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Paging Dr. Frankenstein! Scientist digitize brain of a worm and put it in robot

Paging Dr. Frankenstein! Scientist digitize brain of a worm and put it in robot Watch

Technology

It's as if Dr. Frankenstein started small this time around . the problem with artificial intelligence is that the human brain is simply too ...

DIAGNOSIS BREAKTHROUGH: Doctors may soon detect 'pre-cancers' in blood samples

DIAGNOSIS BREAKTHROUGH: Doctors may soon detect 'pre-cancers' in blood samples Watch

Health

Two separate studies testing the DNA of people have yielded what may be a diagnostic breakthrough. It's been learned that many older people ...

Freedom from pain: Study finds way to block 'pain pathway'

Freedom from pain: Study finds way to block 'pain pathway' Watch

Health

Pain is a medical problem of almost unimaginable importance. Seen as an unmet medical need, pain causes suffering and comes with a multi-billion ...

Islamist State fighters damage Mosul convent - -which was founded by Saddam Hussein

Islamist State fighters damage Mosul convent - -which was founded by Saddam Hussein Watch

Middle East

Islamist State appears to be confusing which said they're fighting their war in Iraq and Syria. ISIS militants have severely damaged a convent in ...

A distinct euphemism: Health care reform was 'political miscalculation,' Schumer says

A distinct euphemism: Health care reform was 'political miscalculation,' Schumer says Watch

Politics & Policy

One apt euphemism - which is essentially a nice term very a not-at-all-nice term, is the phrase, "Economical with the truth," i.e. lying. Senator ...

The man behind the mess of Obamacare wants you to encourage abortion!

The man behind the mess of Obamacare wants you to encourage abortion! Watch

Politics & Policy

The architect of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), John Gruber, has made a fool of President Obama and the Democrats in his administration once again.

Daily Readings for Saturday, November 29, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 95:1-7, Gospel: Ephesians 21:34-36

St. Saturninus: Saint of the Day for Saturday, November 29, 2014

St. Saturninus: Saint of the Day for Saturday, November 29, 2014

Saints

St. Saturninus Bishop of Toulouse and Martyr November 29 A.D. 257     St. Saturninus went from Rome by the direction of pope Fabian, ...

Prayer for Our Family # 1: Prayer of the Day for Saturday, November 29, 2014

Prayers

Blessed are you, loving Father, Ruler of the universe: You have given us Your Son as Your Leader, And have made us temples of Your Holy ...

Take the Catholic Online Thanksgiving Challenge!

Take the Catholic Online Thanksgiving Challenge! Watch

Living Faith

Thanksgiving is supposed to be a holiday filled with family and food, often spent on televised parades and football, and naps after lunch. Kids play ...

Fr. Randy Sly on Thanksgiving and Our Roots of Faith

Fr. Randy Sly on Thanksgiving and Our Roots of Faith

U.S.

By Fr. Randy Sly

Thanksgiving Day has become a time when we watch parades and then take in large amounts of food and football. According to some calculations, 46 ...

Thanksgiving Day: We are Still One Nation - Under God

Thanksgiving Day: We are Still One Nation - Under God Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

This week the people of the United States of America struggle to find a way through the trauma we are experiencing in the wake of the riots in ...

Evangelical, Missionary Pope Francis Calls Europe to Return to Jesus Christ and Christian Roots

Evangelical, Missionary Pope Francis Calls Europe to Return to Jesus Christ and Christian Roots Watch

Europe

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I believe that Europe has many resources for going forward. It's like a sickness that Europe has today. A wound. And the greatest resource is the ...

Following Ferguson shooting, police departments rush to adopt body cameras

Following Ferguson shooting, police departments rush to adopt body cameras Watch

U.S.

Whether you believe the story told by Ferguson police officer Daren Wilson, or by the family of Michael Brown, it is certain that the case has ...

This Thanksgiving,  an average person can consume as much fat as three sticks of butter

This Thanksgiving, an average person can consume as much fat as three sticks of butter Watch

Home & Food

The holidays are upon us - and eating right traditionally goes out the window. Dieticians estimate that the average person gobbles up the fat ...

Blessed Sacrament Procession: Westminster Cathedral 2014. A Day With Mary

Blessed Sacrament Procession: Westminster Cathedral 2014. A Day With Mary Watch

A Day With Mary

Blessed Sacrament Procession: Westminster Cathedral, Saturday 25 October 2014. A Day With Mary, Westminster Cathedral, London, England. All DWM ...

