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Unholy political positions in the Holy Land

Unholy political positions in the Holy Land Watch

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

As the minds and hearts of Christians throughout the world focus on the suffering, death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus, we naturally think of ...

This Beautiful Prayer is For You

This Beautiful Prayer is For You

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

Years ago after a retreat I attended, the Lord gave me a prayer which I've since remembered, which is kind of amazing because if there's anything I'm ...

Through Suffering You Can Find God

Through Suffering You Can Find God

Blog

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 ...

Living Now in the Hope of Eternity: The Resurrection, Are You Ready?

Living Now in the Hope of Eternity: The Resurrection, Are You Ready? Watch

Lent / Easter

By F. K. Bartels

The Easter season is a sublime and sacred time in which our heart sings: "The Lord is risen!" The wondrous mystery of the resurrection and eternal ...

With Faith Let Us Enter into the Great and Holy Week

With Faith Let Us Enter into the Great and Holy Week Watch

Lent / Easter

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Holy Week invites us to let go of self and embrace the Lord anew. To begin again! How desperately the current age needs to hear this Good news that ...

Holy Week Invites us to Let Go of Self, Embrace the Lord Anew

Holy Week Invites us to Let Go of Self, Embrace the Lord Anew Watch

Lent / Easter

By Deacon Keith Fournier

The Liturgy of Palm or Passion Sunday, with its re-presentation of the triumphal entry of the Master into Jerusalem leading into the first Passion ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, February 28, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Deuteronomy 26:16-19, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 119:4-5, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 119:7-8, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 119:1-2, Gospel: ...

St. Venturino of Bergamo: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 28, 2015

St. Venturino of Bergamo: Saint of the Day for Saturday, March 28, 2015

Saints

Dominican preacher and missionary crusader. A native of Bergamo, Italy, he joined the Dominicans in 1319 and soon distinguished himself as a ...

Prayer to Serve God Well: Prayer of the Day for Saturday, March 28, 2015

Prayers

Father of Mercy, forgive my failings, keep me in Your Grace, and lead me in the way of salvation. Give me strength in serving You as a ...

Bella's Gift: The Santorum Book that Keeps on Giving

Bella's Gift: The Santorum Book that Keeps on Giving Watch

U.S.

By Keith A Fournier

I was with Rick Santorum at the Awakening Conference in Orlando, Florida. Rick and Karen Santorum are personal friends. Their whole family is a ...

There's still time! Continue to clean house and make room for God as we reach the end of Lent

There's still time! Continue to clean house and make room for God as we reach the end of Lent Watch

Lent / Easter

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Cleaning out garages is a metaphor for so much more. Cleaning out the house within is an even greater challenge. However, failure to do so carries ...

Federal taxes unbelievably through the roof for February

Federal taxes unbelievably through the roof for February Watch

Business & Economics

Uncle Sam took in a lot of cabbage for the first few months of 2015. Inflation-adjusted federal tax revenues hit a record $1,185,613,000,000 in ...

Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, iTunes promise lots of entertainment for month of April

Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, iTunes promise lots of entertainment for month of April Watch

Movies

Spring is in the air and streaming movies, TV shows and specials will be here to greet the sunnier season. Streaming original content, such as ...

As Houthis rebels advance on Aden, Yemeni president flees by boat

As Houthis rebels advance on Aden, Yemeni president flees by boat Watch

Middle East

Saudi Arabia-led airstrikes in Yemen are targeting military installations held by the Shia rebels. The militant factions swept into the country's ...

Did a broken heart lead to mass slaughter? Germanwings co-pilot said to be 'depressed' and 'stressed'

Did a broken heart lead to mass slaughter? Germanwings co-pilot said to be 'depressed' and 'stressed' Watch

Europe

The willful destruction of himself - along with 149 other, innocent human beings, has the world scrambling for answers. Germanwings co-pilot ...

Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen dangerously clashing with archrival Iran

Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen dangerously clashing with archrival Iran Watch

Middle East

The momentous divide between Sunni and Shia Muslims in the Middle East has turned into open conflict in Yemen. There are widespread fears that ...

Top Stories of the Week You Can't Miss

Top Stories of the Week You Can't Miss Watch

U.S.

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

From a tragic airplane crash that killed 150 people to the blood of St. Januarius liquifying, this week in news has been quite a roller coaster. We ...

DEADLY SECRET: Co-pilot of doomed Germanwings flight hid medical condition, authorities say

DEADLY SECRET: Co-pilot of doomed Germanwings flight hid medical condition, authorities say Watch

Europe

A terrible tragedy that left 150 people dead may have been the result of a frightened, insecure man hiding a medical condition. Investigators say ...

Friday, March 27 - Homily: Why Miracles?

Friday, March 27 - Homily: Why Miracles? Watch

Daily Homilies

Father comments on the nature of faith, and tells us that is it not just believing in a list of prepositions, but an submission to the authority ...

5 Disney movies you never knew had hidden religious messages

5 Disney movies you never knew had hidden religious messages Watch

Living Faith

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Disney movies are a well-known and well-loved part of most people's childhood. These stories talk and teach us things, like believing in ourselves ...

Is Facebook changing? Facebook plans to conquer the virtual world this year

Is Facebook changing? Facebook plans to conquer the virtual world this year Watch

Technology

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Facebook's chief technology officer, Mike Schroepfer promised that the Virtual Reality (VR) program will come into life within the year. The Oculus ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, February 28, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Deuteronomy 26:16-19, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 119:1-2, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 119:4-5, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 119:7-8, Gospel: ...

St. Rupert: Saint of the Day for Friday, March 27, 2015

St. Rupert: Saint of the Day for Friday, March 27, 2015

Saints

Bishop and missionary, also listed as Robert of Hrodbert. A member of a noble Frankish family, he was appointed bishop of Worms, Germany, and then ...

Prayer for a Sick Person # 4: Prayer of the Day for Friday, March 27, 2015

Prayers

Dear Jesus, Divine Physician and Healer of the Sick, we turn to You in this time of illness. O dearest Comforter of the Troubled, alleviate ...

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U.S.

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Fast food conglomerate McDonald's had released its own fashion and lifestyle line, with the clothes full of Big Mac prints on them. The McFashion ...

Play-doh Christianity and the Vanishing Cross

Play-doh Christianity and the Vanishing Cross

U.S.

By Jennifer Hartline

There is no Christianity without Christ, and no Christ without the cross. There was no need for the cross except for our Redemption, and no need ...

Rare conjoined twins born in Indonesia with attached chest, abdomen - and heart

Rare conjoined twins born in Indonesia with attached chest, abdomen - and heart Watch

Asia Pacific

Conjoined twin girls in Indonesia have been born with a very rare genetic condition. Both girls share a chest, abdomen - and a heart. Photos have ...

Zimbabwe child brides fight back in court

Zimbabwe child brides fight back in court Watch

Africa

By Emma Batha, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Two former child brides have taken Zimbabwe's government to court in a groundbreaking bid to get child marriages declared illegal and ...

Majority of Latinos in United States speak English

Majority of Latinos in United States speak English Watch

U.S.

While it would appear to some to be contrary, the majority of Latinos within the continental United States, 62 percent, speak English. A new ...

Late actor Paul Walker lives again - thanks to digital technology

Late actor Paul Walker lives again - thanks to digital technology Watch

Movies

Actor Paul Walker, whose life was taken in a horrific traffic accident two years ago, will have the opportunity to live again - dying during the ...