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Daily Readings for Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Revelation 21:9-14, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 145:10-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 145:17-18, Gospel: John 1:45-51

St. Bartholomew: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, August 24, 2016

St. Bartholomew: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Saints

St. Bartholomew, 1st. century, one of the 12. All that is known of him with certainty is that he is mentioned in the synoptic gospels and Acts as ...

Pope Francis reacts to devastating quake in Italy HD

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Pope Francis reacts to devastating quake in Italy By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 8/24/2016 CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Friday, August 26th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Corinthians 1:17-25 17 After all, Christ sent me not to baptise, but to preach the gospel; and not by means of wisdom of language, ...

3 unexpected ways you're 'ruining' your child's life

3 unexpected ways you're 'ruining' your child's life Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

"You're the worst mom in the world!" "You're so mean!" If you're a mom, chances are you've heard these heartbreaking phrases screeching out of ...

PAYOLA! Associated Press blows whistle, Hillary Clinton is so corrupt the media can't cover for her anymore

PAYOLA! Associated Press blows whistle, Hillary Clinton is so corrupt the media can't cover for her anymore Watch

Politics & Policy

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Associated Press has blown the lid off the Clinton Foundation, exposing it for what it is. It is a machine designed to facilitate corruption. And ...

Pope Francis reacts to devastating quake in Italy

Pope Francis reacts to devastating quake in Italy Watch

Europe

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A major quake has struck Italy overnight, killing people as they slept. Entire buildings have collapsed and hundreds are missing. Aftershocks have ...

Mother Teresa: What was she really like?

Mother Teresa: What was she really like? Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

Women's rights activist Reggie Littlejohn is known for her fierce work fighting forced abortion and gendercide in China, often through grilling ...

Hail Mary: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Prayers

Hail Mary, full of grace, the LORD is with thee, blessed are you among all women and blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus, Holy Mary, mother of ...

A very brief history of priestly celibacy in the Catholic Church

A very brief history of priestly celibacy in the Catholic Church Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The debate over married men becoming Catholic priests is an ancient one, stretching back to biblical times. As the debate resumes, one question ...

Women should submit to their husbands? What the Bible REALLY means

Women should submit to their husbands? What the Bible REALLY means Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Ephesians 5:21-33 tells us the truth about submission between men and women.

You'll never believe what this fisherman kept secret for a decade!

You'll never believe what this fisherman kept secret for a decade! Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A fisherman made an amazing discovery roughly ten years ago but rather than show it to the world, he secreted it away, not knowing it was worth up to ...

Catholic and Protestant bishops in the Philippines call out for justice

Catholic and Protestant bishops in the Philippines call out for justice Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Filipino Catholic and Protestant bishops are seeing a rise in drug-related killings and are asking the government's anti-narcotic campaign to step in.

Pope St. Gregory the Great HD

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Pope Saint Gregory I, also known as the Great, was the Pope of the Catholic Church between 590 and 604 AD. Gregory was born around 540 in Rome. The ...

Famous atheist believes after miracle at Medjugorje HD

Famous atheist believes after miracle at Medjugorje HD Watch

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Famous atheist believes after miracle at Medjugorje By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 8/23/2016 CALIFORNIA ...

The price of war: Child victims ignored in fight for power (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES)

The price of war: Child victims ignored in fight for power (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES) Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The air is thick with dust and the ground is littered with debris. Buildings are crumbling and the sound of warplanes no longer send Syria's people ...

Homeschooling: Why this is a smart option for YOUR kid

Homeschooling: Why this is a smart option for YOUR kid Watch

Marriage & Family

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Public education in America was developed during the industrial revolution. Factories needed workers who could read, write, count and obey simple ...

'It just led to him raping me more': Elizabeth Smart opens up about captor's sick habits

'It just led to him raping me more': Elizabeth Smart opens up about captor's sick habits Watch

Marriage & Family

By CNA

<i>Editor's note: This article contains content that readers may find disturbing. Reader discretion is advised.</i>

One man's journey to 'Heaven' and back HD

One man's journey to 'Heaven' and back HD Watch

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'Forgive, Love and Heal': One man's journey to 'Heaven' and back http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70491 By Kenya Sinclair ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, August 25th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Thursday, August 25th, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, First Corinthians 1:1-9 1 Paul, called by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and Sosthenes, our brother, 2 to the church ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 2 Thessalonians 2:1-3, Reading 1: 2 Thessalonians 2:14-16, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 96:10-13, Gospel: Matthew 23:23-26

St. Philip Benizi: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, August 23, 2016

St. Philip Benizi: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Saints

Servite cardinal and preacher. Born in Florence, Italy, to a noble family, he was educated in Paris and Padua where he earned a doctorate in medicine ...

A Prayer for a Sick Child: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Prayers

St. Gerard, who, like the Saviour, loved children so tenderly and by your prayers freed many from disease and even death, listen to us who are ...

Christian persecution is real - emotional exhibit opens in Rome HD

Christian persecution is real - emotional exhibit opens in Rome HD Watch

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Christian persecution is real - emotional exhibit opens in Rome http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70475 By Marshall Connolly ...

Pope Francis prays for victims of Turkish wedding attack  HD

Pope Francis prays for victims of Turkish wedding attack HD Watch

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Pope Francis prays for victims of Turkish wedding attack http://www.catholic.org/news/hf/faith/story.php?id=70477 By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

'Forgive, Love and Heal': One man's journey to 'Heaven' and back

'Forgive, Love and Heal': One man's journey to 'Heaven' and back Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Dr. Rajiv Parti experienced an emergency in 2010 after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, leading him to an event that changed his life forever.

Famous atheist believes after miracle at Medjugorje

Famous atheist believes after miracle at Medjugorje Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Randall Sullivan was an atheist, working as a war correspondent in Bosnia. He was also a contributing editor to Rolling Stone magazine. During a ...

Massachusetts nun loses rosary to lesbian couple

Massachusetts nun loses rosary to lesbian couple Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A Sister at the Daughters of Mary of Nazareth convent was mugged by a lesbian couple, who left with the nun's rosary.

'Right Before I Die': Photographer reveals heartbreaking truth on taboo topic

'Right Before I Die': Photographer reveals heartbreaking truth on taboo topic Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Photographer Andrew George decided to interview and photograph people close to death for a project titled "Right Before I Die."

Daily Reading for Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Revelation 21:9-14 9 One of the seven angels that had the seven bowls full of the seven final plagues came to speak to me and said, 'Come ...

Marian procession to commemorate birthday of Los Angeles HD

Marian procession to commemorate birthday of Los Angeles HD Watch

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Marian procession to commemorate birthday of Los Angeles http://www.catholic.org/news/national/story.php?id=70449 By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA ...