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Surrogate mothers forced into practice by husbands, boyfriends

Surrogate mothers forced into practice by husbands, boyfriends Watch

Marriage & Family

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Women from a poor demographic have become an increasing interest in the multi-billion dollar surrogate industry, with most mothers being forced ...

Catholic organization's approach to female reproductive health a 'game changer'

Catholic organization's approach to female reproductive health a 'game changer' Watch

Health

By Gabrielle Cubera, CNA EWTN News

With the hope of providing authentic and ethical health care for women, Dr. Thomas Hilgers, creator of Natural Procreative Technology, has worked ...

World's first malaria vaccine wins approval from European drug regulators

World's first malaria vaccine wins approval from European drug regulators Watch

Health

The world's first malaria vaccine is a go with European drug regulators after it was recommended safe and effective for babies at risk of the ...

Kenyan women beat starvation by 'sack farming'

Kenyan women beat starvation by 'sack farming' Watch

Africa

By Caroline Wambui, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Central Kenya's Nturukuma region is not kind to farmers - its erratic rainfall, desert vegetation and drying riverbeds push most people into ...

GLOVES ARE OFF: Donald Trump denounces Bush, Walker and Clinton as being beholden to donors

GLOVES ARE OFF: Donald Trump denounces Bush, Walker and Clinton as being beholden to donors Watch

Politics & Policy

At a "free-wheeling" press conference, GOP Presidential candidate Donald Trump says he is putting no cap into the money he is going to pour into ...

'Nothing can separate me from the love of God': The first American Ebola patient shares his profound realization on deathbed

'Nothing can separate me from the love of God': The first American Ebola patient shares his profound realization on deathbed Watch

Living Faith

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

He was the first American who contracted the deadly Ebola virus - fearful and sick, Dr. Kent Brantly came to realize something important for ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 34:28, Reading 1: Exodus 33:7-11, Reading 1: Exodus 34:5-9, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:6-13, Gospel: Matthew 13:35-43

St. Innocent I: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, July 28, 2015

St. Innocent I: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Watch

Saints

Innocent was born at Albano, Italy. He became Pope, succeeding Pope St. Anastasius I, on December 22, 401. During Innocent's pontificate, he ...

Prayer for Parents #1: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Prayers

Grant us, O Lord Jesus, to imitate faithfully the example of your Holy Family and to make our home another Nazareth. May peace, love and happiness ...

560-pound man sets out to bike across the U.S. to lose weight and save his marriage

560-pound man sets out to bike across the U.S. to lose weight and save his marriage Watch

Health

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

To try to live a healthy life, get a job and save his failing marriage, a 560-pound man decided to embark on a biking journey across the United ...

Threatening note promising revenge attacks found on U.S. military serviceman's car

Threatening note promising revenge attacks found on U.S. military serviceman's car Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Under the windshield wiper of a car, owned by an unidentified serviceman, was a note warning the military of a revenge under investigation. ...

'God is ready!' Letter from young girl to her grandfather touches the entire family as the man passes away

'God is ready!' Letter from young girl to her grandfather touches the entire family as the man passes away Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Children never fail to bring hope in the purest form. A Mississippi man died peacefully a night after he received a heartfelt note from his young ...

Two soldiers injured during a terrorist attack in Algeria

Two soldiers injured during a terrorist attack in Algeria Watch

Africa

Algeria continues to pay for its fight against terrorism. After a deadly attack perpetrated in the region of Ain Defla on July 17, against an army ...

Medical chimps abandoned in the jungles of Liberia, left to starve and die

Medical chimps abandoned in the jungles of Liberia, left to starve and die Watch

Marriage & Family

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Sixty-six chimpanzees were left in the deep jungles of Liberia after being used for medical experiments. Animal charities are seeking desperate help ...

Jul 27 - Homily: Penance or Hell

Jul 27 - Homily: Penance or Hell Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Blessed Mary Magdalene of Martinengo was a noble woman who became a Poor Clare at seventeen. However, even as a child she delighted in penance and ...

Jul 27 - Homily: Pray and Love God

Jul 27 - Homily: Pray and Love God Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Through prayer, our love for God grows so that we can better serve Him. Ave Maria! Mass: Bl. Mary Magdalene of Martinengo - Opt Mem - ...

