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'I will not let another Holocaust happen!' Sign the petition in support of Iraqi Christians forced to flee from persecution

'I will not let another Holocaust happen!' Sign the petition in support of Iraqi Christians forced to flee from persecution Watch

Middle East

Iraqi Christians have fled Mosul in droves, but some remain behind, awaiting their inevitably gruesome fate. As entire families risk slaughter, ...

Stop! I am asking you with all my heart. Stop! - Pope Urges End to Wars in Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza

Stop! I am asking you with all my heart. Stop! - Pope Urges End to Wars in Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza

Europe

By Asia News

He mentions children, victims of war, "from whom we take away the hope for a decent life," urging the parties to address "every diatribe with the ...

Papal visit to US not confirmed, but archbishop confident

Papal visit to US not confirmed, but archbishop confident

Living Faith

By Catholic News Agency (News Consortium)

Lets all Pray that Pope Francis comes to visit us here in the United States of America.

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 ...

Hope Didn't Die With The Baby!

Hope Didn't Die With The Baby!

Blog

By by Tara K. E. Brelinsky

My son's life, while brief, impacted the world. On this day nineteen years ago, he not only opened my womb, he stretched wide my heart. He taught ...

BLOWN TO BITS: Video surfaces of Jonah's tomb being destroyed

BLOWN TO BITS: Video surfaces of Jonah's tomb being destroyed Watch

Middle East

It's horrific footage, and many pray that it was faked - but knowing of the ruthlessness of the people involved, it probably wasn't. Jonah's ...

Daily Readings for Monday, July 28, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 13:1-11, Responsorial Psalm: Deuteronomy 32:18-21, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 13:31-35

St. Innocent I: Saint of the Day for Monday, July 28, 2014

St. Innocent I: Saint of the Day for Monday, July 28, 2014 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 Monday, July 28, 2014

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 ...

WARNING VERY GRAPHIC UNCENSORED CONTENT: Islamic State terrorists from Australia pose with the severed heads of their captives - CHRISTIANS ARE NEXT

WARNING VERY GRAPHIC UNCENSORED CONTENT: Islamic State terrorists from Australia pose with the severed heads of their captives - CHRISTIANS ARE NEXT Watch

Middle East

In a gruesome series of images, an Islamic State terrorist is tweeting images of a friend posing with the severed heads of decapitated victims. ...

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

By now, everyone who is in anyway concerned about what is happening to Christians in Iraq has heard the horrific news. The madman who claims to be ...

Meriam Ibraham is Free! The Living God Has Heard the Cry of His People! Jesus Christ is Lord!

Meriam Ibraham is Free! The Living God Has Heard the Cry of His People! Jesus Christ is Lord! Watch

Europe

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The photo of Pope Francis blessing Meriam Ibrahim and her little daughter Maya in the Casa Santa Marta on Thursday, July 24, 2014, reciving a ...

Enjoy a SNEAK PREVIEW of our 72-hour sale on popular medals and jewlery!

Enjoy a SNEAK PREVIEW of our 72-hour sale on popular medals and jewlery!

Home & Food

Starting Friday at midnight, Catholic Shopping .com will have a 72-hour sale that will give you 15 percent off all Bliss-manufactured items. These ...

Deacon Keith Fournier: The Courage of the Catholic Bishops, Religious Liberty, Hobby Lobby and ENDA

Deacon Keith Fournier: The Courage of the Catholic Bishops, Religious Liberty, Hobby Lobby and ENDA Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The Catholic Bishops are doing an excellent job standing up for Religious liberty as a fundamental human right. One of my growing concerns is ...

Indian toddler with severe water on the brain survives surgery

Indian toddler with severe water on the brain survives surgery Watch

Marriage & Family

With a freakish head 37 inches in circumference, a three-year-old Indian girl has underwent surgery to reduce her deformity. Arduous hours of ...

Jul 27 - Homily: The Hidden Treasure : Jesus In Mary

Jul 27 - Homily: The Hidden Treasure : Jesus In Mary Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

We possess the Kingdom of Heaven in possessing Jesus in Mary: first through baptism, then in its perfect renewal, Marian consecration. Ave Maria! ...

Jul 27 - Homily: Islam and Providence

Jul 27 - Homily: Islam and Providence Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Father reminds us that "that all things work for good for those who love God," and that this presupposes Faith in Providence (a.k.a. God's loving ...

'A negative act necessarily must be condemned:' Vatican revising law on abuse penalties

'A negative act necessarily must be condemned:' Vatican revising law on abuse penalties Watch

Europe

In regards to canonical law regarding acts of sexual misconduct, according to law ended up being too vague, Bishop Juan Ignacio Arrieta says, ...

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years Watch

Green

We rarely think of insects as being little more than everyday pests. Flies interrupting a breezy day, ant invading a picnic, crickets disrupting ...

Obama demands that illegals be allowed to enter U.S.

Obama demands that illegals be allowed to enter U.S. Watch

U.S.

President Barack Obama's administration is considering whether or not it will allow hundreds of minors and young adults from Honduras and other ...

HAIL BRITANIA! Britain declared fastest growing economy in developed world

HAIL BRITANIA! Britain declared fastest growing economy in developed world Watch

Business & Economics

By CNA/EWTN News

There will always be an England, as the old song goes. While the United Kingdom has experienced highs and lows, it's always recovered - and ...

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at Watch

Green

The discovery of several 150-million-year-old fossils in Siberia indicates that a majority of dinosaurs were either covered with feathers or had ...

Amazon sits on slippery slope as investors pull out from company

Amazon sits on slippery slope as investors pull out from company Watch

Business & Economics

Amazon lost over $16 billion in value on the night of July 26, a sign that investors were growing weary of the retail giant's repeated failures ...

Daily Readings for Monday, July 28, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 13:1-11, Responsorial Psalm: Deuteronomy 32:18-21, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 13:31-35

St. Pantaleon: Saint of the Day for Sunday, July 27, 2014

St. Pantaleon: Saint of the Day for Sunday, July 27, 2014 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 Sunday, July 27, 2014

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, ...

A LOT OF TEETH! Doctors remove 232 teeth from mouth of teenager

A LOT OF TEETH! Doctors remove 232 teeth from mouth of teenager Watch

Health

We've all had to suffer for several hours in a dental chair, but chances are that our worst experiences were nothing like that of an Indian ...

Are you ready for the next dust bowl? California is!

Are you ready for the next dust bowl? California is! Watch

U.S.

According to a report published by the American space agency and the University of California, the water crisis that is punishing the ...

India's secret suicide epidemic! 2013 saw more than 150,000 deaths!

India's secret suicide epidemic! 2013 saw more than 150,000 deaths! Watch

Asia Pacific

Men in India are twice as likely to commit suicide according to an Indian government agency which is responsible for collecting and analyzing ...

ISIS denies claims that they will enforce mandatory female genital mutilation

ISIS denies claims that they will enforce mandatory female genital mutilation Watch

Middle East

They've seized Iraqi towns, blown up shrines and have threatened the nation's Christian minority - but ISIS is now hotly denying that they intend ...

Friday, July 25 - Homily: St. James the Apostle

Friday, July 25 - Homily: St. James the Apostle Watch

Daily Homilies

Father preaches on St. James the Apostle and how Our Lord used him to teach us humility.

VILE: Somali girl smuggled into United Kingdom for organ harvesting

VILE: Somali girl smuggled into United Kingdom for organ harvesting Watch

Europe

There has been a noticeable uptick of cases of human trafficking in the United Kingdom. In perhaps the most horrific recent case, law ...