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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) ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, May 26th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Genesis 14:18-20 18 Melchizedek king of Salem brought bread and wine; he was a priest of God Most High. 19 He pronounced this blessing: ...

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 ...

HORRIFYING: Abortion mill calls 911 to save baby after botched abortion

HORRIFYING: Abortion mill calls 911 to save baby after botched abortion Watch

Health

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A chilling recording has been released on a 911 call from an abortion mill, requesting emergency services for a baby who survived an abortion. The ...

Record-breaking 38,000 illegal aliens apprehended in the month of April

Record-breaking 38,000 illegal aliens apprehended in the month of April Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Illegal aliens continue to surge into the United States from the Southwest U.S. border, leading the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) units to ...

DISLIKE: Facebook blames Zuckerberg bias on employees, promises to retrain

DISLIKE: Facebook blames Zuckerberg bias on employees, promises to retrain Watch

Technology

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Facebook has announced they will retrain employees responsible for curating their news content. The social networking giant has been accused of ...

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 ...

WHAT IS GOING ON? Only 5 percent of terminal cancer patients fully understand their prognosis

WHAT IS GOING ON? Only 5 percent of terminal cancer patients fully understand their prognosis Watch

Health

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

According to a new study on terminally-ill cancer patients, only five percent of patients fully understood their prognosis, which raises several ...

'Everything published about this matter is completely false': Confusion erupts over EgyptAir Flight 804 crash

'Everything published about this matter is completely false': Confusion erupts over EgyptAir Flight 804 crash Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Conflicting stories have emerged concerning recently downed EgyptAir Flight 804. While Greek officials claim the plane swerved before falling off ...

FBI investigating Gov. McAuliffe, Clinton Foundation for Chinese ties

FBI investigating Gov. McAuliffe, Clinton Foundation for Chinese ties Watch

Politics & Policy

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The FBI is investigating Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe on the grounds that he accepted illegal campaign contributions. There is overlap between his ...

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.

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, ...

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 ...

The Political Rise and Fall of Dr. Ben Carson (Part Two)

The Political Rise and Fall of Dr. Ben Carson (Part Two)

Blog

By Justin Soutar

Within two and a half years' time, Dr. Ben Carson's political star had climbed with extraordinary steadiness from the horizon to the zenith, where it ...

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

Credo de los Apostoles HD

Credo de los Apostoles HD Watch

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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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

La Senal De La Cruz HD

La Senal De La Cruz HD Watch

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