French locals not happy about King Salman of Saudi Arabia's three-week Riviera vacation

French locals not happy about King Salman of Saudi Arabia's three-week Riviera vacation Watch

Europe

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The King of Saudi Arabia, King Salman was scheduled to arrive in France Friday for a holiday trip at the Riviera Beach. The King was expected to ...

Have scientists found the key to shut off aging? New study with worms finds success

Have scientists found the key to shut off aging? New study with worms finds success Watch

Health

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Scientists have uncovered how to switch off the aging process, during a recent study with worms, which could possibly lead to the process being ...

Missouri Sheriff's 'inspiring' phrase on police patrol cars enrages atheists

Missouri Sheriff's 'inspiring' phrase on police patrol cars enrages atheists Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A Missouri sheriff made the decision to adorn all of his station's police patrol cars with the words, "In God We Trust." It has quickly sparked up a ...

Nuns vs. Obama: Obama Administration refuses to exempt Little Sisters of the Poor from regulation forcing them to distribute birth control

Nuns vs. Obama: Obama Administration refuses to exempt Little Sisters of the Poor from regulation forcing them to distribute birth control Watch

Politics & Policy

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The national debate over the Affordable Care Act is heating up. A Romantic Catholic group of nuns, who manage a nursing home around the world called ...

Freaky Friday on a Monday

Freaky Friday on a Monday

Blog

By Shelly A. Schneider

One of our main goals in life, Jim and I, is to raise responsible and loving children. I will tell you right now there are days when I believe we're ...

Millions upon Millions of United Kingdom aid money funneled to the Clintons

Millions upon Millions of United Kingdom aid money funneled to the Clintons Watch

Politics & Policy

Influential people, falling sway to a former United States president - and his wife, with eyes on the White House, it was learned that tens of ...

Daily Readings for Monday, July 27, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 32:30-34, Reading 1: Exodus 32:15-24, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 106:19-23, Gospel: Matthew 13:31-35

St. Pantaleon: Saint of the Day for Monday, July 27, 2015

St. Pantaleon: Saint of the Day for Monday, July 27, 2015 Watch

Saints

St Pantaleon came from Nicomedia, near the Black Sea, in Asia. He was such a famous doctor that the Emperor himself chose him for his own doctor. ...

Hail Mary: Prayer of the Day for Monday, July 27, 2015

Prayers

Hail Mary full of Grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed are thou among women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb Jesus. Holy Mary Mother of God, ...

YOU WILL NOT TAKE MY HEAD! - Notorious ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' now on the run from his former bosses

YOU WILL NOT TAKE MY HEAD! - Notorious ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' now on the run from his former bosses Watch

Middle East

He was at one time the most visible and dreaded figure in the Islamic State terror group . now, "Jihadi John" has fled for his life, afraid ...

Displeased with 'attack' editorial, Donald Trump bars Iowa newspaper from campaign event

Displeased with 'attack' editorial, Donald Trump bars Iowa newspaper from campaign event Watch

Politics & Policy

It was yet another gutsy move from the billionaire real estate tycoon, which may alienate some - as well as win new friends. Displeased with an ...

FLAT-OUT LIE: Ted Cruz says fellow Republican Mitch McConnell lied about Export-Import Bank

FLAT-OUT LIE: Ted Cruz says fellow Republican Mitch McConnell lied about Export-Import Bank Watch

Politics & Policy

Well-known for his reputation fieriness, Ted Cruz took to the Senate floor last week and said that Mitch McConnell told a "lie." The Texan ...

Does Planned Parenthood Contribute Anything of Value to Society?

Does Planned Parenthood Contribute Anything of Value to Society?

U.S.

By Matt C. Abbott

Granted, the Church's infallible teaching on the intrinsic immorality of contraception is derided by the libertine left, and too few Catholics ...

J. Matt Barber: The Meaning of Life

J. Matt Barber: The Meaning of Life

Living Faith

By J. Matt Barber

So this was rock bottom. The day, which yet again wore into night with fast food and old Bonanza reruns, would end like all the rest. Where were ...

Obama to Abortionists: Thank you, Planned Parenthood. God bless you.

Obama to Abortionists: Thank you, Planned Parenthood. God bless you. Watch

U.S.

By Ken Blackwell

In two startling videos, we have seen Planned Parenthood leaders engaged in a ghoulish traffic in the organs of unborn children whom they have ...