale can help any dieter ...

In President Obama's war on religious freedom the people suffer another loss

In President Obama's war on religious freedom the people suffer another loss Watch

Politics & Policy

President Barack Obama's July 21 executive order prohibiting discrimination based on sexual-self-identification has lead to strong criticism from ...