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EBOLA IN AMERICA - Two scary facts nobody is telling you about Ebola

EBOLA IN AMERICA - Two scary facts nobody is telling you about Ebola Watch

Health

A patient in a Dallas area hospital has been confirmed as ill with the Ebola virus. This is the first case of a person in the United States being ...

Obama could have been killed! Pierson steps down over lax security

Obama could have been killed! Pierson steps down over lax security Watch

U.S.

The first female director of the Secret Service has resigned from her position after two separate incidents where intruders were able to slip ...

U.S. totally unprepared for Ebola pandemic

U.S. totally unprepared for Ebola pandemic Watch

Health

Hard economic times coupled with the increasing malaise since the 2001 anthrax threat following the terrorist attacks have left a demoralized ...

Study: Homosexual men comprise only TWO PERCENT of entire U.S. population

Study: Homosexual men comprise only TWO PERCENT of entire U.S. population Watch

Health

According to the latest study by the Centers for Disease Control, homosexual men - specifically, men who have sex with other men, comprise only ...

SECOND EBOLA CASE reported, schoolchildren exposed

SECOND EBOLA CASE reported, schoolchildren exposed Watch

News

News has broken that a second person is under observation with a possible case of Ebola in Dallas. Also, the Ebola patient at Texas Health ...

What's that shiny, mysterious object in the sea of one of Saturn's moons?

What's that shiny, mysterious object in the sea of one of Saturn's moons? Watch

Technology

Science loves a mystery, and so all eyes are upon a mysterious, shining object located on one of Saturn's moons, Titan. In one of the moon's ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, October 02, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 23:20-23, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 91:10-11, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 91:1-6, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 18:1-5, Gospel: 2 ...

St. Leger: Saint of the Day for Thursday, October 02, 2014

St. Leger: Saint of the Day for Thursday, October 02, 2014

Saints

Leger was raised at the court of King Clotaire II and by his uncle, Bishop Didon of Poitiers. Leger was made archdeacon by Didon, was ordained, and ...

Prayer for the Unborn Child: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, October 02, 2014

Prayers

Almighty God, our Father, you who have given us life and intended us to have it forever, grant us your blessings. Enlighten our minds to an ...

As Ecuador plans to drill in the Amazon, natives know their time is up

As Ecuador plans to drill in the Amazon, natives know their time is up Watch

Americas

Ecuador's Yasuni National Park is considered one of the world's most bio-diverse regions. This unique place is inhabited by more than 20 ...

Gang rape of 16-year-old girl highlights Kenya's attitudes towards sex crimes

Gang rape of 16-year-old girl highlights Kenya's attitudes towards sex crimes Watch

Africa

By Katy Migiro, Thomson Reuters Foundation

The arrest of a second youth in a high-profile case in which a 16-year-old girl was gang raped and dumped in a pit latrine, breaking her spine, ...

Ebola leaving children orpahned, people dying of curable conditions

Ebola leaving children orpahned, people dying of curable conditions Watch

Health

By Stella Dawson, Thomson Reuters Foundation

The Ebola epidemic is spreading so fast that it is turning into a humanitarian crisis leaving children orphaned, families hungry and people dying ...

A political warning against high taxes: Northest losses 40% of its House seats

A political warning against high taxes: Northest losses 40% of its House seats Watch

U.S.

The Census Bureau has reported that the Northeast is losing power in the U.S. as many citizens leave the high-tax region, heading south or west ...

Is Ebola here to stay? Second patient being monitored for Ebola in Dallas

Is Ebola here to stay? Second patient being monitored for Ebola in Dallas Watch

U.S.

A second person who had been in close contact with a person infected with Ebola is now being closely monitored in Dallas. Health officials here ...

Wednesday, October 1 - Homily: St. Therese

Wednesday, October 1 - Homily: St. Therese Watch

Daily Homilies

Patroness of the Missions & Doctor of the Church. How did she do that?

Attualizzazione del Vangelo del 5 Ottobre 2014 a cura di don Domenico Luciani

Attualizzazione del Vangelo del 5 Ottobre 2014 a cura di don Domenico Luciani Watch

International

XXVII DOMENICA DEL TEMPO ORDINARIO (ANNO A) Mt 21,33-43 Dara'  in affitto la vigna ad altri contadini.

