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Staver and Fournier: Time for Civil Resistance and a New Alliance

Staver and Fournier: Time for Civil Resistance and a New Alliance Watch

U.S.

By Mat Staver and Deacon Keith Fournier

We stand together in affirming that marriage is between one man and one woman, intended for life, open to new life and formative of the family. ...

What TOP-SECRET information is the Obama Administration keeping from you?

What TOP-SECRET information is the Obama Administration keeping from you? Watch

Politics & Policy

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

It seems as though the Obama administration is trying to bury significant materials away from the public. Seventeen unclassified Iran deal items have ...

Meet the nun who calmed Wild West bad man Billy the Kid: Sister Blandina Segale

Meet the nun who calmed Wild West bad man Billy the Kid: Sister Blandina Segale Watch

U.S.

By Mary Rezac, CNA/EWTN News

Billy the Kid, a notorious bank and stagecoach robber of the Wild West, met his match in the most unlikely of people when he met Sister Blandina ...

SEVENTEEN VERY SCARY SECRETS: Obama administration keeping details on Iran nuclear deal hidden

SEVENTEEN VERY SCARY SECRETS: Obama administration keeping details on Iran nuclear deal hidden Watch

Politics & Policy

The Obama administration is keeping details of the Iran nuclear agreement close to the vest. To date, only one aspect of the agreement has been ...

New York Police Department reach extraordinary lengths to insure Pope's safety during visit

New York Police Department reach extraordinary lengths to insure Pope's safety during visit Watch

U.S.

The symbol of Christianity worldwide, Pope Francis' trip to New York City in late September presents a special challenge to the New York Police ...

NO MORE SISTERS: Lack of new, younger nuns forces sisters to leave elder care home

NO MORE SISTERS: Lack of new, younger nuns forces sisters to leave elder care home Watch

Europe

The Little Sisters of the Poor have attended to needs of the elderly at the Wellburn Care Home in Dundee for more than 150 years. A lack of ...

Daily Readings for Monday, August 03, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Numbers 11:4-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 81:12-17, Gospel: Matthew 14:13-21

St. Lydia Purpuraria: Saint of the Day for Monday, August 03, 2015

St. Lydia Purpuraria: Saint of the Day for Monday, August 03, 2015 Watch

Saints

Lydia Purpuraria (1st century) was born at Thyatira (Ak-Hissar), a town in Asia Minor, famous for its dye works, (hence, her name which means purple ...

Prayer To Overcome Bitterness and Resentment: Prayer of the Day for Monday, August 03, 2015

Prayers

Father, I acknowledge that I've held resentment and bitterness against (name). I confess this as sin and ask You to forgive me. I forgive (name). ...

Heart pump, size of a golf ball, could change lives of millions of patients

Heart pump, size of a golf ball, could change lives of millions of patients Watch

Health

Retired father-of-three, 63-year-old Harry Chivers suffered a heart attack last year. His health failing, he anxiously awaited for a possible ...

Mexican drug cartels fueling U.S. heroin epidemic

Mexican drug cartels fueling U.S. heroin epidemic Watch

U.S.

The insidious Mexican drug cartels are having a massively detrimental effect on U.S. communities. The cartels have flooded the cities and suburbs ...

Women, children freed from slavery in Peruvian coca operation

Women, children freed from slavery in Peruvian coca operation Watch

Americas

By Anastasia Moloney, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Peruvian Special Forces rescued 26 children and 13 women, some of whom had been raped and held captive for three decades, when they raided a ...

Vatican withdraws support of 'questionable' anti-human trafficking initiative

Vatican withdraws support of 'questionable' anti-human trafficking initiative Watch

Europe

By CNA/EWTN News

Faithful to its commitment against human trafficking, the Holy See has left the board of an initiative it helped to found, as questions have been ...

African-American churches frequently targeted by arsonists

African-American churches frequently targeted by arsonists Watch

U.S.

There have been 29 cases of churches being torched by arsonists in the United States this year alone. Frequently, African-American churches are set ...

Conspiracy theorists try to solve the mystery behind the disappearance of Malaysian Air Flight MH370 - Did terrorists plant the discovered plane debris as a distraction?

