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Daily Readings for Monday, July 25, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 2 Corinthians 4:7-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 126:1-6, Gospel: Matthew 20:20-28

St. James the Greater: Saint of the Day for Monday, July 25, 2016

St. James the Greater: Saint of the Day for Monday, July 25, 2016 Watch

Saints

Nothing is known of St. James the Greater's early life, though it has been established that he is the son of Zebedee and Salome and brother of John ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Sirach 44:1, 10-15 1 Next let us praise illustrious men, our ancestors in their successive generations. 10 But here is a list of ...

Daily Reading for Monday, July 25th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Second Corinthians 4:7-15 7 But we hold this treasure in pots of earthenware, so that the immensity of the power is God's and not our ...

Why Obama's own BROTHER isn't voting for Hillary Clinton

Why Obama's own BROTHER isn't voting for Hillary Clinton Watch

Politics & Policy

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Barack Obama may have endorsed Hillary Clinton, but his half brother is voting for Trump! The president's half brother told the New York Post he is ...

Pope Francis responds to the heartbreaking attacks around the world

Pope Francis responds to the heartbreaking attacks around the world Watch

Living Faith

By Ann Schneible (CNA/EWTN News)

On Sunday, Pope Francis responded to recent acts of violence in Germany and Afghanistan, expressing his closeness to the families of the victims, and ...

Each New Day: Prayer of the Day for Monday, July 25, 2016

Prayers

Let me pause as I begin this new day to give it to You, Lord. Before the tumult of activities breaks in; before breakfast plates crash through my ...

'Contemplative communities are not immune': Pope Francis on prayer

'Contemplative communities are not immune': Pope Francis on prayer Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

Amid modern challenges emerging from a culture which provides increasingly easier access to outside distractions, Pope Francis has issued new norms ...

'She is the witness to the risen Christ': Mary Magdalene honored

'She is the witness to the risen Christ': Mary Magdalene honored Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

Faithful to the wish of Pope Francis, a new decree has bumped the liturgical celebration honoring St. Mary Magdalene from a memorial to a feast, ...

Christ apparition in Mexico

Christ apparition in Mexico Watch

Living Faith

By (CNA/EWTN News)

It's a major miracle that you've probably never heard of.

Daily Reading for Sunday, July 24th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Sunday, July 24th, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Genesis 18:20-32 20 Then Yahweh said, 'The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin is so grave, 21 that I shall go ...

Virgin Mary appears in Africa, is it a WARNING? HD

Virgin Mary appears in Africa, is it a WARNING? HD Watch

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Virgin Mary appears in Africa, is it a WARNING? http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70025 By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

 Paving the Way to Vote Your Conscience

Paving the Way to Vote Your Conscience

Blog

By Chaplain Adele M. Gill, RN, BSN, CPC

This week, Hillary Clinton picked her VP running mate, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, a Jesuit-taught Catholic. Media pundits are touting his strong ...

Laying Aside a Root of Bitterness

Laying Aside a Root of Bitterness

Blog

By Cheryl Jones

In spite of the desperate times in which we live, there has been a certain indulgence in bitterness among conservatives.

'I was thinking as long as I have my hands up ... they're not going to shoot me.' Police fire shots at unarmed black therapist as he lies on the ground asking not to be shot

'I was thinking as long as I have my hands up ... they're not going to shoot me.' Police fire shots at unarmed black therapist as he lies on the ground asking not to be shot Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Behavioral therapist Charles Kinsey was attempting to calm his autistic patient, who had run away from a group home, when officers arrived on the ...

Daily Reading for Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Jeremiah 7:1-11 1 The word that came to Jeremiah from Yahweh, saying, 2 'Stand at the gate of the Temple of Yahweh and there proclaim ...

Vatican sponsors UN panel on Human Trafficking and here's the simple solution they found HD

Vatican sponsors UN panel on Human Trafficking and here's the simple solution they found HD Watch

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Vatican sponsors UN panel on Human Trafficking and here's the simple solution they found http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70007 By ...

Daily Readings for Sunday, July 24, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Genesis 18:20-32, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 138:1-3, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 138:6-8, Gospel: Luke 11:1-13, Reading 2: Colossians 2:12-14

St. John Boste: Saint of the Day for Sunday, July 24, 2016

St. John Boste: Saint of the Day for Sunday, July 24, 2016 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 Sunday, July 24, 2016

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 ...

Ted Cruz did WHAT at the Republican National Convention? HD

Ted Cruz did WHAT at the Republican National Convention? HD Watch

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Ted Cruz did WHAT at the Republican National Convention? http://www.catholic.org/news/politics/story.php?id=70011 By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

Wedding Anniversary Prayer HD

Wedding Anniversary Prayer HD Watch

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May God bless you and grant you joy. May He deepen your love for each other. May He bless you and in your family and friends, And lead you to ...

Exorcism performed on woman after 'creature from Philippine folklore' possesses her

Exorcism performed on woman after 'creature from Philippine folklore' possesses her Watch

Asia Pacific

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A video claiming to show a woman undergoing an exorcism after being possessed by "demon goblins" has made its way throughout social media.

'Thank you Nintendo!!!': Pokemon GO helps autistic child overcome obstacles

'Thank you Nintendo!!!': Pokemon GO helps autistic child overcome obstacles Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Excited mother takes to social media after her 6-year-old son, Ralph, who suffers hyperlexia and autism, overcomes problems with help from Pokémon GO.

Russians BOMB U.S. base in Syria - 4 dead

Russians BOMB U.S. base in Syria - 4 dead Watch

Middle East

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Russian warplanes have bombed a U.S. base in Syria. The attacks took place on June 16 and are only now being disclosed to the public.

Texas female teacher slammed to ground - White officer claims blacks have 'violent tendencies'

Texas female teacher slammed to ground - White officer claims blacks have 'violent tendencies' Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A disturbing video was recently released over a year after a white Texas officer slams a black second-grade teacher to the pavement.

Donald Trump becomes official Republican nominee HD

Donald Trump becomes official Republican nominee HD Watch

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The people have won! Trump becomes official nominee http://www.catholic.org/news/politics/story.php?id=69989 David Drudge (CALIFORNIA ...

'I am convinced that Father Tom is alive': New photo of haggard-looking Fr. Tom released HD

'I am convinced that Father Tom is alive': New photo of haggard-looking Fr. Tom released HD Watch

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'I am convinced that Father Tom is alive': New photo of haggard-looking Fr. Tom ...