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OLD HEARTS: Many Americans have hearts older than their chronological age

OLD HEARTS: Many Americans have hearts older than their chronological age Watch

Health

Many Americans have an old, old heart... and while this sounds like the lyric to a country western song, it is a biological fact for many. A new ...

POPE FRANCIS ISSUES EXTRAORDINARY INDULGENCE - Here's how you and others can obtain it

POPE FRANCIS ISSUES EXTRAORDINARY INDULGENCE - Here's how you and others can obtain it Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis is issuing a Jubilee Indulgence that he hopes will allow people to experience God's mercy and grace. In preparation for the coming ...

Priest asks, what would St. Francis of Assisi do if he were alive today?

Priest asks, what would St. Francis of Assisi do if he were alive today? Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

On the first World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, the preacher to the papal household said that St. Francis of Assisi is a key model in ...

Homeless grow large garden for food in Atlanta

Homeless grow large garden for food in Atlanta Watch

Home & Food

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Homeless people come together and plant a garden to provide food for a shelter in Atlanta.

'The Great Satan': Iran military official slams United States as country's 'No. 1 enemy'

'The Great Satan': Iran military official slams United States as country's 'No. 1 enemy' Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

General Mohammad Ali Jafari, the head of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, described the United States as the "Great Satan" and Iran's Experts Assembly ...

Pope Francis asks American teenager to sing for him

Pope Francis asks American teenager to sing for him Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

17-year-old Valerie Herrera, a senior at Cristo Bey Jesuit High School, was asked by Pope Francis to sing a song.

Daily Readings for Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Colossians 1:1-8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 52:10-11, Gospel: Luke 4:38-44

St. Ingrid of Sweden: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Watch

Saints

Born in Skänninge, Sweden, in the 13th century, St. Ingrid lived under the spiritual direction of Peter of Dacia, a Dominican priest. She was the ...

Prayer for Employment: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Prayers

You govern your creation, O God, and bring it to perfection by the work of our hands. Hear the prayers of your people who ask for work that will ...

ISIS fighters caught crossing border disguised as refugees

ISIS fighters caught crossing border disguised as refugees Watch

Europe

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Five ISIS fighters were seized as they attempted to cross the Bulgarian-Macedonian border with gruesome videos and ISIS propaganda on their phones. ...

Crowd of men watch as Afghan woman receives 100 lashes for adultery

Crowd of men watch as Afghan woman receives 100 lashes for adultery Watch

Middle East

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A man and woman who committed adultery were forced to kneel before a crowd of men while being lashed by an Afghan judge.  

World's Most Dangerous University: Students plauged with disease, beaten and kidnapped at Mexican university

World's Most Dangerous University: Students plauged with disease, beaten and kidnapped at Mexican university Watch

Americas

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Several reports of abductions, breakout of diseases and violence have been reported at the University of Veracruz in Mexico. A recent incident even ...

Deadly amoeba kills 14-year-old Olympic hopeful

Deadly amoeba kills 14-year-old Olympic hopeful Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Three-time Junior Olympics qualifier Michael Riley passed away last Sunday after a short battle with a rare brain infection. His family says they ...

Making the punishment fit the crime - Ohio judge doles out unusual sentences

Making the punishment fit the crime - Ohio judge doles out unusual sentences Watch

U.S.

Making the punishment fit the crime seems to be the method behind Judge Michael Cicconetti's madness. The Ohio judge metes out unusual ...

Pope Francis holds virtual audience with Americans prior to U.S. visit

Pope Francis holds virtual audience with Americans prior to U.S. visit Watch

U.S.

Speaking to Americans nationwide, Pope Francis participated in a virtual audience hosted by ABC News. Moderated inside the Vatican by ABC News' ...

Sep 01 - Homily: Protection from Devils

Sep 01 - Homily: Protection from Devils Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Peter on how Our Lord cast out so many devils from possessed people and how this indicates that we are sure of being protected from evil spirits ...

Sep 01 - Homily: The Rosary Vanquishes the Foe

Sep 01 - Homily: The Rosary Vanquishes the Foe Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

This homily is a reflection given by Fr. Joseph M. McShane tying together the life of St. Beatrice de Silva and Gospel of the day. Ave Maria! Mass: ...

