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Finding God Through Suffering

Finding God Through Suffering

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By Michael Seagriff

Let me repeat some obvious truths. God is more powerful than any of us. He draws each of us to Himself. He wants to excite our hearts. He longs to ...

GRUESOME WEAPON: Made from four human pelvises, tool was used to desecrate corpses

GRUESOME WEAPON: Made from four human pelvises, tool was used to desecrate corpses Watch

Europe

Archaeologists have made a gruesome discovery. The bones of ancient Iron Age warriors around the time of Christ were impaled on wooden stakes in ...

NEW THERAPY: Will chemotherapy be rendered obsolete in 20 years' time?

NEW THERAPY: Will chemotherapy be rendered obsolete in 20 years' time? Watch

Health

Chemotherapy is regime that many cancer patients undergo. Many feel that the cure is at times worse than the disease: Weeks of nausea, fatigue, ...

Refugee children from Honduras to be warmly welcomed in 'murder ravaged' Chicago

Refugee children from Honduras to be warmly welcomed in 'murder ravaged' Chicago Watch

U.S.

The plight of unaccompanied children making their way from Central America into the United States through the Texas border has been in national ...

UNIVISION IS UNO: Univision is in first place for second consecutive July sweep

UNIVISION IS UNO: Univision is in first place for second consecutive July sweep Watch

TV

Spanish language networks have proven to be strong contenders in the U.S. TV market. As evidence of this growing popularity, Univision stations ...

Five people killed right after 72-hour truce declared in Gaza

Five people killed right after 72-hour truce declared in Gaza Watch

Middle East

Five people were killed a few short hours later a 72-hour ceasefire was declared in Gaza. Both United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, August 02, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 26:11-16, Reading 1: Amos 26:24, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 69:15-16, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 69:30-31, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah ...

St. Eusebius of Vercelli: Saint of the Day for Saturday, August 02, 2014

St. Eusebius of Vercelli: Saint of the Day for Saturday, August 02, 2014 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 Saturday, August 02, 2014

Prayers

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

CRISIS IN SIERRA LEONE: Ebola patients quarantined as 57 new deaths reported

CRISIS IN SIERRA LEONE: Ebola patients quarantined as 57 new deaths reported Watch

Africa

In light of the worsening Ebola crisis, the West African nation of Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency. Troops have been called in to ...

Sudanese woman previously sentenced to death arrives in United States

Sudanese woman previously sentenced to death arrives in United States Watch

U.S.

Mariam Ibrahim from Sudan, at one time sentenced to die for her Christian faith has since arrived at her new home in the United States. Her ...

NATIONAL SHAME: India has the most child laborers in the world

NATIONAL SHAME: India has the most child laborers in the world Watch

Asia Pacific

Children, between the ages of five to 14 years of age are forced to work eight hours a day without break, seven days a week is a fact of life in ...

Friday, August 1 - Homily: St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, He Has a Plan For Us

Friday, August 1 - Homily: St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, He Has a Plan For Us Watch

Daily Homilies

On this memorial of St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, bishop and Doctor of the Church, Fr. Angelo explains how Our Lord sent His disciples away on ...

Astronomers discover a 'magnifying glass' in space that acts like a time machine

Astronomers discover a 'magnifying glass' in space that acts like a time machine Watch

Technology

Astronomers have discovered a virtual magnifying glass in space that allows them to look farther back in time than they normally can, to an age when ...

Report: Forty Five Christian Churches and Institutions Destroyed Since ISIS Established Caliphate

Report: Forty Five Christian Churches and Institutions Destroyed Since ISIS Established Caliphate Watch

Middle East

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

ISIS Jihadist thugs have taken an axe to the tomb of Jonah, destroying it with a kind of gleeful and mad abandon. They ripped down the Cross from ...

Aug 01 - Homily: Our Lady of the Angels and St. Alphonsus Liguori

Aug 01 - Homily: Our Lady of the Angels and St. Alphonsus Liguori Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

The great doctor of moral theology, St. Alphonsus Maria Liguori, teaches how to fix our wills firmly on God, as did Our Lady, Queen of the Angels. ...

Saint Alphonsus Liguori and the Chains of Love

Saint Alphonsus Liguori and the Chains of Love Watch

Christian Saints & Heroes

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Since God knew that man is enticed by favors, he wished to bind him to his love by means of his gifts: - I want to catch men with the snares, ...

Memorial of Ignatius of Loyola, Priest: We are all Called to Become Saints

Memorial of Ignatius of Loyola, Priest: We are all Called to Become Saints Watch

Christian Saints & Heroes

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Over the centuries, the Jesuits have been relied upon by Popes as trustworthy, heroic soldiers for Jesus Christ and His Church. Yes, there have ...

Nuclear weapons still threaten the world

Nuclear weapons still threaten the world

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

You are within 30 minutes of being incinerated from nuclear weapons!

Why do We Tolerate Hollywood's Assault on the Sacrament of Marriage?

Why do We Tolerate Hollywood's Assault on the Sacrament of Marriage?

Blog

By Michael Clark

How can we as a society defend marriage when we allow to be in the same class as a game show? Specifically I mean the companion TV shows The Bachelor ...

'We are coming for you!' American Islamic jihadist suicide bomber gleefully shouts to Americans on chilling final video

'We are coming for you!' American Islamic jihadist suicide bomber gleefully shouts to Americans on chilling final video Watch

U.S.

A new video shows an American smiling as he prepares to kill himself and dozens of others in a suicide bombing. In the video, made just before his ...

Obianuju Ekeocha: An African woman's Thank-you Letter to Meriam Ibrahim

Obianuju Ekeocha: An African woman's Thank-you Letter to Meriam Ibrahim Watch

Africa

By Obianuju Ekeocha

You, my African sister, have become a lightning rod to the radical feminists of our times who repudiate and denigrate every virtue that you ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, August 02, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 26:11-16, Reading 1: Amos 26:24, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 69:15-16, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 69:33-34, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah ...

St. Alphonsus Marie Liguori: Saint of the Day for Friday, August 01, 2014

St. Alphonsus Marie Liguori: Saint of the Day for Friday, August 01, 2014 Watch

Saints

Bishop, Doctor of the Church, and the founder of the Redemptorist Congregation. He was born Alphonsus Marie Antony John Cosmos Damien Michael Gaspard ...

For Motherhood: Prayer of the Day for Friday, August 01, 2014

Prayers

Good St. Gerard, powerful intercessor before the throne of God, wonder-worker of our day, I call upon you and seek your aid. You know that my husband ...

Bridget of Sweden, Marriage and Family, and the Need for Canonized Married Saints

Bridget of Sweden, Marriage and Family, and the Need for Canonized Married Saints Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The clear teaching of the Bible, the Christian tradition and the re-emphasis of the last Council in the Catholic Church, the Second Vatican ...

France grants asylum to Iraqi Christians as U.S. rebuked for 'silence'

France grants asylum to Iraqi Christians as U.S. rebuked for 'silence' Watch

Europe

As the genocide of Iraqi Christians continues, the French government now says it is willing to grant asylum to Iraqi Christians. "We are ...

GOBBLING UP RESOURCES: Fastest part of U.S. population is immigrants, gobbling up national resources

GOBBLING UP RESOURCES: Fastest part of U.S. population is immigrants, gobbling up national resources Watch

U.S.

Most of the United States' population growth is from immigrants - who are consuming resources dangerously fast. Those are the finding of the ...

COUNTDOWN TO GLOBAL INFECTION: Hunt is on for 30,000 Ebola carriers worldwide

COUNTDOWN TO GLOBAL INFECTION: Hunt is on for 30,000 Ebola carriers worldwide Watch

Health

With the death of 40-year-old Patrick Sawyer, an American who contracted Ebola while caring for his sister with the virus, the hunt is on for ...

THERE IS HOPE: Drug-resistant malaria has not yet spread to parts of Africa

THERE IS HOPE: Drug-resistant malaria has not yet spread to parts of Africa Watch

Health

As the western part of the African continent struggles with the spread of the horrifying Ebola virus, there is hope on the health front - albeit ...

'Above the control of the national government' - Liberia overwhelmed with Ebola outbreak

'Above the control of the national government' - Liberia overwhelmed with Ebola outbreak Watch

Africa

The Ebola outbreak in the West African nation of Liberia has officially reached its tipping point. "Our government has declared this now as a ...