Conspiracy theorists try to solve the mystery behind the disappearance of Malaysian Air Flight MH370 - Did terrorists plant the discovered plane debris as a distraction? Watch

Asia Pacific

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Since the recent discovery of plane wreckage on an Indian Ocean island, conspiracy theorists have formulated several attempts to provide an answer to ...

Aug 01 - Homily: St. Alphonsus, Bishop and Doctor

Aug 01 - Homily: St. Alphonsus, Bishop and Doctor Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Earning his doctorate at 16 and practicing law at 19, St. Alphonsus vowed never to waste any time. As bishop he led his flock with diligent care, ...

Mary, Ark of the Covenant: Sermon by Fr Timothy Finigan. A Day With Mary

Mary, Ark of the Covenant: Sermon by Fr Timothy Finigan. A Day With Mary Watch

A Day With Mary

Mary, Ark of the Covenant: Sermon by Fr Timothy Finigan. A Day With Mary, Catholic Church of SS Austin and Gregory, Margate, Kent, England. Saturday ...

Internationally famous magazine that 'glorifies porn and sexual violence' FINALLY COVERED UP in thousands of stores

Internationally famous magazine that 'glorifies porn and sexual violence' FINALLY COVERED UP in thousands of stores Watch

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A campaign against the popular magazine Cosmopolitan has caused two supermarket and drug store chains to announce that they will now be covering up ...

Pope Francis warns of 'genocide' as Christian Persecution increases globally

Pope Francis warns of 'genocide' as Christian Persecution increases globally Watch

Living Faith

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Christians all over the world are suffering from increasing prejudice and persecution. It is no secret that Islamic extremism and repressive ...

TV adaptation of Colombia's only saint frustrates devotees

TV adaptation of Colombia's only saint frustrates devotees Watch

TV

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

For weeks now, promotional ads have been spotted announcing what claims to be Colombia's next huge prime-time television sensation. However, several ...

Christian minister barred from juvenile detention center for refusing to sign form agreeing not to call homosexuality 'sinful'

Christian minister barred from juvenile detention center for refusing to sign form agreeing not to call homosexuality 'sinful'

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice detention center is being accused of unconstitutional action  by a Christian minister after its ...

Daily Readings for Sunday, August 02, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 16:2-4, Reading 1: Exodus 16:12-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 78:54, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 78:3-4, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms ...

St. Eusebius of Vercelli: Saint of the Day for Sunday, August 02, 2015

St. Eusebius of Vercelli: Saint of the Day for Sunday, August 02, 2015 Watch

Saints

Christians who breathed a sigh of relief when Constantine proclaimed Christianity the state religion, believing this would end the bloodshed and ...

Prayer for the Gift of Knowledge: Prayer of the Day for Sunday, August 02, 2015

Prayers

Absolute and all knowing God, Nothing is hidden from Your sight. In the prescience since the beginning, All knowledge existed within You. Kindly ...

Planned Parenthood threatened to be exposed with EIGHT MORE undercover videos

Planned Parenthood threatened to be exposed with EIGHT MORE undercover videos Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The series of unfortunate events will keep on rolling for Planned Parenthood as the founder of the Center for Medical Progress (CMP), David Daleiden, ...

Do you know what a can of Coke really does to your body?

Do you know what a can of Coke really does to your body? Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Although Coke and sodas are a favorite for people all over the world, sodas are something that slowly changes our health and can lead into a number ...

ISIS DOOMSDAY PLAN: Islamic State plans to invade India to draw United States into conflict

ISIS DOOMSDAY PLAN: Islamic State plans to invade India to draw United States into conflict Watch

Middle East

A nefarious plot to draw the United States into armed conflict with Islamic State has been revealed in a top-secret document. In an attempt to bring ...

California lawmakers run to the aid of communities suffering the worst in drought

California lawmakers run to the aid of communities suffering the worst in drought Watch

Politics & Policy

As the record-breaking California drought stretches into its fifth year, lawmakers are passing legislation intended to help the communities hardest ...

Obianuju Ekeocha: Defending Human Dignity by Defunding Planned Parenthood

Obianuju Ekeocha: Defending Human Dignity by Defunding Planned Parenthood Watch

Africa

By Obianuju Ekeocha

My country (Nigeria) has worked hard to eradicate completely through laws and societal codes, the dark elements within it that hurt and harmed ...