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Daily Readings for Thursday, December 08, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Genesis 3:9-15, Reading 1: Genesis 3:20, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 98:1-4, Gospel: Luke 1:26-38, Reading 2: Ephesians 1:11-12, Reading 2: ...

St. Romaric: Saint of the Day for Thursday, December 08, 2016

St. Romaric: Saint of the Day for Thursday, December 08, 2016

Saints

In the account of St Amatus of Remiremont it is related how he brought about the conversion to God of a Merovingian nobleman named Romaric, who ...

Thousands of Christians stand against abortion with '21 Days of Prayer' HD

Thousands of Christians stand against abortion with '21 Days of Prayer' HD Watch

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Thousands of Christians stand against abortion with '21 Days of Prayer' http://bit.ly/2h6EkjV By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Friday, December 9th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Isaiah 48:17-19 17 Thus says Yahweh, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: I am Yahweh your God and teach you for your own good, I lead ...

An example of grace, power and courage - Young woman with Down syndrome opens BOOMING business in face of discriminating workforce

An example of grace, power and courage - Young woman with Down syndrome opens BOOMING business in face of discriminating workforce Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Collette Divitto is a beautiful 26-year-old woman who was forced to fight an uphill battle just to find employment.

South African Supreme Court strikes down physician assisted suicide, but the ruling comes with a worrisome twist

South African Supreme Court strikes down physician assisted suicide, but the ruling comes with a worrisome twist Watch

Africa

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Supreme Court of South Africa has overturned a ruling that could allow physicians to assist a patient who wants to commit suicide. The decision ...

Ohio passes amazing Right to Life bill - Abortions to be BANNED after a baby's heartbeat is detected

Ohio passes amazing Right to Life bill - Abortions to be BANNED after a baby's heartbeat is detected Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Rejoice! Entire generations of unborn children may have a chance at life, thanks to the state of Ohio's efforts.

Homeland Security releases frightening report - Is the U.S. REALLY safe?

Homeland Security releases frightening report - Is the U.S. REALLY safe? Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A new Department of Homeland Security (DHS) report claims the United States has moved from "a world of terrorist-directed attacks to, a world that ...

Prayer of the Immaculate Conception: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, December 08, 2016

Prayers

O God, who by the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, didst prepare a worthy dwelling place for thy Son, we beseech thee that, as by ...

The freezing cold has arrived! Is global warming to blame?

The freezing cold has arrived! Is global warming to blame? Watch

U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A freezing airmass is dipping into the lower 48 states, causing temperatures to plunge as much as 35 below average. Snow and ice are making life ...

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 ...

What is 'coprophilia' and why is Pope Francis talking about it?

What is 'coprophilia' and why is Pope Francis talking about it? Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis has issued a statement against the media's obsession with fake news and gossip. Except, the term he used to describe the obsession is ...

Pearl Harbor facts on its 75th Anniversary HD

Pearl Harbor facts on its 75th Anniversary HD Watch

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Facts about Pearl Harbor on its 75th Anniversary http://bit.ly/2gkUuY2 By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/07/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, December 8th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Thursday, December 8th, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Genesis 3:9-15, 20 9 But Yahweh God called to the man. 'Where are you?' he asked. 10 'I heard the sound of you in the garden,' he ...

'We know what we trust in' - The AMAZING and POWERFUL story of how ONE MAN led 300 people to God

'We know what we trust in' - The AMAZING and POWERFUL story of how ONE MAN led 300 people to God Watch

Africa

By (CNA/EWTN News)

A distant part of Ethiopia last week celebrated the baptisms of 300 adult catechumens, youth, and infants.

'Let us also smile' - Pope Francis passionately encourages us all to smile through the hard times

'Let us also smile' - Pope Francis passionately encourages us all to smile through the hard times Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

For Pope Francis, one of most needed virtues of modern time is hope, which is something he said must never be abandoned no matter how hard life gets, ...

Why did the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor? What lessons can we learn from that fateful day?

Why did the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor? What lessons can we learn from that fateful day? Watch

U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

December 7 is the anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. As flags fly at half-staff, it is important to remember what happened and why. ...

Join hands for murdered babies with a powerful '21 Days of Prayer'

Join hands for murdered babies with a powerful '21 Days of Prayer' Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

On January 22, 1973, a Supreme Court decision changed the fates of families in the United States forever.

Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil HD

Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil HD Watch

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Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil http://bit.ly/2hdjbnc By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/06/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

St. Ambrose HD

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Saint Ambrose, also known as Ambrose of Milan, is one of the four original doctors of the Church. He was the Bishop of Milan and one of the most ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Isaiah 40:25-31, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:10, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:1-4, Gospel: Matthew ...

St. Maria Giuseppe Rossello: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

St. Maria Giuseppe Rossello: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Saints

Foundress of the Daughters of Our Lady of Mercy. She was born at Albisola Marina, Liguria, Italy, in 1811, and was baptized Benedetta. At sixteen she ...

Prayer for Refugees and Victims of War: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Prayers

Lord God, no one is a stranger to you and no one is ever far from your loving care. In your kindness, watch over refugees and victims of ...

Scientists claim c-section births are 'messing' with evolution HD

Scientists claim c-section births are 'messing' with evolution HD Watch

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Scientists claim c-section is 'messing' with evolution http://bit.ly/2gNnGrq By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/06/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Daily Reading for Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Isaiah 40:25-31 25 'To whom can you compare me, or who is my equal?' says the Holy One. 26 Lift your eyes and look: he who created these ...

St. Ambrose: Hold fast to God, the one true good

St. Ambrose: Hold fast to God, the one true good Watch

Living Faith

By St. Amborse, Bishop of Milan

Let us live in Christ, let us ascend in Christ, so that the serpent may not have the power here below to wound us in the heel.

Seven bishops, one abbot, and a psychiatrist dialogue with peace activists

Seven bishops, one abbot, and a psychiatrist dialogue with peace activists Watch

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

During the recent U.S. Catholic bishops' fall assembly in Baltimore, several bishops and one abbot, gathered with about 25 peace activists - myself ...

Young girl in danger of losing limbs after heroically running into burning home to rescue disabled father

Young girl in danger of losing limbs after heroically running into burning home to rescue disabled father Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Fourteen-year-old Guo Jiajia woke to flames in the living room. After escaping her apartment, she stood for a moment in the doorway before returning ...

'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 ...

Native Americans rejoice as DAPL construction halts HD

Native Americans rejoice as DAPL construction halts HD Watch

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Native Americans REJOICE as DAPL construction halts http://bit.ly/2gco8yB By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/05/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Italy's Prime Minister makes shocking announcement after hard defeat HD

Italy's Prime Minister makes shocking announcement after hard defeat HD Watch

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Italy's Prime Minister makes shocking announcement after hard defeat http://bit.ly/2g11PO2 By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...