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ISIS releases horrific execution video setting hanging prisoners on fire (WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT)

ISIS releases horrific execution video setting hanging prisoners on fire (WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT)

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

New ISIS propaganda reveals the psychological torture and death of four Iraqi Shia prisoners accused of fighting the terrorist group.

Unofficial council orders two sisters to be raped and paraded naked for brother's actions in India

Unofficial council orders two sisters to be raped and paraded naked for brother's actions in India Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

There is an ongoing rape crisis in India and things are only getting worse. An unelected council of elders ordered the rape and public humiliation of ...

 Islamic State attempts to replace the U.S. dollar with gold coins

Islamic State attempts to replace the U.S. dollar with gold coins Watch

Business & Economics

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Islamic State has announced it will be producing gold currency with the goal of weakening the dollar.

Horror film director Wes Craven, of 'Nightmare on Elm Street' series dies at 76

Horror film director Wes Craven, of 'Nightmare on Elm Street' series dies at 76 Watch

Movies

By Greg Goodsell (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

As a director of horror films, Wes Craven definitely had his vicissitudes. He had some disappointments, and not all of his films spun gold at the ...

Are the Clintons mass murders? Death of British spy who hacked them raises old questions about the Clinton thuggery machine

Are the Clintons mass murders? Death of British spy who hacked them raises old questions about the Clinton thuggery machine Watch

Politics & Policy

The Clinton death toll is simply astounding. Approximately 100 people, directly associated with the Clinton family, have died under unnatural and ...

7 important things couples need to discuss before marriage

7 important things couples need to discuss before marriage Watch

Marriage & Family

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Most people think the wedding is perfect if everything they had planned for the event was successfully enacted - the dress, the entourage, the food, ...

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, ...

Does self-control end up hurting you? New research pinpoints its negative affects

Does self-control end up hurting you? New research pinpoints its negative affects Watch

Health

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In a test involving 120 images of faces, a new study claims self-discipline is negatively affecting our ability to recall information. Researchers ...

Hero teen keeps dad alive in the wilderness for two days

Hero teen keeps dad alive in the wilderness for two days Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

David Finlayson and his 13-year-old son Charlie have a stronger bond now after the teen heroically saved his father from death following a terrible ...

Undocumented immigrants denied U.S. birth certificates for children born in Texas

Undocumented immigrants denied U.S. birth certificates for children born in Texas Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

An amicus brief was filed Monday evening by the Mexican government over the denial of U.S. birth certificates of illegal immigrant children born in ...

NASA captures space 'butterfly' with Hubble Space Telescope

NASA captures space 'butterfly' with Hubble Space Telescope Watch

Green

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A butterfly nebula recently beamed back via NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. NASA reports the phenomenon is the result of good luck, dust, a dying star ...

Clinton compares Republicans to terrorists: Receives unsurprising backlash

Clinton compares Republicans to terrorists: Receives unsurprising backlash Watch

Politics & Policy

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Hillary Clinton compares conservative views on abortion and reproductive rights to terrorist groups. Republicans demand an apology while Republican ...

Bishop Melki, executed after he refused to convert to Islam in 1915 has been beatified

Bishop Melki, executed after he refused to convert to Islam in 1915 has been beatified Watch

Living Faith

Martyred during the Assyrian Genocide in 1915, Bishop Melki is on the road towards sainthood with his beatification this past weekend. Killed in ...

Aug 30 - Homily: Sanctify your heart

Aug 30 - Homily: Sanctify your heart Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

This is a reflection given by Fr. Giles M. Atherton on the readings for the 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time, August 30th 2015. Ave Maria! Mass: 22nd ...

Aug 30 - Homily: Purity Starts Inside

Aug 30 - Homily: Purity Starts Inside Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Jacinto on how Our Lord tells us that we need to be pure from the inside, in the heart and soul, and then we can be clean on the outside. This is ...

For the first time we can see how BEAUTIFUL the 'real' Saint Rose was. Scientists have reconstruct her likeness

For the first time we can see how BEAUTIFUL the 'real' Saint Rose was. Scientists have reconstruct her likeness Watch

Living Faith

By CNA/EWTN News

The face of the first saint of the New World may be better known than ever; thanks to a team of scientists, that has analyzed the skull of Saint ...

Digital knights fight back at ISIS with 3D images

Digital knights fight back at ISIS with 3D images Watch

Middle East

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A team of high-tech "monuments men" are determined to stop ISIS from destroying ancient sites in the Middle East. 3D printing technology is being ...

LIVING SICK: Global life expectancy increases faster than healthy life expectancy

LIVING SICK: Global life expectancy increases faster than healthy life expectancy Watch

Health

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A new study shows that men and women across the world are living an average of six years longer than they did 25 years ago. Even in some of the ...

Are mass shootings the result of American exceptionalism?

Are mass shootings the result of American exceptionalism? Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A new study shows America has the highest rate of mass shootings in the world due to the "dark side of exceptionalism."

5 things to look forward to during Pope Francis' visit to the United States

5 things to look forward to during Pope Francis' visit to the United States Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Pope Francis is set to visit Washington D.C, New York and Philadelphia, USA this coming September 22-27, 2015 for the World Meeting of Families.

Daily Readings for Monday, August 31, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 96:1-5, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 96:11-13, Gospel: Luke 4:16-30

St. Raymond Nonnatus: Saint of the Day for Monday, August 31, 2015

St. Raymond Nonnatus: Saint of the Day for Monday, August 31, 2015 Watch

Saints

Raymond was born at Portella, Catalonia, Spain. He was delivered by caesarean operation when his mother died in childbirth. Hence his name non natus ...

Prayer of Spouses for Each Other: Prayer of the Day for Monday, August 31, 2015

Prayers

Lord Jesus, grant that I and my spouse may have a true and understanding love for each other. Grant that we may both be filled with faith and trust. ...

One mother's plea sparks a life-changing organization for families in need

One mother's plea sparks a life-changing organization for families in need Watch

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

When families are devastated with unfortunate life events, children are sometimes positioned to become a collateral damage in an often overburdened ...

Hilarious video captures American children taste-testing school lunches from around the world

Hilarious video captures American children taste-testing school lunches from around the world Watch

Home & Food

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

American children were filmed trying seven different foreign school lunches and most were met with disapproval. The video by Cut.com quickly became ...

Chinese welder builds life-size Transformer for son

Chinese welder builds life-size Transformer for son Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After his son requested a bigger model of Bumblebee, the famous yellow autobot from the blockbuster hit Transformers, one father went above and ...

87-year-old woman to have unusual 'unicorn horn' removed from head

87-year-old woman to have unusual 'unicorn horn' removed from head Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

What began as an itchy mole on the head of an 87-year-old villager in China has sprouted into a horn. The "horn" grew 13-cm long, earning her the ...

Quest for God is modern world's biggest challenge, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI says

Quest for God is modern world's biggest challenge, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI says Watch

Living Faith

By Andrea Gagliarducci, CNA/EWTN News

Benedict XVI considers the quest for God to be contemporary society's foremost challenge, according to one of the emeritus Pope's former ...