Obama on Mars? NASA scoffs at those who see everything from Obama to spacecrafts in Curiosity rover pictures

Obama on Mars? NASA scoffs at those who see everything from Obama to spacecrafts in Curiosity rover pictures Watch

Technology

Conspiracy theorists have pored over photos sent back from the Curiosity rover pictures from Mars to find all manner of fanciful things. Some ...

'It just fell out': Latest Planned Parenthood hidden-camera footage reveals a sickening lack of human values (WARNING: Graphic Video)

'It just fell out': Latest Planned Parenthood hidden-camera footage reveals a sickening lack of human values (WARNING: Graphic Video) Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Planned Parenthood is exposed once again in another undercover video from the Center for Medical Progress. A conversation with Dr. Katharine Sheehan, ...

MASSIVE MANHUNT for three suspects on the loose after killing an Illinois officer

MASSIVE MANHUNT for three suspects on the loose after killing an Illinois officer Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A police officer on a routine patrol was shot and killed around 8am Tuesday morning in Fox Lake, Illinois. Law enforcement officers flood the area to ...

Why the entire world should care about ISIS' destruction of a Syrian temple

Why the entire world should care about ISIS' destruction of a Syrian temple Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

When ISIS destroyed the Temple of Baalshamin, also referred to as the Temple of Bel, they crumbled more than just pillars and rooms, they ravaged a ...

World must address climate change or 'condemn our children to a world they will no longer have the capacity to repair,' Obama says

World must address climate change or 'condemn our children to a world they will no longer have the capacity to repair,' Obama says Watch

Green

United States President Barack Obama called upon world to act quickly on climate change or "condemn our children to a world they will no longer ...

Catholic lawmakers asked by Pope to rally for pro-life, immigrants and persecuted Christians

Catholic lawmakers asked by Pope to rally for pro-life, immigrants and persecuted Christians Watch

Living Faith

By Ann Schneible, CNA/EWTN News

On Sunday, Pope Francis urged Catholic legislators to be protectors of human life, calling them to "be strong" against a throwaway culture marked ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Thessalonians 5:1-6, Reading 1: 1 Thessalonians 5:9-11

St. Giles, Abbot: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, September 01, 2015

St. Giles, Abbot: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Watch

Saints

St. Giles, Abbot (Patron of Physically Disabled) Feast day - September 1 St. Giles is said to have been a seventh century Athenian of noble ...

Three O' Clock Prayer to the Divine Mercy: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Prayers

You expired, O Jesus, but the source of life gushed forth for souls and an ocean of mercy opened up for the whole world. O Fount of Life, ...

Hillary Clinton is a FELON - New email dump contains 150 CLASSIFIED emails

Hillary Clinton is a FELON - New email dump contains 150 CLASSIFIED emails Watch

Politics & Policy

The State Department released a large batch of Clinton emails on Monday, with another 7,000 pages released to the media. Classified information has ...

Supreme Court abandons Kim Davis, her martyrdom should come quickly

Supreme Court abandons Kim Davis, her martyrdom should come quickly Watch

U.S.

Rowan County Clerk, Kim Davis had her day in court and it went badly. However, she still has her job, and she is still conducting herself with ...

Nearly all seabird species expected to have guts full of plastic by 2050

Nearly all seabird species expected to have guts full of plastic by 2050 Watch

Green

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A recently published study stated by 2050, nearly every seabird species is predicted to have plastic debris ingested into their systems.

The World Meeting of Families is coming: Here's what you can learn from the event

The World Meeting of Families is coming: Here's what you can learn from the event Watch

Marriage & Family

By CNA/EWTN News

The World Meeting of Families event next month in Philadelphia aims to lead families to know their importance as a gift from God and to help them ...

Twin Strangers meet online and discover shocking similarities

Twin Strangers meet online and discover shocking similarities Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The website twinstrangers.com brought together 23-year-old Ambra and 33-year-old Jennifer in an astonishing doppleganger encounter.