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Amazing pastor handles hilarious accident during Christmas service

Amazing pastor handles hilarious accident during Christmas service Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

In the middle of a Christmas Eve service at the Phoenix Christian Assembly church, one pastor taught his congregation how to handle unexpected ...

Octave of Christmas - The Feast of the Holy Family

Octave of Christmas - The Feast of the Holy Family

Christmas / Advent

By Deacon keith Fournier

The silence of Nazareth should teach us how to meditate in peace and quiet, to reflect on the deeply spiritual, and to be open to the voice of God's ...

Christology and Christmas: The Catholic Church guards Christology and Christmas

Christology and Christmas: The Catholic Church guards Christology and Christmas

Christmas / Advent

By Deacon Frederick Bartels

Christians today often take the meaning of Christmas for granted. Unfortunately, the wonder and magnificence of the Incarnation and the subsequent ...

Father Peter M. J. Stravinskas on Christmas: In the Fullness of Time a Savior Has Come

Father Peter M. J. Stravinskas on Christmas: In the Fullness of Time a Savior Has Come Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Father Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D.

Permit me to make a suggestion.  Give yourself a Christmas gift this year - the gift of spiritual homelessness, so that God can give you a ...

5 ways to celebrate the day after Christmas

5 ways to celebrate the day after Christmas Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The month of December is full of shopping, baking, entertaining and planning all for the sake of a perfect Christmas celebration! But what should you ...

A beautiful prayer to help with Christmas disappointment

A beautiful prayer to help with Christmas disappointment Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Since you came to Jesus, you've prayed, you've had faith in the Lord and you've done the best you could to meet God halfway - but now, near the end ...

Advent Reflection: The Manger and the Cross - Calvary Begins in Bethlehem

Advent Reflection: The Manger and the Cross - Calvary Begins in Bethlehem Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Fr. Bernhard Speringer

All the events surrounding His birth reveal to us how closely life and death, Christmas and Easter, Bethlehem and Golgotha, the Manger and the Cross ...

Advent and the Eucharist: Prepare to Receive the Risen Lord

Advent and the Eucharist: Prepare to Receive the Risen Lord Watch

Christmas / Advent

By F. K. Bartels

"In the sacrament of the altar, the Lord meets us, men and women created in God's image and likeness, and becomes our companion along the way. In ...

Fourth Sunday of Advent: Awaiting the Arrival of The Christ Child Who Fulfills Every Hope

Fourth Sunday of Advent: Awaiting the Arrival of The Christ Child Who Fulfills Every Hope

Christmas / Advent

By Deacon Frederick Bartels

In America today, we often rush from the secular holiday of Thanksgiving right into Christmas, bypassing Advent altogether. The Christmas music is ...

Pope Francis offers the hearing-impaired a special Christmas message - In sign language!

Pope Francis offers the hearing-impaired a special Christmas message - In sign language! Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

On Tuesday, December 13, YouTube user Joseph Matar posted a shockingly adorable video of Pope Francis sharing a Christmas message with the deaf ...

Learning from Elijah in the Advent Season of Life

Learning from Elijah in the Advent Season of Life Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I spend a lot of time under the broom tree as I grow older. I see it as a holy place, a place of invitation, in the unfolding loving plan of God ...

An Advent Poem: The Star Still Shines

An Advent Poem: The Star Still Shines Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Mary Jo Matthews

Oh, star set high in a winter sky by God's almighty hand stretch forth thy light and shine tonight on men in every land.In hearts renew the flame ...

An Advent Story: Do You Want To Become A New Person?

An Advent Story: Do You Want To Become A New Person?

Christmas / Advent

By F. K. Bartels

Have you ever wanted to become a new person, and live out a new, exciting and fulfilling life? Is true healing, completeness and wholeness what ...

5 Ways to keep Jesus in your Christmas celebrations this year

5 Ways to keep Jesus in your Christmas celebrations this year Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Christmas is a magical time of year when decorations line the streets, children are suddenly behaving and the Post Office struggles to keep up as ...

The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception: The Virgin Mary Lights The Path To A Fruitful Advent

The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception: The Virgin Mary Lights The Path To A Fruitful Advent Watch

Christmas / Advent

By F. K. Bartels

The Church, explains John Paul II, "proceeds along the path already trodden by the Virgin Mary, who 'advanced in her pilgrimage of faith, and loyally ...

Blasphemous 'Santa vs. Jesus' board game featuring Virgin Mary and racy pictures sparks controversy

Blasphemous 'Santa vs. Jesus' board game featuring Virgin Mary and racy pictures sparks controversy Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Two actors joined forces to create a stunningly inappropriate board game in the name of fun - but many have hailed the game as "blasphemous" and ...

'We still continue living with love' - Heartsick Iraqi Christians in U.S. plan powerful midnight Mass

'We still continue living with love' - Heartsick Iraqi Christians in U.S. plan powerful midnight Mass Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Iraqi Christians who relocated to the United States admit this Christmas will be difficult without their loved ones, who remain trapped beneath the ...

Adorable video shows children hilariously explain the story of Christmas

Adorable video shows children hilariously explain the story of Christmas Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Southland Christian Church used adults to recreate children's versions of the reason for the season.

How many of these 10 little-known facts about St. Nicholas do YOU know?

How many of these 10 little-known facts about St. Nicholas do YOU know? Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

In honor of St. Nicholas' feast day, December 6, take a moment to see how well you really know the beloved saint.

How St. John Paul II saved Christmas -  New tell-all interview reveals how the Pope moved dictator's heart

How St. John Paul II saved Christmas - New tell-all interview reveals how the Pope moved dictator's heart Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Church Pop (Church Pop)

After Fidel Castro gained power in Cuba in 1959, he spent the  next decade slowly imposing socialism on the country, including state atheism.

The 'O' Antiphons - O Emmanuel

The 'O' Antiphons - O Emmanuel

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Emmanuel, Rex et legifer noster, exspectatio gentium, et Salvator earum: veni ad salvandum nos Domine Deus noster.

The 'O' Antiphons - O Rex Gentium

The 'O' Antiphons - O Rex Gentium

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Rex gentium, et desideratus earum, lapisque angularis, qui facis utraque unum: veni, et salva hominem, quem de limo formasti.

The 'O' Antiphons - O Oriens

The 'O' Antiphons - O Oriens

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Oriens, splendor lucis aeternae, et sol iustitiae: veni, et illumina sedentes in tenebris et umbra mortis.

The 'O' Antiphons - O Clavis David

The 'O' Antiphons - O Clavis David

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O clavis David, et sceptrum domus Israel: qui aperis, et nemo claudit; claudis, et nemo aperit: veni, et educ vinctum de domo carceris, ...

The 'O' Antiphons - O Radix Jesse

The 'O' Antiphons - O Radix Jesse

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Radix Jesse, qui stas in signum populorum, super quem continebunt reges os suum, quem gentes deprecabuntur: veni ad liberandum nos, iam noli ...

The 'O' Antiphons - O Adonai

The 'O' Antiphons - O Adonai

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Adonai, et Dux domus Israel, qui Moysi in igne flammae rubi apparuisti, et ei in Sina legem dedisti: veni ad redimendum nos in brachio extento.

The 'O' Antiphons - O Sapientia

The 'O' Antiphons - O Sapientia

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Sapientia, quae ex ore Altissimi prodidisti, attingens a fine usque ad finem, fortiter suaviter disponensque omnia: veni ad docendum nos ...

What is Pope Francis doing for Christmas?

What is Pope Francis doing for Christmas? Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Vatican has released news of this year's Christmas tree, Nativity scene and Pope Francis' plans to celebrate the reason for the season.