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Daily Readings for Thursday, June 30, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Amos 7:10-17, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 19:8-11, Gospel: Matthew 9:1-8

First Martyrs of the See of Rome: Saint of the Day for Thursday, June 30, 2016

First Martyrs of the See of Rome: Saint of the Day for Thursday, June 30, 2016

Saints

The holy men and women are also called the “Protomartyrs of Rome.” They were accused of burning Rome by Nero , who burned Rome to cover his own ...

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 ...

America has become craven, that's why Satan is winning

America has become craven, that's why Satan is winning Watch

U.S.

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. You won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country! (Four Star General, George ...

'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 ...

'I love you and I am crying so hard grandma': Woman honors grandmother

'I love you and I am crying so hard grandma': Woman honors grandmother Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Jen Ampler lives in Manila, the capital city of the Philippines. She took then posted images of herself and her grandmother to Facebook, touching the ...

'Prayer enables grace': Pope Francis encourages prayer

'Prayer enables grace': Pope Francis encourages prayer Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/Europa Press)

On Wednesday Pope Francis gave 25 new archbishops the pallium, encouraging them to remain strong in prayer, which he said helps in staying open to ...

Good Night My Guardian Angel: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, June 30, 2016

Prayers

Good night, my Guardian Angel, The day has sped away; Well spent or ill, its story Is written down for aye. And now, of God's kind ...

Evolving, emotional robot expected to be hot Christmas item

Evolving, emotional robot expected to be hot Christmas item Watch

Technology

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Just in time for Christmas, the Anki firm is releasing a robot capable of forming an emotional bond with humans.

'It is so heartwarming': Thai Catholics exhibit extraordinary faith

'It is so heartwarming': Thai Catholics exhibit extraordinary faith Watch

Living Faith

By Antonio Anup Gonsalves (CNA/EWTN News)

Hundreds of sick and physically challenged people marked the Catholic Church's Year of Mercy in Thailand with a special procession through the Holy ...

Jesus to reach 6.5 million more people?

Jesus to reach 6.5 million more people? Watch

Movies

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Millions around the world have no idea who Jesus Christ, the Son of God, is - but now 6.5 million people will be able to learn about Christ in a way ...

Colorado Springs Pastor fights to keep Jesus in the city

Colorado Springs Pastor fights to keep Jesus in the city Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

"... all beings in the heavens, on earth and in the underworld, should bend the knee at the name of Jesus" - Philippians 2:10

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 ...

Car accident reveals OBGYN's dark secret - Abortion drugs and human tissues discovered

Car accident reveals OBGYN's dark secret - Abortion drugs and human tissues discovered Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Michigan OBGYN Michael Arthur Roth was involved in a car accident last September. What police found in his trunk and glove box resulted in his ...

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 ...

Daily Reading for Friday, July 1st, 2016 HD

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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 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 4:6-8, 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

'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.

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.

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 ...