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Daily Readings for Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Peter 1:10-16, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 98:1-4, Gospel: Mark 10:28-31

St. David I of Scotland: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Saints

David, the youngest son of Scotland’s virtuous queen, (Saint) Margaret, succeeded his brother to the Scottish throne in 1124. David’s friend, (Saint) ...

Prayer to Holy Michael the Archangel HD

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Holy Michael, the Archangel, defend us in battle. Be our safeguard against the wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke him, we humbly ...

Daily Reading for Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Peter 1:18-25 18 For you know that the price of your ransom from the futile way of life handed down from your ancestors was paid, ...

Scientists surprised by sudden eruption on Costa Rica volcano. Could the same happen at Mt. Rainier?

Scientists surprised by sudden eruption on Costa Rica volcano. Could the same happen at Mt. Rainier? Watch

Green

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A volcano has erupted in Costa Rica with sudden ferocity, surprising experts who did not believe an eruption was imminent. The plume of ash from the ...

ISIS leaders punished with NEW EXECUTION METHOD using DOGS

ISIS leaders punished with NEW EXECUTION METHOD using DOGS Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

It's a bad time to be an ISIS commander. In response to the continual failures on the battlefield, ISIS commanders are now being executed by being ...

Are we in danger? Islamic State calls for attacks on Europe and US during upcoming Muslim holy month

Are we in danger? Islamic State calls for attacks on Europe and US during upcoming Muslim holy month Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

ISIS followers have been urged to strike at Europe and the United States by a 31-minute speech Abu Mohamed al-Adnani posted online.

American Steel v. China's Production - There is no such thing as free trade

American Steel v. China's Production - There is no such thing as free trade Watch

Politics & Policy

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

As American steel production falters, China has begun efforts to dump its excess steel at slashed prices.

Prayer for a Deceased Father or Mother: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Prayers

O God, Who has commanded us to honour our father and mother, have compassion in Thy mercy, on the souls of my father and mother; forgive them ...

Pope Francis on the Feast of the Holy Trinity

Pope Francis on the Feast of the Holy Trinity Watch

Living Faith

By Ann Scneible (CNA/EWTN News)

The feast of the Holy Trinity is an invitation for us to commit to enriching our everyday relationships by promoting communion, consolation, and ...

'Our meeting is the message': Pope Francis' historical meeting with top Sunni imam

'Our meeting is the message': Pope Francis' historical meeting with top Sunni imam Watch

Europe

By Ann Schneible (CNA/EWTN News)

Pope Francis on Monday embraced the grand imam Sheik Ahmed Muhammad Al-Tayyib during a meeting at the Vatican, a move which is being seen as a step ...

A MIRACLE? Virgin Mary statue with single red tear sparks mass pilgrimage

A MIRACLE? Virgin Mary statue with single red tear sparks mass pilgrimage Watch

Americas

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Images of a Virgin Mary statue with a single red 'tear' streaming down her face has spread rampant through social media prompting hundreds of ...

Vatican claims Third Secret of Fatima is fully revealed... But isn't that how coverups work?

Vatican claims Third Secret of Fatima is fully revealed... But isn't that how coverups work? Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Ever since the reveal of the Third Secret of Fatima in 2000, several people have insisted there's more to the secret than what the public was told. ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Peter 1:10-16 10 This salvation was the subject of the search and investigation of the prophets who spoke of the grace you were to ...

Daily Reading for Monday, May 23rd, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, First Peter 1:3-9 3 Blessed be God the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who in his great mercy has given us a new birth into a living ...

Edward Nero, arresting officer of Freddie Gray, NOT GUILTY. Will Baltimore erupt once more?

Edward Nero, arresting officer of Freddie Gray, NOT GUILTY. Will Baltimore erupt once more? Watch

U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The arresting officer in the Freddie Gray case, Edward Nero, has been declared "not guilty" by the judge in his criminal trial. Now, the community ...

Iran gleeful: Israel is just eight minutes away from destruction

Iran gleeful: Israel is just eight minutes away from destruction Watch

Middle East

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A senior Iranian military adviser has said that Israel can be destroyed within eight minutes, if the order is given. The estimate is based on the ...

Venezuela's collapse is a warning to Americans enamored with socialism

Venezuela's collapse is a warning to Americans enamored with socialism Watch

Americas

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The world is hardly paying attention, but the nation of Venezuela is in full-collapse. Its economy has imploded, and its politics are in turmoil. The ...

Daily Reading for Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Proverbs 8:22-31 22 'Yahweh created me, first-fruits of his fashioning, before the oldest of his works. 23 From everlasting, I was firmly ...

Daily Reading for Saturday, May 21st, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, James 5:13-20 13 Any one of you who is in trouble should pray; anyone in good spirits should sing a psalm. 14 Any one of you who is ill ...

Daily Readings for Monday, May 23, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Peter 1:3-9, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 111:9-10, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 111:1-2, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 111:5-6, Gospel: Mark ...

St. John Baptist Rossi: Saint of the Day for Monday, May 23, 2016

St. John Baptist Rossi: Saint of the Day for Monday, May 23, 2016

Saints

This holy priest was born in 1698 at the village of Voltaggio in the diocese of Genoa and was one of the four children of an excellent and highly ...

Pious Invocations: Prayer of the Day for Monday, May 23, 2016

Prayers

We adore you, O Christ, and we bless you; because by your Cross you have redeemed the world. Heart of Jesus, I place all my trust in ...

Credo de los Apostoles HD

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Creo en Dios Padre, Todopoderoso, Creador del cielo y de la tierra. y en Jesucristo, su único Hijo, Nuestro Seńor, que fue concebido por obra ...

Daily Reading for Friday, May 20th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, James 5:9-12 9 Do not make complaints against one another, brothers, so as not to be brought to judgement yourselves; the Judge is ...

Mafia-related demonic possessions cause children to froth at mouth and convulse

Mafia-related demonic possessions cause children to froth at mouth and convulse Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A "mass demonic possession" has erupted at Peruvian school Elsa Perea Flores, leaving over 80 students convulsing, frothing at the mouth, fainting, ...

Making a Difference: A Memorial Day reflection from America's late peace-priest

Making a Difference: A Memorial Day reflection from America's late peace-priest Watch

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

The best way to remember those who have been killed in battle is to work for the day when others will no longer be sent to take their place.

Catholic Moral Teaching: Freedom, Choice and Truth

Catholic Moral Teaching: Freedom, Choice and Truth Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith Fournier

What we choose determines who we become. Choosing what is good changes the chooser, empowering him or her to proceed along the pathways of virtue ...

'It will be a first': Pope Francis to meet Sunni Islamic leader

'It will be a first': Pope Francis to meet Sunni Islamic leader Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis has decided to meet with Sunni Islam's Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb on Monday.

La Senal De La Cruz HD

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En el nombre del Padre, y del Hijo, y del Espíritu Santo. Amén. Support Catholic Online by Subscribing to our ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, May 19th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, James 5:1-6 1 Well now, you rich! Lament, weep for the miseries that are coming to you. 2 Your wealth is rotting, your clothes are all ...