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Daily Readings for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 12:1-11, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 34:2-9, Gospel: Matthew 16:13-19, Reading 2: 2 Timothy 4:17-18, Reading 2: 2 Timothy ...

St. Peter: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

St. Peter: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Watch

Saints

Peter, who was also known as Simon Peter of Cephas, is considered the first Pope. Despite his papacy, Peter had humble beginnings and became one of ...

Fatima Morning Offering HD

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O Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, I offer You my prayers, works, joys and sufferings, all that this day may bring, be they good or bad: ...

A Prayer for the Departed HD

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My God! I recommend to Thee the souls of my relations, my benefactors, my friends and my enemies, and of those who are in Purgatory on my ...

Sister Cecilia Maria's smile stuns

Sister Cecilia Maria's smile stuns Watch

Living Faith

By (CNA)

Pictures of a young Argentinian nun - smiling and serene though dying from a devastating battle with cancer - have erupted on social media, with ...

'Your goodness is a place where I feel protected': Pope Francis honors Benedict XVI

'Your goodness is a place where I feel protected': Pope Francis honors Benedict XVI Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

On Tuesday, Benedict XVI gave his second public speech since his final day as Pope, expressing gratitude for a lengthy priesthood and for Pope ...

'Stop shying away from death': Researchers claim dying patients suffer loss of dignity

'Stop shying away from death': Researchers claim dying patients suffer loss of dignity Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Researchers claim end-of-life care only serves to dehumanize patients, while their loved ones cling to those they can't release.

BREAKING: Istanbul airport suffers TWO explosions

BREAKING: Istanbul airport suffers TWO explosions Watch

Middle East

A Turkish official confirmed two explosions have hit the airport.

St. Peter: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Prayers

O glorious Saint Peter, who, in return for thy strong and generous faith, thy profound and sincere humility, and they burning love, wast rewarded by ...

This man built a life sized Ark in Kentucky. See what's next! (PHOTOS)

This man built a life sized Ark in Kentucky. See what's next! (PHOTOS) Watch

Living Faith

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A prominent Christian is ready to unveil his $102 million theme park to the public, centered around a life-size replica of Noah's ark. The ...

Please pray for Heidi - Heartbreaking moment child wakes in hospital and asks for mother who died in crash

Please pray for Heidi - Heartbreaking moment child wakes in hospital and asks for mother who died in crash Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A family of six made its way to church Sunday morning and began to cross a set of tracks when the family van was struck by an Amtrak train.

Can YOU find 'super racist' message on this Red Cross poster?

Can YOU find 'super racist' message on this Red Cross poster? Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Margaret Sawyer noticed a Red Cross safety poster at a public pool in Salida, CO. She took a moment to take a closer look then internally shook her ...

Second American infected with invincible superbug, expected to infect MILLIONS

Second American infected with invincible superbug, expected to infect MILLIONS Watch

Health

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Every 30 minutes, at least one person in the United States dies because of antibiotic resistant infections. Researchers have now discovered a ...

Daily Reading for Sunday, July 3rd, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Isaiah 66:10-14 10 Rejoice with Jerusalem, be glad for her, all you who love her! Rejoice, rejoice with her, all you who mourned her! 11 ...

Daily Reading for Saturday, July 2nd, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Amos 9:11-15 11 On that Day, I shall rebuild the tottering hut of David, make good the gaps in it, restore its ruins and rebuild it as it ...

'He can communicate with us by nodding his head': Teen's face RIPPED APART by hyena (WARNING: DISTURBING CONTENT)

'He can communicate with us by nodding his head': Teen's face RIPPED APART by hyena (WARNING: DISTURBING CONTENT) Watch

Africa

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Erco Janse van Rensburg was just another teen on a family camping trip in South Africa's Kruger National Park. When he fell asleep beneath the stars ...

Democrats effort to embarrass Republicans backfires when their report is unredacted by reporters using a simple trick in Word

Democrats effort to embarrass Republicans backfires when their report is unredacted by reporters using a simple trick in Word Watch

Politics & Policy

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

It pays to know the Clintons. A report released by the Democrats ahead of the Republican report, intended to show Republican misuse of power, has ...

Bishops challenge Philippine president over death penalty

Bishops challenge Philippine president over death penalty Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

During a speech on Monday, soon-to-be Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced his support for capital punishment as a means of revenge, not a ...

Daily Reading for Friday, July 1st, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Friday, July 1st, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Amos 8:4-6, 9-12 4 Listen to this, you who crush the needy and reduce the oppressed to nothing, 5 you who say, 'When will New Moon be ...

Prayer in Time of Bereavement HD

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Dearest Jesus, who wept at the death of your friend and taught that they who mourn shall be comforted, grant us the comfort of your presence in our ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 3:1-8, Reading 1: Amos 4:11-12, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 5:4-8, Gospel: Matthew 8:23-27

St. Irenaeus: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

St. Irenaeus: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Saints

The writings of St. Irenaeus entitle him to a high place among the fathers of the Church, for they not only laid the foundations of Christian ...

Blessing of Food: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Prayers

Bless, O Lord this food that it may be an effective and salutary remedy for mankind. For Thy name's sake, grant that all who partake of it may obtain ...

Prayer to Our Lady, Health of the Sick HD

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Virgin, most holy, Mother of the Word Incarnate, Treasurer of graces, and Refuge of sinners, I fly top your motherly affection with lively faith, and ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, June 30th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Amos 7:10-17 10 Amaziah the priest of Bethel then sent word to Jeroboam king of Israel as follows, 'Amos is plotting against you in the ...

Benghazi Report: What gives Hillary Clinton the RIGHT to LIE to the American people? Who gave her a job and pays her salary?

Benghazi Report: What gives Hillary Clinton the RIGHT to LIE to the American people? Who gave her a job and pays her salary? Watch

Africa

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Hillary Clinton is a liar, and there's no other way to put it. Sometimes the truth is hard, and this is one such occasion. The final Republican ...

Just like Hilter! Davos men want one European government NOW

Just like Hilter! Davos men want one European government NOW Watch

Europe

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Davos men are at it again, and they are wasting no time. No sooner than Britain voted to leave the European Union, the Davos men moved to protect ...

The Vindication of Governor Bob McDonnell, Persevering Faith and the Friends of Job

The Vindication of Governor Bob McDonnell, Persevering Faith and the Friends of Job Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

In 2014, the former Governor of Virginia, a genuine Catholic Christian named Robert "Bob" McDonnell, was wrongfully convicted of committing a ...

'I was a stranger and you welcomed me'

'I was a stranger and you welcomed me'

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

Over 37 years-ago when Annunciation House - a sanctuary and home of hospitality that has served over 100,000 refugees, homeless poor and undocumented ...

Daily Reading for Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Acts 12:1-11 1 It was about this time that King Herod started persecuting certain members of the church. 2 He had James the brother of ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Amos 3:1-8; 4:11-12 1 Listen, Israelites, to this prophecy which Yahweh pronounces against you, against the whole family which I brought ...