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WORST YET TO COME? Islamic State threat 'beyond anything we've seen,' Pentagon says

WORST YET TO COME? Islamic State threat 'beyond anything we've seen,' Pentagon says Watch

U.S.

Catholic Online has been keeping very close watch on the atrocities being committed by Islamic State in both Iraq and Syria, and according to a ...

NEANDERTHALS LIVED WITH MODERN MAN: Researchers say there is new evidence they interbred

NEANDERTHALS LIVED WITH MODERN MAN: Researchers say there is new evidence they interbred Watch

Green

It was previously believed that Neanderthals vanished instantaneously and didn't interact what would later become known as Modern Man. However, ...

Medical help short-handed in raging Ebola outbreak

Medical help short-handed in raging Ebola outbreak Watch

Africa

By Alex Whiting, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Hospitals battling the Ebola outbreak in West Africa desperately need more staff, as local doctors leave their posts and foreign doctors are ...

Lawsuit dropped against devil worshiper in Oklahoma

Lawsuit dropped against devil worshiper in Oklahoma Watch

U.S.

The leader of a satanic group in Oklahoma City had threatened that he and his followers would defile a consecrated communion wafer as an offering ...

DIFFERENT FASHION SHOOT: Five Indian acid attack victims pose for photos

DIFFERENT FASHION SHOOT: Five Indian acid attack victims pose for photos Watch

Asia Pacific

Five female Indian acid attack victims gathered for a different sort of fashion shoot recently, in order to raise public awareness. The effect ...

What Pope Francis said to make millions think again about abortion

What Pope Francis said to make millions think again about abortion Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

When Francis began his service from the chair of Peter, much hoopla filled the media about some alleged softening in the opposition of the Catholic ...

Daily Readings for Friday, August 22, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Micah 37:1-14, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 107:2-9, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 22:34-40

St. Andrew the Scot: Saint of the Day for Friday, August 22, 2014 Watch

Saints

Archdeacon and companion of St. Donatus. Andrew and his sister, St. Bridget the Younger, were born in Ireland of noble parents.They were educated by ...

Adoration Prayer : Prayer of the Day for Friday, August 22, 2014

Prayers

My Lord Jesus Christ, I believe that You are really here in this Sacrament. Night and day You remain here compassionate and loving. You call, ...

Friday, August 22 - Homily: Singular Grace = Singular Glory

Friday, August 22 - Homily: Singular Grace = Singular Glory Watch

Daily Homilies

To say Our Lady's glory in Heaven is unimaginable, is an understatement.

Should Americans have job preference over unskilled-illegal immigrants? President Obama doesn't think so

Should Americans have job preference over unskilled-illegal immigrants? President Obama doesn't think so Watch

U.S.

According to the Associated Press: "one of the more popular requests among business and family groups is a change in the way green cards are ...

Radical Transgender Activism and the Dangers of the Gender Identity Movement

Radical Transgender Activism and the Dangers of the Gender Identity Movement Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

In a culture where freedom has been redefined as a right to choose anything and liberty has degenerated into license, the newspeak of the age has ...

DEAR CATHOLIC ONLINE: Keep it free, keep it going

DEAR CATHOLIC ONLINE: Keep it free, keep it going

Christmas / Advent

Catholic Online is heavily invested in brining you world class news delivered from the Catholic perspective. This service is provided for free and we ...

Prophetic, Pro-Life Pope Reminds Us Procured Abortion Cut from Same Evil Root as Human Trafficking

Prophetic, Pro-Life Pope Reminds Us Procured Abortion Cut from Same Evil Root as Human Trafficking Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

When Francis began his service from the chair of Peter, much hoopla filled the media about some alleged softening in the opposition of the ...

Saturday's Chore List: Mock Pro-lifers and Tell Lies

Saturday's Chore List: Mock Pro-lifers and Tell Lies Watch

Blog

By by Tara K. E. Brelinsky

Just as your boyfriend cruises closer to the clinic, you see a commotion that looks something like a circus. Then you realize it's all happening ...

Mags, the Canadian pop artist who fights suffering with music

Mags, the Canadian pop artist who fights suffering with music Watch

International > ROMEreports TV

http://en.romereports.com With two albums released, this 19 year old artist sees her music as a way of finding God.

