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Pope accepts resignation of Bishop Robert Finn, years after conviction due to his failure to report abuse

Pope accepts resignation of Bishop Robert Finn, years after conviction due to his failure to report abuse Watch

U.S.

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Robert Finn. The bishop had remained on his post for years after becoming the highest-ranking ...

Apostle of California, Father Junipero Serra, to be canonized by Pope during U.S. visit

Apostle of California, Father Junipero Serra, to be canonized by Pope during U.S. visit Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis is scheduled to personally preside over the canonization ceremony of Father Junipero Serra in Washington, D.C. on September 23 ...

Have they found their man? Koch brothers offer audition to Jeb Bush

Have they found their man? Koch brothers offer audition to Jeb Bush Watch

Politics & Policy

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Koch brothers, Charles and David, the wealthy political donors who have dipped their hands and massive fortunes into U.S. politics for years, ...

'Faith must not be turned into power,' Pope Francis warns

'Faith must not be turned into power,' Pope Francis warns Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis, at mass in St. Martha's House, recalled that many people follow Jesus simply out of self-interest. This "spirit, which lies ...

Tuesday, April 21 - Homily : St. Anselm of Canterbury

Tuesday, April 21 - Homily : St. Anselm of Canterbury Watch

Daily Homilies

As we celebrate the feast day of St. Anselm of Canterbury, Doctor of the Church, let us deepen our appreciation of the Catechism for the ...

Taking a multivitamin for your health? 'Healthy' multivitamins may increase risk for certain diseases by more than 50 percent

Taking a multivitamin for your health? 'Healthy' multivitamins may increase risk for certain diseases by more than 50 percent Watch

Health

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Multivitamins have long been a staple of what many would call a "healthy" lifestyle, and the market for these pills is flooded with products that ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 8:1-8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 66:1-7, Gospel: John 6:35-40

St. Abdiesus: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, April 22, 2015

St. Abdiesus: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Saints

Also called Hebed Jesus, a deacon in the Christian community of Persia who was caught up in the persecutions conducted by King Shapur II. Records ...

Prayer for Eternal life with God: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Prayers

Heavenly Father, in glorifying Jesus and sending us your Spirit, You open the way to eternal life. May my sharing in this Gift increase my ...

13-year-old Indian girl, forced into arranged marriage, seeks help from school principal with touching letter

13-year-old Indian girl, forced into arranged marriage, seeks help from school principal with touching letter Watch

Asia Pacific

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Begging for help, a 13-year-old girl from India wrote to her school principal after failing to convince her own parents not to have her married ...

New breast cancer cases in the U.S. predicted to double by 2030

New breast cancer cases in the U.S. predicted to double by 2030 Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Recent government research projected an increase of new breast cancer cases up to 50 percent by 2030, as well as a change on its age distribution. ...

SHOCKING: Armed National Guard troop carries out operations in U.S. children's playground (VIDEO)

SHOCKING: Armed National Guard troop carries out operations in U.S. children's playground (VIDEO) Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Footage showing armed National Guard troops doing exercises was sent to Infowars, Sunday morning. The concerned listener documented the scenario, ...

Oops! The Bible did not say that: 7 famous viral quotes people think came from the Bible

Oops! The Bible did not say that: 7 famous viral quotes people think came from the Bible Watch

Living Faith

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Social media and the Internet has made it easier to share anything anywhere. Most of the time we spend in cyberspace, we see come across wonderful ...

Will one book ruin Hillary Clinton's entire presidential campaign?

Will one book ruin Hillary Clinton's entire presidential campaign? Watch

Politics & Policy

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A controversial "tell all" book about the Clinton Foundation's funding habits, titled "Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign ...

Lake Michigan Coast Guard discovers historical mystery in shallow waters

Lake Michigan Coast Guard discovers historical mystery in shallow waters Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Climate change has drawn humanity with a lot of uncovered mysteries. Just recently, a lot of amusing sights were seen in Lake Michigan when an ice ...

Apr 20 - Homily: St. Stephen: Protomartyr

Apr 20 - Homily: St. Stephen: Protomartyr Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

The Wisdom and the Spirit with which he (St. Stephen) spoke won them over to God. Wisdom is a gift of the Holy Spirit. Ave Maria! Mass: Monday 3rd ...