Science-fiction epic 'Interstellar' has fans wondering: Is wormhole travel possible?

Science-fiction epic 'Interstellar' has fans wondering: Is wormhole travel possible? Watch

Movies

The science-fiction hit film "Interstellar" has audiences wondering - is "wormhole travel' possible? According to renowned astrophysicist Kip ...

Should Obama be able to use the IRS as a weapon to target conservative opponents?

Should Obama be able to use the IRS as a weapon to target conservative opponents? Watch

Politics & Policy

It should come as a surprise to no one that fraud and power abuse is rampant in President Obama's White House, and the new scandal fall on the ...

Catholic Shopping .com is about to have its biggest sale ever for Black Friday weekend!

Catholic Shopping .com is about to have its biggest sale ever for Black Friday weekend!

U.S.

This weekend, Catholic Shopping .com is having an amazing sale with up to 70% off of selected items. These deep discounts will help you finish your ...

Four mythological symbols of China found along 1,700-year-old Silk Road

Four mythological symbols of China found along 1,700-year-old Silk Road Watch

Asia Pacific

The four mythological symbols of China - the White Tiger of the West, the Vermilion Bird of the South, and the Black Turtle of the North and the ...

Medicare, Social Security - all for illegal immigrants, thanks to Obama

Medicare, Social Security - all for illegal immigrants, thanks to Obama Watch

Politics & Policy

In President Obama's new plan to protect millions of illegal immigrants from deportation, many of these same individuals will be eligible to ...

A Boston man has something new to be thankful for after he received a double arm transplant

A Boston man has something new to be thankful for after he received a double arm transplant Watch

U.S.

A Boston man who received a double arm transplant in October is making remarkable recovery, just in time for Thanksgiving. The best part, he ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, November 29, 2014

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 95:1-7, Gospel: Ephesians 21:34-36

St. Catherine Laboure: Saint of the Day for Friday, November 28, 2014

St. Catherine Laboure: Saint of the Day for Friday, November 28, 2014 Watch

Saints

St. Catherine Laboure, virgin, was born on May 2, 1806. At an early age she entered the community of the Daughters of Charity, in Paris, France. ...

The Salve Regina (hail Holy Queen): Prayer of the Day for Friday, November 28, 2014

Prayers

Hail Holy Queen, Mother of Mercy, our life our sweetness and our hope. To thee do we cry, poor banished children of Eve; To thee do we send up ...

Dreaded cartel overlord Alfredo Vasquez-Hernandez sentenced to 22 years in prison in U.S.

Dreaded cartel overlord Alfredo Vasquez-Hernandez sentenced to 22 years in prison in U.S. Watch

U.S.

Top Sinaloa cartel thug Alfredo Vasquez-Hernandez has been sentenced to 22 years in prison in the U.S. for planning the delivery of more than 600 ...

Pope says he's willing to speak to Islamic State - says nations are likewise guilty of 'terrorism'

Pope says he's willing to speak to Islamic State - says nations are likewise guilty of 'terrorism' Watch

Living Faith

Asked about the possibilities of discussion with Islamic State, Pope Francis said, "I never count anything as lost. Never. Never close the door. ...

Here's 3,000 reasons why Obama just made illegal immigrants more attractive to your employer

Here's 3,000 reasons why Obama just made illegal immigrants more attractive to your employer Watch

U.S.

President Obama's new amnesty plan is going to have some drastic effects that most American's aren't aware of, one that may just get you kicked ...

China is taking the lead in the fight against Ebola with a brand new, 100-bed, medical facility

China is taking the lead in the fight against Ebola with a brand new, 100-bed, medical facility Watch

Africa

China has stepped up its efforts in the battle against Ebola in West Africa, opening a new treatment center in Liberia that can hold 100 patients.

If You Have To Paint, Make It A Painting Party

If You Have To Paint, Make It A Painting Party

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

It's been a really long time since I lasted posted on here, but I haven't forgotten about this blog. 

Acknowledging Unknown Soldier over known soldiers: Over 1.2 million veterans lack health insurance

Acknowledging Unknown Soldier over known soldiers: Over 1.2 million veterans lack health insurance Watch

U.S.

As many leave laurels at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the United States refuses to acknowledge the health and benefits of known soldiers. ...