Human rights violations continue as Mali jails child soldiers

Human rights violations continue as Mali jails child soldiers Watch

Africa

Amnesty International is reporting that Mali's government continues its practice of jailing children accused of having been members of armed ...

Israeli airstrike kills three Hamas commanders, Palestinians vow revenge

Israeli airstrike kills three Hamas commanders, Palestinians vow revenge Watch

Middle East

Israeli airstrikes killed three senior Hamas commanders in the Gaza Strip and announced that they would continue to target the terrorist group's ...

Kurds promise to protect Christians 'until the last drop of blood!'

Kurds promise to protect Christians 'until the last drop of blood!' Watch

Middle East

A delegation of senior members of the Catholic and Orthodox Churches visited Irbil, Iraq, in order to show their support and solidarity with the ...

NEW HOPE IN EBOLA CRISIS: U.S. doctor released from hospital - cured

NEW HOPE IN EBOLA CRISIS: U.S. doctor released from hospital - cured Watch

Health

Contracting the deadly African virus while he worked to save their lives, Dr. Kent Brantly became one of the handful of people from the United ...

BEEN THERE: Attorney General Eric Holder shares personal experiences while in Ferguson

BEEN THERE: Attorney General Eric Holder shares personal experiences while in Ferguson Watch

Politics & Policy

In Ferguson, Missouri to investigate the officer-involved shooting of teenager Michael Brown, Attorney General Eric Holder shared personal ...

ICE CAPS MELTING: Antarctica, Greenland losing ice mass rapidly

ICE CAPS MELTING: Antarctica, Greenland losing ice mass rapidly Watch

Green

At times, it appears that the entire world will be submerged underwater in the space of a few years. Greenland is losing about 375 cubic ...

Daily Readings for Friday, August 22, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Micah 37:1-14, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 107:2-9, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 22:34-40

St. Pius X: Saint of the Day for Thursday, August 21, 2014

St. Pius X: Saint of the Day for Thursday, August 21, 2014 Watch

Saints

On June 2, 1835, Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto saw the light of earth at Riesi, Province of Treviso, in Venice; on August 20, 1914, he saw the light of ...

Prayer for the Sick and Seniors: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, August 21, 2014

Prayers

All praise and glory are yours, Lord our God. For you have called us to serve you and one another in love. Bless our sick today so that they may ...

Man bites dog? Try man BITES SNAKE - and lives to tell the tale

Man bites dog? Try man BITES SNAKE - and lives to tell the tale Watch

Asia Pacific

They say when a man bites dog, its news. A man in India did that adage one better by biting a venomous blue krait snake, and managed to live to ...

Add a note of sophistication to your home with mood lighting

Add a note of sophistication to your home with mood lighting Watch

Home & Food

An environment with full, bright lighting is good for entertaining and workaday activities. However, in order to bring a feeling of relaxation ...

TERROR JOINS FORCES: Yemeni al-Qaeda ends solidarity to IS in Iraq

TERROR JOINS FORCES: Yemeni al-Qaeda ends solidarity to IS in Iraq Watch

Middle East

Evil minds think alike, as two of the world's most deadly terrorist organizations have apparently joined forces in the tumult facing Iraq. The ...

DISCOVERY SUGGESTS LIFE ON OTHER PLANETS: Ecosystems found in Arctic lakes surprises researchers

DISCOVERY SUGGESTS LIFE ON OTHER PLANETS: Ecosystems found in Arctic lakes surprises researchers Watch

Green

The Arctic regions of our Earth, where there is very little marine or animal life seem at first incapable of sustaining organisms. However - ...

As the Ebola outbreak death toll rises, Britain puts out a plea to international researchers everywhere

As the Ebola outbreak death toll rises, Britain puts out a plea to international researchers everywhere Watch

Africa

The Wellcome Trust and the United kingdom's Department for International Development put out a plea for researchers around the world to help ...

Caught in the act! This brutal video shows a CHP officer beating a woman on the side of the freeway

Caught in the act! This brutal video shows a CHP officer beating a woman on the side of the freeway Watch

U.S.

A viral video has landed a California Highway Patrol officer in huge trouble after it was posted on YouTube.