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Daily Readings for Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Peter 1:18-25, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 147:12-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 147:19-20, Gospel: Mark 10:32-45

St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, May 25, 2016

St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Watch

Saints

It would be easy to concentrate on the mystical experiences God gave this saint, rather than on her life. In fact, it would be difficult to do ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, May 26th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Thursday, May 26th, 2016 HD Watch

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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 ...

Goodbye El Nino! Hello La Nina! What does this mean for the Atlantic Hurricane season?

Goodbye El Nino! Hello La Nina! What does this mean for the Atlantic Hurricane season? Watch

Green

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Goodbye El Nino! The monster heating anomaly in the tropical Pacific has abated and experts now believe a La Nina event, the cool sister of El Nino, ...

Benedict XVI to make public appearance?

Benedict XVI to make public appearance? Watch

Living Faith

By Andrea Gagliarducci (CNA/EWTN News)

Former Pope Benedict XVI could appear in public once again on June 29, the 65th anniversary of his priestly ordination.

Nun fatally attacked in South Sudan

Nun fatally attacked in South Sudan Watch

Africa

By (CNA/EWTN News)

A Slovak nun and medical doctor died Friday from gunshot wounds she suffered in an attack in Yei, South Sudan last week.

Faception: New app to identify everyone from pedophiles to terrorists

Faception: New app to identify everyone from pedophiles to terrorists Watch

Technology

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A new app just signed a contract with a homeland security agency to help identify national threats to security - but is it accurate?

Night Prayer: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Prayers

God, come to my assistance. Lord make haste to help me. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and the Holy Spirit; as it was in the ...

Friars inspired to take pilgrimage after viewing Hollywood drama 'The Way'

Friars inspired to take pilgrimage after viewing Hollywood drama 'The Way' Watch

Vocations

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Dominican Fathers Francis Orozco and Thomas Schaefgen were inspired to make a 478-mile pilgrimage from New Orleans to Memphis, Tenn. entirely on foot ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Daily Reading for Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 HD Watch

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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 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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Daily Reading for Friday, May 20th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Friday, May 20th, 2016 HD Watch

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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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