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Refugee camp doctor shares stories of horror - and hope among those who fled ISIS

Refugee camp doctor shares stories of horror - and hope among those who fled ISIS Watch

Middle East

Dr. Nemam Ghafouri, a doctor at the Bajed Kandala Camp 2 in Dohuk in northern Iraq has heard it all. Yazidis fleeing Islamic State operatives have ...

More popular than any team or band, Pope Francis crashes websites and crushes infrastructure ahead of visit

More popular than any team or band, Pope Francis crashes websites and crushes infrastructure ahead of visit Watch

U.S.

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) has a problem. How to transport over a quarter-million pilgrims into, and back out of ...

2016: Year of Mercy events finalized for groups to celebrate

2016: Year of Mercy events finalized for groups to celebrate Watch

Living Faith

Several individual celebrations are scheduled for the Jubilee of Mercy in 2016. The faithful will observe with pilgrimages to Rome to celebrate ...

Plan to defund Planned Parenthood fails in the Senate

Plan to defund Planned Parenthood fails in the Senate Watch

Politics & Policy

By Matt Hadro, CNA/EWTN News

The Senate failed to bring a bill to block federal funding of Planned Parenthood to the floor on Monday evening, in a much-anticipated vote.

Growing strength of Latin vote in United States could lead to 'backlash' against whites

Growing strength of Latin vote in United States could lead to 'backlash' against whites Watch

U.S.

The swelling number of United States citizens of Latino descent - from Mexico, as well as South American countries, will bring with a new political ...

Planned Parenthood exposed in FIFTH HORRIFIC VIDEO showing disection of 20-week-old aborted baby for organ selling (WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Planned Parenthood exposed in FIFTH HORRIFIC VIDEO showing disection of 20-week-old aborted baby for organ selling (WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO) Watch

U.S.

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The fifth Planned Parenthood expose video featuring hidden camera footage discussing the selling of aborted baby body parts has been released by the ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, August 05, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Numbers 14:1, Reading 1: Numbers 14:26-29, Reading 1: Numbers 13:1-2, Reading 1: Numbers 13:34-35, Reading 1: Numbers 13:25-33, ...

St. Addal: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, August 05, 2015

St. Addal: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, August 05, 2015

Saints

A disciple of Christ sent by St. Thomas to the court of King Abgar the Black, the second century Osroene ruler. Legendary accounts claim Abgar wrote ...

After Confession: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, August 05, 2015

Prayers

O almighty and most merciful God, I give You thanks with all the powers of my soul for this and all other mercies, graces, and blessings bestowed on ...

 More 'plane debris' possibly discovered on Reunion Island - Is it from MH370 or from a trash bin?

More 'plane debris' possibly discovered on Reunion Island - Is it from MH370 or from a trash bin? Watch

Asia Pacific

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 went missing in March 2014 over the Indian Ocean, never to be seen again... until maybe now, that is. Last week, a wing ...

ISIS child fighter executes handcuffed prisoner as ISIS boasts new generation of fighters (WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT)

ISIS child fighter executes handcuffed prisoner as ISIS boasts new generation of fighters (WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT) Watch

Middle East

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Barbaric Islamic State militants have once again released more publicity material. This time, the extremists show a young boy executing a man ...

'It is a constant reminder that we failed God': California pastor confesses to sin that haunted him for 23 years

'It is a constant reminder that we failed God': California pastor confesses to sin that haunted him for 23 years Watch

Living Faith

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A pastor from Lancaster, California shared a haunting decision that created his 23-year-old "sin." He revealed details of this "sin" in a confession ...

'Enough is enough': Comedian Amy Schumer tearfully joins cousin Senator Schumer for advocacy on tighter gun control after 'Trainwreck' shooting

'Enough is enough': Comedian Amy Schumer tearfully joins cousin Senator Schumer for advocacy on tighter gun control after 'Trainwreck' shooting Watch

Politics & Policy

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Comedian Amy Schumer joins cousin, New York Senator Charles "Chuck" Schumer to call for legislative moves over tighter gun control policies. She ...