Apr 21 - Homily: I am the Bread of Life

Apr 21 - Homily: I am the Bread of Life Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Alan on how Our Lord is the bread of life based on His discourse in the Gospel of John. Ave Maria! Mass: Tuesday 3rd Week of Easter - Wkdy - ...

Elementary school under fire for transgender kindergarten lesson

Elementary school under fire for transgender kindergarten lesson Watch

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Allowing young kids to read books about something controversial is considered by most as one aggressive move. Recently, in Mitchell Primary School, ...

Defend Marriage! Sign the Pledge in Solidarity for Marriage, Join the March

Defend Marriage! Sign the Pledge in Solidarity for Marriage, Join the March

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

One of the leaders I have the privilege of calling my friend is a great evangelical Christian and constitutional lawyer named Mat Staver. Mat is ...

The Experience of the Resurrected Christ: A Divine Dream Worth Dying For

The Experience of the Resurrected Christ: A Divine Dream Worth Dying For

Living Faith

By Deacon Frederick Bartels

The dream of God is a dream of unending, divine love. His only Son, our Lord Jesus Christ, sacrificed his human life for this Dream: the redemption ...

Pope Francis 'considering' visit to Cuba

Pope Francis 'considering' visit to Cuba Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis is said to be considering a trip to Cuba this coming September. The papal visit would tie into his visit to the United States. The ...

World's discarded electronic junk building up into massive toxic dump

World's discarded electronic junk building up into massive toxic dump Watch

Business & Economics

Television sets, washers and driers, stereos - broken, discarded, and then thrown away, are creating a massively toxic waste dump of gargantuan ...

15 healthy and easy to prepare meals for when you're eating all alone

15 healthy and easy to prepare meals for when you're eating all alone Watch

Home & Food

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

If you wake up late in the morning or come home late from work or school, you no longer have to worry about having to prepare for a full meal. You ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 8:1, Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 7:51-60, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 31:17, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 31:3-4, ...

St. Anselm: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, April 21, 2015

St. Anselm: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Watch

Saints

St. Anselm Archbishop of Canterbury and Confessor APRIL 21,A.D. 1109 IF the Norman conquerors stripped the English nation of its liberty, and many ...

A Prayer for the Dying and a Special Soul: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Prayers

O most merciful Jesus, Lover of souls, I beseech Thee, by the agony of Thy most Sacred Heart, and by the sorrows of Thine Immaculate Mother, ...

'Turbo-charging' immune system to kill all known cancers in development

'Turbo-charging' immune system to kill all known cancers in development Watch

Health

A protein which "turbo-charges" the immune system, enabling it to fight off any cancer or virus, has been discovered by scientists. Described as ...

CHINESE BEAT COLUMBUS: Bronze artifacts suggest East Asia traded with New World 2,600 years ago

CHINESE BEAT COLUMBUS: Bronze artifacts suggest East Asia traded with New World 2,600 years ago Watch

Asia Pacific

According to a series of bronze artifacts found at the "Rising Whale" site in Cape Espenberg, Alaska, trade was taking place between East Asia ...

Diabolical new ISIS video shows two groups of Christians brutally executed

Diabolical new ISIS video shows two groups of Christians brutally executed Watch

Africa

In a malefic new Islamist State video, two separate groups of Christians are seen being led bound before being executed. The victims are thought ...

Monday, April 20 - Homily: God Always Wins

Monday, April 20 - Homily: God Always Wins Watch

Daily Homilies

There exists only two camps - that of Satan and rebellion, and those who follow Jesus Christ and the will of God. Victory has already been ...

High school faces First Amendment issues with Muslim Student Association's controversial event

High school faces First Amendment issues with Muslim Student Association's controversial event Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The principal of Mason High School in Mason, Ohio has already cancelled the "Covered Girl Challenge." Earlier last week, parents received an email ...

'Apocalyptic' dust storms leave experts speechless, causes remain unclear

'Apocalyptic' dust storms leave experts speechless, causes remain unclear Watch

Green

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Unexplained phenomena of strong dust storms are sweeping cities all over the globe, blocking the sun and darkening the day. The massive dust storms, ...