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IRAN DEFIANT: Iranian defense Minister says access to nuclear sites will stay restricted

IRAN DEFIANT: Iranian defense Minister says access to nuclear sites will stay restricted Watch

Middle East

While there is talk of international cooperation and peaceful coexistence, many representatives within Iran's military complex are vowing to ...

Walt Disney star Dean 'Love Bug' Jones dies at 84

Walt Disney star Dean 'Love Bug' Jones dies at 84 Watch

Celebrity

If you were a child growing up in the Sixties, chances are you caught Dean Jones on the big screen in one of his many roles for Walt Disney ...

The Catholic University of America anticipates Pope Francis' visit

The Catholic University of America anticipates Pope Francis' visit Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Catholic University of America is full of enthusiastic and hopeful spirits as the papal visit to Washington D.C. comes closer. 

Historical Heroines: New show to feature women who need to be remembered

Historical Heroines: New show to feature women who need to be remembered Watch

TV

By Atarah Haely

History has always told us about heroes and great warriors, but seldom do we hear stories of heroines and great female warriors. With many edited out ...

Refugees are 'in the image and likeness of God, which is the basis of human dignity.'

Refugees are 'in the image and likeness of God, which is the basis of human dignity.' Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Warning: A graphic and disturbing photo is shown below. Reader discretion is advised.

Prosecutors seek death penalty for Charleston church shooter

Prosecutors seek death penalty for Charleston church shooter Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Prosecutors decided to pursue the death penalty for the 21-year-old Charleston church shooting suspect Dylann Roof, The Daily Mail reported. 

Daily Readings for Friday, September 04, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Colossians 1:15-20, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 100:1-5, Gospel: Luke 5:33-39

St. Rosalia: Saint of the Day for Friday, September 04, 2015

St. Rosalia: Saint of the Day for Friday, September 04, 2015

Saints

St. Rosalia, daughter of Sinibald, Lord of Roses and Quisquina, was a descendant of the great Charlemagne. She was born at Palermo in Sicily. In her ...

Selflessness: Prayer of the Day for Friday, September 04, 2015

Prayers

O Dearly beloved Word of God, teach me to be generous, to serve Thee as Thou dost deserve, to give without counting the cost, to fight without ...

Iran Leader ignores nuclear deal

Iran Leader ignores nuclear deal Watch

Middle East

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

While the White House received the final required vote to block a veto override in the Senate on the nuclear deal, Iran reported two major ...

How ISIS profits from destroying historical artifacts

How ISIS profits from destroying historical artifacts Watch

Middle East

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Islamic State has gained even more notoriety by threatening to "wipe history" as they continue to bring destruction to several sites in ancient ...

Discovered plane debris CONFIRMED as piece of missing MH370

Discovered plane debris CONFIRMED as piece of missing MH370 Watch

Asia Pacific

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Months following the discovery of pieces of what seemed to be the wings of an airplane on an Indian Ocean Island, test results prove that the debris ...

Donald Trump will not run as third-party candidate, signs RNC loyalty pledge

Donald Trump will not run as third-party candidate, signs RNC loyalty pledge Watch

Politics & Policy

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Donald Trump has signed a loyalty pledge that says he will support the Republican nominee -whoever that may be- and he will not be running as a ...

Famous pop star calls out for 'Prayer Warriors' help

Famous pop star calls out for 'Prayer Warriors' help Watch

Celebrity

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Jordin Sparks asks for "Prayer Warriors" to help ease her anxiety. A well-known megachurch pastor responded to her plea.

Sep 03 - Homily: St. Gregory the Graeat

Sep 03 - Homily: St. Gregory the Graeat Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Peter explains why the Church gave Pope St. Gregory the title of Great and points to two of his greatest works. Pastoral ...

Sep 02 - Homily: Where is Christ?

Sep 02 - Homily: Where is Christ? Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Peter explores the question, where is Jesus when we pray and why does He not seem to answer us? Ave Maria! Mass: Wednesday 22nd Week of ...

California church severely vandalized with bleach and satanic graffiti

California church severely vandalized with bleach and satanic graffiti Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A predominantly-black San Francisco church was vandalized with homophobic, racial and satanic references spray painted on and inside the building.

Prawn Nebula births astonishing new star clusters

Prawn Nebula births astonishing new star clusters Watch

Green

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

European Southern Observatory (ESO) scientists captured three clusters of newborn stars in the Prawn Nebula with the MPG/ESO telescope at the La ...

Father of photographed drowned Syrian toddler describes the day their boat capsized

Father of photographed drowned Syrian toddler describes the day their boat capsized Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The father of Galip and Aylan Kurdi, the two young Syrian boys who washed ashore a Turkish beach, speaks out.

Top Ten: World's Least Friendly Cities

Top Ten: World's Least Friendly Cities Watch

Travel

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

When you think of friendly cities, images of smiling faces, well-behaved children, and quiet neighborhoods come to mind. However, the following top ...

4 amazing Bible verses to help you in your darkest days

4 amazing Bible verses to help you in your darkest days Watch

Marriage & Family

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

At times life can be a one-of-a-kind roller coaster ride with all its ups and downs. Some of us feel that life has really been raining down the ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, September 03, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Colossians 1:9-14, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 98:2-6, Gospel: Luke 5:1-11

Pope Saint Gregory the Great: Saint of the Day for Thursday, September 03, 2015

Pope Saint Gregory the Great: Saint of the Day for Thursday, September 03, 2015 Watch

Saints

St. Gregory, born at Rome about the year 540, was the son of Gordianus, a wealthy senator, who later renounced the world and became one of the seven ...

Irish Blessing: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, September 03, 2015

Prayers

Deep peace of the running wave to you. Deep peace of the flowing air to you. Deep peace of the quiet earth to you. Deep peace of the shining stars ...

Where are all the trees? Only a SHOCKING 3 trillion trees left in entire world

Where are all the trees? Only a SHOCKING 3 trillion trees left in entire world Watch

Green

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

An alarming report has been released by researchers following a comprehensive assessment of global tree populations. The number of trees falling has ...

Are you being safe? The dangers lying in powdered caffeine

Are you being safe? The dangers lying in powdered caffeine Watch

Health

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

One teaspoon of pure caffeine powder is the equivalent of 28 cups of coffee, making it dangerous for consumption. Warning letters have been issued by ...

Anguished refugee family throws themselves on train tacks after being denied entry into Germany

Anguished refugee family throws themselves on train tacks after being denied entry into Germany Watch

Europe

Western Europe is in its worst throes of a refugee crisis since the 1990s with the sudden influx of North African and Middle Eastern refugees ...

Kentucky Clerk jailed for refusal to marry same-sex couples

Kentucky Clerk jailed for refusal to marry same-sex couples Watch

Politics & Policy

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis has been sent to jail following her refusal to marry same-sex couples.

Incredible NASA video offers amazing sights of Pluto

Incredible NASA video offers amazing sights of Pluto Watch

Green

The distant, icy planet of Pluto was officially kicked out of our solar system in 2006. Our current solar system now only features eight ...

Excitement builds with massive mural of Pope Francis before his midtown Manhattan visit

Excitement builds with massive mural of Pope Francis before his midtown Manhattan visit Watch

U.S.

Excitement is building in New York City with the visit of Pope Francis this September 24. A massive, hand-painted mural, 225-feet tall has been ...