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Daily Readings for Friday, December 09, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Isaiah 48:17-19, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 1:1-4, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 1:6, Gospel: Matthew 11:16-19

St. Juan Diego: Saint of the Day for Friday, December 09, 2016

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Saint Juan Diego was born in 1474 as Cuauhtlatoatzin, a native to Mexico. He became the first Roman Catholic indigenous saint from the ...

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Reading 1, Sirach 48:1-4, 9-11 1 Then the prophet Elijah arose like a fire, his word flaring like a torch. 2 It was he who brought famine on them ...

Pope Francis criticizes media obsession with fake news HD

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Pope Francis compare media obsession with fake news to consumption of bodily waste http://bit.ly/2h0Fuzo By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

'Please God. Just take care of my son' - UC Davis performs 'miracle' surgery on unborn child STILL IN THE WOMB

'Please God. Just take care of my son' - UC Davis performs 'miracle' surgery on unborn child STILL IN THE WOMB Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Thousands of babies die in the womb each year - not to heinous abortions or the mother's misconduct, but by disease, genetic afflictions and ...

Biblical storm protects Israel from ISIS

Biblical storm protects Israel from ISIS Watch

Middle East

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Did a storm of Biblical proportions protect Israel from ISIS? Some people are saying yes, including an Israeli news outlet following the seemingly ...

On the Feast of St. Juan Diego, the 'Talking Eagle'

On the Feast of St. Juan Diego, the 'Talking Eagle'

Americas

"The Guadalupe Event," as the Mexican Episcopate has pointed out, "meant the beginning of evangelization with a vitality that surpassed all ...

GODSPEED JOHN GLENN

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U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

American hero, John Herschel Glenn has died. He was 95 years old.

Prayer of Solace: Prayer of the Day for Friday, December 09, 2016

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May Christ support us all the day long, till the shadows lengthen, and the evening comes, and the busy world is hushed, and the fever of life ...

TOP TRENDING NEWS: What were 2016's most talked-about topics?

TOP TRENDING NEWS: What were 2016's most talked-about topics? Watch

Technology

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The past year has been full of amazing, sorrowful, beautiful, controversial and stunning moments - but what were the most talked about on social media?

LIBERAL MEDIA: DO AS WE SAY - CNN accused of racism by its own employees

LIBERAL MEDIA: DO AS WE SAY - CNN accused of racism by its own employees Watch

U.S.

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The paragon of liberal virtue CNN has been sued by its own employees for racial discrimination. It turns out, CNN is run by hypocrites. So why do ...

Faith, science or a miracle? Doctors baffled at nun's high function despite aggressive Alzheimer's

Faith, science or a miracle? Doctors baffled at nun's high function despite aggressive Alzheimer's Watch

Health

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Sister Bernadette was a famous participant of a Nun Study focused on understanding the horrors of Alzheimer's. What she contributed to the medical ...

These 21 celebrity LIARS said they would leave the country if Trump was elected, so why aren't they packing?

These 21 celebrity LIARS said they would leave the country if Trump was elected, so why aren't they packing?

U.S.

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Before the election of Donald Trump as our next president, during the dark days when the media insisted that Hillary Clinton was the inevitable ...

Why go to Confession HD

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The Lord be with you, I'm Deacon Keith Fournier. As we continue our Advent retreat and get ready for the Nativity of the Lord, Christmas, the church ...

Beautiful tradition celebrates the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary HD

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Beautiful tradition celebrates the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary http://bit.ly/2h0sR7B By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

When you say 'yes' to God, MEAN IT - Pope Francis calls the faithful to be like Mary

When you say 'yes' to God, MEAN IT - Pope Francis calls the faithful to be like Mary Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

The contrast between the "no" of man in the Garden of Eden and the "yes" of Mary at the Annunciation was the heart of Pope Francis' message for the ...

Did Pope Francis compare media obsession with fake news to consumption of bodily waste?

Did Pope Francis compare media obsession with fake news to consumption of bodily waste? Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis has issued a statement against the media's obsession with fake news and gossip. Except, the term he used to describe the obsession is ...

Beautiful tradition celebrates the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Every December for the past five years, a pilgrimage of 400 riders on horseback travels to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Pope Francis compares media obsession with gossip to an obsession with feces

Pope Francis compares media obsession with gossip to an obsession with feces Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis has issued a statement against the media's obsession with fake news and gossip. Except, the term he used to describe the obsession is ...

Thousands of Christians stand against abortion with '21 Days of Prayer' HD

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Thousands of Christians stand against abortion with '21 Days of Prayer' http://bit.ly/2h6EkjV By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Friday, December 9th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Isaiah 48:17-19 17 Thus says Yahweh, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: I am Yahweh your God and teach you for your own good, I lead ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, December 08, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Genesis 3:9-15, Reading 1: Genesis 3:20, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 98:1-4, Gospel: Luke 1:26-38, Reading 2: Ephesians 1:11-12, Reading 2: ...

St. Romaric: Saint of the Day for Thursday, December 08, 2016

St. Romaric: Saint of the Day for Thursday, December 08, 2016

Saints

In the account of St Amatus of Remiremont it is related how he brought about the conversion to God of a Merovingian nobleman named Romaric, who ...

Prayer of the Immaculate Conception: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, December 08, 2016

Prayers

O God, who by the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, didst prepare a worthy dwelling place for thy Son, we beseech thee that, as by ...

Pearl Harbor facts on its 75th Anniversary HD

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Facts about Pearl Harbor on its 75th Anniversary http://bit.ly/2gkUuY2 By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/07/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, December 8th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Genesis 3:9-15, 20 9 But Yahweh God called to the man. 'Where are you?' he asked. 10 'I heard the sound of you in the garden,' he ...

Homily of Peter M. J. Stravinskas: Explaining the Immaculate Conception

Homily of Peter M. J. Stravinskas: Explaining the Immaculate Conception Watch

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By Rev. Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D

Cardinal Newman shows how from the very earliest centuries, theologians like St. Irenaeus of Lyons believed this doctrine without having a name ...

The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception: The Virgin Mary Lights The Path To A Fruitful Advent

The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception: The Virgin Mary Lights The Path To A Fruitful Advent Watch

Christmas / Advent

By F. K. Bartels

The Church, explains John Paul II, "proceeds along the path already trodden by the Virgin Mary, who 'advanced in her pilgrimage of faith, and loyally ...

Fr Paul Schenck on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception and the Pro-Life Mission

Fr Paul Schenck on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception and the Pro-Life Mission Watch

Living Faith

By Fr Paul Schenck

I offer an analogy for the pro-life mission. The doctrine of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary did for the understanding of ...

An example of grace, power and courage - Young woman with Down syndrome opens BOOMING business in face of discriminating workforce

An example of grace, power and courage - Young woman with Down syndrome opens BOOMING business in face of discriminating workforce Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Collette Divitto is a beautiful 26-year-old woman who was forced to fight an uphill battle just to find employment.

Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil HD

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Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil http://bit.ly/2hdjbnc By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/06/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

St. Ambrose HD

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Saint Ambrose, also known as Ambrose of Milan, is one of the four original doctors of the Church. He was the Bishop of Milan and one of the most ...