Clean Comedy

Clean Comedy Watch

COL I-Reports

Sally Edwards, graduate of Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart, jokes about shopping at Costco and her husband's adult soccer league.

Is it official? Obama worst president in U.S. history as report shows he does not attend briefings

Is it official? Obama worst president in U.S. history as report shows he does not attend briefings Watch

Politics & Policy

A report has revealed that President Obama has attended less than half of his daily intelligence briefings, which explains why he has underestimated ...

33 million crimes per year! Despite crackdown on crime, Mexicans still doubt ability of law enforcement

33 million crimes per year! Despite crackdown on crime, Mexicans still doubt ability of law enforcement Watch

Americas

A new survey from the national statistics institute (INEGI) revealed that despite claims from the Mexican government that their country is ...

How Can We Overcome Fear?

How Can We Overcome Fear? Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Unable to overcome fear by our own effort, we are often overcome by it. Though we may develop coping mechanisms over time, or learn to hide the ...

There is no future for the Christians in Iraq, Anglican vicar warns

There is no future for the Christians in Iraq, Anglican vicar warns Watch

Middle East

Terrorist fighters from the Islamic State are almost ready to enter the capital of Iraq, the vicar of St. George's Anglican Church in Baghdad ...

Jesus' Great Invitation - 'Come Unto Me All Who are Weary'

Jesus' Great Invitation - 'Come Unto Me All Who are Weary'

Blog

By Chaplain Adele M. Gill, RN, BSN, CC

Have you ever met someone who you just know is a Christian? Of course you have. They are the ones who consistently personify and exhibit abject ...

Tough Lessons for Real Life from the Book of Job

Tough Lessons for Real Life from the Book of Job Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith Fournier

When Job was stripped of what his fair-weather friends believed were the -proofs- of Gods favor, he found the greatest treasure of all, the ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, October 02, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 23:20-23, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 91:1-6, Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 91:10-11, Gospel: 2 Corinthians 18:10, Gospel: 2 ...

St. Therese of Lisieux: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, October 01, 2014

St. Therese of Lisieux: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, October 01, 2014 Watch

Saints

Generations of Catholics have admired this young saint, called her the "Little Flower", and found in her short life more inspiration for own lives ...

A Prayer to Saint Therese De Lisieux for Guidance: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Prayers

Govern by all Thy Wisdom, O Lord, so that my soul may always be serving Thee as Thou dost Will, and not as I may choose. Do not punish me, I ...

St Therese of the Child Jesus: In the Heart of the Church I Will Be Love

St Therese of the Child Jesus: In the Heart of the Church I Will Be Love Watch

Christian Saints & Heroes

By St Therese of Lisieux

O Jesus, my love, at last I have found my calling: my call is love. Certainly I have found my place in the Church, and you gave me that very place, ...

Saint Theresa of The Child Jesus: Love to The End

Saint Theresa of The Child Jesus: Love to The End Watch

Living Faith

By F. K. Bartels

"Then, nearly ecstatic with supreme joy in my soul, I proclaimed: O Jesus, my love, at last I have found my calling: my call is love. Certainly I ...

India sees epidemic of internet use as net addiction rises

India sees epidemic of internet use as net addiction rises Watch

Asia Pacific

A new survey out of India shows that a large portion of the population is addicted to internet access in one form or another.

FELONIOUS FASHION STATEMENT: Sex trafficking gangs in Britain brand their victims with tattoos

FELONIOUS FASHION STATEMENT: Sex trafficking gangs in Britain brand their victims with tattoos Watch

Europe

According to Britain's National Crime Agency, human trafficking gangs are tattooing their victims to "signify ownership." The agency has since ...

Human trafficking in U.K. fueled by Internet advertising

Human trafficking in U.K. fueled by Internet advertising Watch

Europe

By Kieran Guilbert, Thomson Reuters Foundation

The number of people locked in slavery in Britain rose by 22 percent last year, with online dating, social media sites and Internet job ...

Half the world's animals went extinct over past 40 years

Half the world's animals went extinct over past 40 years Watch

Green

The news for the Animal Kingdom is uniformly grim: Half of the world's animals went extinct over the past 40 years, all of it due to the fault ...