Georgia mother dies from mysterious disease causing brain inflammation

Georgia mother dies from mysterious disease causing brain inflammation Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A Georgia mother dismissed her sickness as a summertime flu; now she has passed away from a cardiac arrest, leaving her husband and their two ...

Aug 04 - Homily: St. John Vianney & the Virgin Mary

Aug 04 - Homily: St. John Vianney & the Virgin Mary Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

"Only after the Last Judgment will Mary get any rest; from now until then, she is much too busy with her children." - St. John Marie Vianney Ave ...

Aug 04 - Homily: St. John Vianney, Holy Priest

Aug 04 - Homily: St. John Vianney, Holy Priest Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Joseph on the life of St. John Vianney who was a parish priest in France and reached great heights of sanctity and in the process transformed his ...

Iranian Supreme Leader publishes book describing plans of ANNIHILATING ISRAEL and getting rid of the Jews

Iranian Supreme Leader publishes book describing plans of ANNIHILATING ISRAEL and getting rid of the Jews Watch

Middle East

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has been working on his own domestic front, recently publishing a book about his future plans of ...

Democrats overthrow Senate's attempts to defund Planned Parenthood after scandalous hidden-camera videos

Democrats overthrow Senate's attempts to defund Planned Parenthood after scandalous hidden-camera videos Watch

Politics & Policy

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Senate Democrats were successful in defeating recent attempts to invalidate taxpayer funding for the Planned Parenthood abortion business by blocking ...

Millennials stuck at home: Why are so many young people choosing to live with their parents?

Millennials stuck at home: Why are so many young people choosing to live with their parents? Watch

Marriage & Family

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

One in three young adults still live with their parents, even after the increase in salaries and wages, compared to the past years. The causes of ...

People melting in NYC's heated subway stations

People melting in NYC's heated subway stations Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

During the hottest day recorded of the year, New York City's subway stations were also hit by the sweltering weather that left people sweating and ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Numbers 12:1-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 51:3-7, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 51:12-13, Gospel: Matthew 14:22-36

St. John Vianney: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, August 04, 2015

St. John Vianney: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, August 04, 2015 Watch

Saints

St. John Vianney, Priest (Patron of priests) Feast day - August 4 Universally known as the "Cure of Ars)," St. John Mary Vianney was ...

The Prayer, Christ Our Morning Star (by Bede the Venerable.): Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Prayers

O Christ, our Morning Star, Splendour of Light Eternal, shining with the glory of the rainbow, come and waken us from the greyness of our ...

Under Obama, black people 'are worse now than just about ever,' Donald Trump declares

Under Obama, black people 'are worse now than just about ever,' Donald Trump declares Watch

Politics & Policy

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump claims that he commands a large percentage of the Hispanic vote. He now says that African-American ...

MARRIAGE EQUALITY: Marriage is God's creation - Church cannot change that

MARRIAGE EQUALITY: Marriage is God's creation - Church cannot change that Watch

Europe

By Kevin J. Jones, CNA/EWTN News

Dissenting Catholic groups have called for gay marriage to be recognized as a sacrament, but Catholic theology has a clear priority: marriage is ...

Is Pope Francis going to endorse...BERNIE SANDERS?!

Is Pope Francis going to endorse...BERNIE SANDERS?! Watch

U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The field of 2016 presidential contenders would do well to look over their shoulder and spend some time thinking about someone who could make a ...

Greenhouse emissions cut down even more under Obama administration

Greenhouse emissions cut down even more under Obama administration Watch

Politics & Policy

Far more drastic cuts on factory greenhouse emissions are coming; United States President Barack Obama has vowed to impose more cuts. The ...

Catching the summer 'stream' on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu

Catching the summer 'stream' on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu Watch

TV

The summer heat is at its peak in the month of August. Do the only sensible thing to do - and watch movies on TV in air-conditioned comfort. ...