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Daily Readings for Monday, February 08, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Kings 8:1-7, Reading 1: 1 Kings 8:9-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 132:6-10, Gospel: Mark 6:53-56

St. Jerome Emiliani: Saint of the Day for Monday, February 08, 2016

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Saints

Jerome Emiliani lay chained in the dark dirty dungeon. Only a short time before he had been a military commander for Venice in charge of a fortress. ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Kings 8:22-23, 27-30 22 Then, in the presence of the whole assembly of Israel, Solomon stood facing the altar of Yahweh ...

Daily Reading for Monday, February 8th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Kings 8:1-7, 9-13 1 Solomon then summoned the elders of Israel to Jerusalem to bring the ark of the covenant of Yahwehup from the ...

10 important things to consider during Lent

10 important things to consider during Lent Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Every year we give something up for Lent. Sometimes picking what to give up is hard and other times we consider doing something extra to really ...

MAKE YOURSELF COUNT! Complete this quick Ash Wednesday survey

MAKE YOURSELF COUNT! Complete this quick Ash Wednesday survey

Living Faith

Catholic Online is conducting a global survey on Ash Wednesday practices. Each reader is asked to participate once. The survey will take less than a ...

Big networks moving online, but Catholic Online's already there for you

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TV

Hollywood is leaving the small screen for the smaller screen, and consumers are thrilled. As more people give up hours in front of the classic ...

A Prayer For a Family: Prayer of the Day for Monday, February 08, 2016

Prayers

O dear Jesus, I humbly implore You to grant Your special graces to our family. May our home be the shrine of peace, purity, love, labor and ...

Seven suspects arrested in Spain for smuggling weapons to ISIS - disguised as humanitarian aid

Seven suspects arrested in Spain for smuggling weapons to ISIS - disguised as humanitarian aid Watch

Europe

Seven people have been arrested in Spain and North Africa on suspicion of supplying bomb-making equipment to Islamic State leaders in Syria and ...

Huff Po Gestapo, beats down Trump, First Amendment with editorial billy club

Huff Po Gestapo, beats down Trump, First Amendment with editorial billy club Watch

U.S.

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Liberal mouthpiece, The Huffington Post (not to be confused with an actual news organization) is pandering to liberal readers by posting an addendum ...

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS: February 7, 2016 (FULL TEXT: ENGLISH)

POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS: February 7, 2016 (FULL TEXT: ENGLISH) Watch

Living Faith

By Pope Francis

Dear brothers and sisters, Goodmorning!The Gospel of this Sunday says - in the drafting of St. Luke - the call of the first disciples of Jesus ( Lk ...

Please join us in prayer: Zika epidemic in Colombia infects THOUSANDS of pregnant women

Please join us in prayer: Zika epidemic in Colombia infects THOUSANDS of pregnant women Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Reports of Zika's spread have been pouring in at clinics and hospitals around Colombia. Sadly, nearly 32,000 pregnant women have tested positive for ...

Daily Reading for Sunday, February 7th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Isaiah 6:1-2, 3-8 1 In the year of King Uzziah's death I saw the Lord seated on a high and lofty throne; his train filled the ...

Stations of the Cross - Third Station: Jesus falls the first time HD

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Leader: We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you. All: Because by your holy cross You have redeemed the world. Jesus, the cross you have been ...

CURTAIN CALLED: GOP debate starts hilariously as candidates fail to appear on cue

CURTAIN CALLED: GOP debate starts hilariously as candidates fail to appear on cue Watch

Politics & Policy

It is a bit trivial to say about such an important event - but the GOP presidential debate in New Hampshire this weekend could have done with a ...

REVEALED: Pope Pius XII's secret efforts to overthrow Hitler

REVEALED: Pope Pius XII's secret efforts to overthrow Hitler Watch

Europe

By Kevin J. Jones, CNA/EWTN News

Pope Pius XII's secret support for the attempted overthrow of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler is the subject of a new book that draws on wartime ...

Germany cannot take in 'all the world's needy,' Catholic Church says

Germany cannot take in 'all the world's needy,' Catholic Church says Watch

Europe

Charity has limits, church officials in Germany say. Taking in the majority of the world's Syrian refugees, representatives from the Catholic ...

HOLY SMOKES: Smoke from massive garbage dump fire in Mumbai seen in outer space

HOLY SMOKES: Smoke from massive garbage dump fire in Mumbai seen in outer space Watch

Asia Pacific

Toxic plumes of smoke sailing high into the heavens could be seen away from outer space after a massive trash heap caught in fire in Mumbai. The ...

Stations of the Cross - Second Station: Jesus carries His cross HD

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Leader: We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you. All: Because by your holy cross You have redeemed the world. Jesus, as you accepted your cross, ...

Daily Reading for Saturday, February 6th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Kings 3:4-13 4 The king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there, since that was the principal high place -- Solomon presented a thousand ...

Daily Readings for Sunday, February 07, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Isaiah 6:1-8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 138:7-8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 138:1-5, Gospel: Luke 5:1-11, Reading 2: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11

St. Moses: Saint of the Day for Sunday, February 07, 2016

St. Moses: Saint of the Day for Sunday, February 07, 2016

Saints

Arab hermit and bishop who is called “the Apostle of the Saracens.” He lived in the desert regions of Syria and Egypt, caring for the local nomadic ...

Prayer to Saint Joseph : Prayer of the Day for Sunday, February 07, 2016

Prayers

Glorious Saint Joseph, pattern of all who are devoted to toil, obtain for me the grace to toil in the spirit of penance, in order thereby to ...

Daily Reading for Friday, February 5th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Sirach 47:2-11 2 As the fat is set apart from the communion sacrifice, so was David chosen out of the Israelites. 3 He played with lions ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, February 4th, 2016  HD

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Reading 1, First Kings 2:1-4, 10-12 1 As David's life drew to its close he laid this charge on his son Solomon, 2 'I am going the way of all the ...

Lower Your Nets For a Catch!  We Are All Called to Evangelize

Lower Your Nets For a Catch! We Are All Called to Evangelize Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

The New Evangelization is meant to bring about an authentic renewal of the Church so that she can then undertake a new missionary outreach to the ...

Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dies at 74

Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dies at 74 Watch

Music

If you danced in the Seventies and Eighties, there was a good chance you got up to "cut the rug" to Earth, Wind & Fire. How could anyone ...

Remains of St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina, St. Leopold Mandic arrive in Rome for Jubilee of Mercy

Remains of St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina, St. Leopold Mandic arrive in Rome for Jubilee of Mercy Watch

Europe

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

The partially incorrupt body of Padre Pio has arrived to Rome for the first time ever alongside that of another friar, St. Leopold Mandic, as a ...

Where are they going?: Number of ISIS fighters in Syria heavily drop

Where are they going?: Number of ISIS fighters in Syria heavily drop Watch

Africa

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The number of ISIS militants swarming Syria and Iraq is believed to have dropped from 19,000 to 25,000 fighters to 20,000 to 31,500, according to ...

St. Bernadette HD

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St. Bernadette was born in Lourdes, France on January 7, 1844. Her parents were very poor and she was the first of nine children. She was baptized at ...

Daily Reading for Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Second Samuel 24:2, 9-17 2 The king said to Joab and the senior army officers who were with him, 'Now, go through all the tribes of ...