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Daily Readings for Friday, July 29, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Jeremiah 26:1-9, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 69:8-10, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 69:14, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 69:5, Gospel: John 11:19-27

St. Martha: Saint of the Day for Friday, July 29, 2016

St. Martha: Saint of the Day for Friday, July 29, 2016 Watch

Saints

"Jesus loved Martha and Mary and Lazarus." This unique statement in John's gospel tells us of the special relationship Jesus had with Martha, her ...

A Prayer for Special Intentions HD

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Almighty and loving Father, I thank you for giving St. Gerard to us as a most appealing model and powerful friend. By his example, he showed us ...

Daily Reading for Sunday, July 31st, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Ecclesiastes 1:2; 2:21-23 2 Sheer futility, Qoheleth says. Sheer futility: everything is futile! 21 For here is one who has laboured ...

How to be a missionary of mercy: Bishop Caggiano blows minds at WYD

How to be a missionary of mercy: Bishop Caggiano blows minds at WYD Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Too many people believe God has only called a select few to the path of mercy and compassion when the truth is we have all been called to be ...

A world without nuclear weapons

A world without nuclear weapons Watch

U.S.

By Tony Magliano

At any moment, you could be within 30 minutes of being incinerated from nuclear weapons!

Popular country singer sings powerful, MUST-HEAR song to 'Pray for Peace'

Popular country singer sings powerful, MUST-HEAR song to 'Pray for Peace' Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Country music artist, actress and author Reba McEntire released a music video titled "Pray for Peace," which has since touched hearts around the world.

Prayer for Doctors and Nurses: Prayer of the Day for Friday, July 29, 2016

Prayers

O merciful Father, who have wonderfully fashioned man in your own image, and have made his body to be a temple of the Holy Spirit, sanctify, we pray ...

'Don't be afraid': Pope Francis delivers first balcony speech for World Youth Day

'Don't be afraid': Pope Francis delivers first balcony speech for World Youth Day Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

On his first night in Krakow Pope Francis was already stirring things up with participants in WYD by hosting an off-the-cuff Q and A and telling them ...

You're Pope for a day! See what's it really like to be pope! Could you do the job?

You're Pope for a day! See what's it really like to be pope! Could you do the job? Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Congratulations on becoming pope for the day! You have a busy day ahead, so get some rest, the night will be short.

Crucified Christians: Site of slaughtered martyrs nominated to be World Heritage Site

Crucified Christians: Site of slaughtered martyrs nominated to be World Heritage Site Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Thousands of Christians were executed in Japan during a time when Christianity was illegal - but 250 years later, hundreds of "secret believers" were ...

Is Pope Francis OK? Holy Father FALLS DOWN during important Mass at Poland's holiest site

Is Pope Francis OK? Holy Father FALLS DOWN during important Mass at Poland's holiest site Watch

Europe

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis took a major fall during Mass at Poland's Jasna Gora Monastery, home to the Black Madonna, in the southern city of Czestochowa.

Site of slaughtered martyrs nominated to be World Heritage Site HD

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Site of slaughtered martyrs nominated to be World Heritage Site http://www.catholic.org/news/international/asia/story.php?id=70103 By Kenya Sinclair ...

Pope Francis says World is at War HD

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Important words! Pope Francis says World is at War, but religion.. http://www.catholic.org/news/international/europe/story.php?id=70099 By Marshall ...

Important words! Pope Francis says World is at War, but religion...

Important words! Pope Francis says World is at War, but religion... Watch

Europe

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis said the world is at war, but religion is not to blame, during his flight to Poland for World Youth Day.

Why don't people like Hillary Clinton? Yale researchers have an answer!

Why don't people like Hillary Clinton? Yale researchers have an answer! Watch

Politics & Policy

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Apparently there's a scientific reason why people don't like Hillary Clinton. Two Yale researchers have found why she comes across as untrustworthy. ...

Daily Reading for Saturday, July 30th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Jeremiah 26:11-16, 24 11 The priests and prophets then said to the chief men and all the people, 'This man deserves to die, since he has ...

Blessing of an Automobile HD

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V. Our help is in the name of the Lord. R. Who has made heaven and earth. V. The Lord be with you. R. And with your spirit. Let us pray. Lend a ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, July 28, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Jeremiah 18:1-6, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 146:1-6, Gospel: Matthew 13:47-53

St. Innocent I: Saint of the Day for Thursday, July 28, 2016

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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 Thursday, July 28, 2016

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 ...

Shoulder Wound of Christ HD

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O Loving Jesus, meek Lamb of God, I miserable sinner, salute and worship the most Sacred Wound of Thy Shoulder on which Thou didst bear Thy heavy ...

Prayer at the Day's Beginnng HD

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Lord, one more day to love you! Brother Charles de Foucauld O Jesus, watch over me always, especially today, or I shall betray you like Judas. ...

'Wait for me, I'll be there soon': Real-life 'Notebook' couple share beautiful life and die holding hands

'Wait for me, I'll be there soon': Real-life 'Notebook' couple share beautiful life and die holding hands Watch

Marriage & Family

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Alexander and Jeannette Toczko fell in love when they were only eight-years-old and were married over 74 years before their inspiring love story came ...

'I could very well have been killed': Powerful interview with Cardinal Burke reveals doctors pressured his mother to abort him

'I could very well have been killed': Powerful interview with Cardinal Burke reveals doctors pressured his mother to abort him

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Cardinal Raymond Burke, chaplain to the Order of Malta, opens up about the most personal details of his life in a new book titled, "Hope for the World."

Did Pope Francis seriously just give nuns permission to play Pokemon Go?

Did Pope Francis seriously just give nuns permission to play Pokemon Go? Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis is encouraging the use of social media for nuns, on the condition they use it properly and in moderation.

Pope Francis asked to declare French church terror victim martyr and saint HD

Pope Francis asked to declare French church terror victim martyr and saint HD Watch

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Pope Francis asked to declare French church terror victim martyr and saint as new details emerge about attack By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...

Polish streets come alive in anticipation of Pope Francis' visit for World Youth Day HD

Polish streets come alive in anticipation of Pope Francis' visit for World Youth Day HD Watch

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Polish streets come alive in anticipation of Pope Francis' visit for World Youth ...