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'I will not let another Holocaust happen!' Sign the petition in support of Iraqi Christians forced to flee from persecution

'I will not let another Holocaust happen!' Sign the petition in support of Iraqi Christians forced to flee from persecution Watch

Middle East

Iraqi Christians have fled Mosul in droves, but some remain behind, awaiting their inevitably gruesome fate. As entire families risk slaughter, ...

Monday, July 28 - Homily: The Mustard Seed

Monday, July 28 - Homily: The Mustard Seed Watch

Daily Homilies

The mustard seed must be bruised in order to emit its fragrance and be used. This is a beautiful explanation by Father Bonaventure of the parable ...

U.S. Bishops say Obama's executive order 'implements discrimination'

U.S. Bishops say Obama's executive order 'implements discrimination' Watch

Politics & Policy

A new order by U.S. President Obama that forbids federal contractors from discriminating "on the basis of sexual orientation and gender ...

Spanish priest packs them into church - by dancing the flamenco

Spanish priest packs them into church - by dancing the flamenco Watch

Europe

Jose Planas Moreno, known as "Father Pepe," has revived interest in his church in Malaga, Spain. The priest has brought parishioners flocking ...

Massive underground bunkers empower Hamas in Israeli conflict

Massive underground bunkers empower Hamas in Israeli conflict Watch

Middle East

Cut off from the rest of the world with three sides enforced by Israel and Egypt, coupled with shelling maintained by sea and in the air above ...

Israel harshly critical of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, called 'an Alien'

Israel harshly critical of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, called 'an Alien' Watch

Politics & Policy

The United States and Israel have been the staunchest of allies since Israel reached statehood following World War II - but this doesn't mean ...

LUMP OF COAL - LITERALLY! Coal companies pushed to brink of insolvency by Obama policies

LUMP OF COAL - LITERALLY! Coal companies pushed to brink of insolvency by Obama policies Watch

Business & Economics

Dealing with cheap natural gas and tighter regulation, the U.S. coal industry has fallen on hard times. The very fuel that fed the Industrial ...

LUNCH SURPRISE: Pope Francis eats with Vatican employees in surprise visit

LUNCH SURPRISE: Pope Francis eats with Vatican employees in surprise visit Watch

Europe

A "lunch surprise" usually means an item that's not on the menu offered at a lower price. At the Vatican, employees got quite a "lunch surprise" ...

President Obama is 'mailing it in', bought the farm - spending lots of time golfing and goofing off

President Obama is 'mailing it in', bought the farm - spending lots of time golfing and goofing off Watch

Politics & Policy

Lackadaisical. That word is used to define "lacking enthusiasm and determination; carelessly lazy." Lackadaisical appears to described U.S. ...

The poor getting power in U.S. - typical household is now worth a third less

The poor getting power in U.S. - typical household is now worth a third less Watch

Business & Economics

The rich get richer - and the poor have children. But seriously, folks, the poor is getting even poorer in the United States. Recovery from the ...

Stop! I am asking you with all my heart. Stop! - Pope Urges End to Wars in Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza

Stop! I am asking you with all my heart. Stop! - Pope Urges End to Wars in Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza

Europe

By Asia News

He mentions children, victims of war, "from whom we take away the hope for a decent life," urging the parties to address "every diatribe with the ...

Papal visit to US not confirmed, but archbishop confident

Papal visit to US not confirmed, but archbishop confident

Living Faith

By Catholic News Agency (News Consortium)

Lets all Pray that Pope Francis comes to visit us here in the United States of America.

Bridget of Sweden, Marriage and Family, and the Need for Canonized Married Saints

Bridget of Sweden, Marriage and Family, and the Need for Canonized Married Saints Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The clear teaching of the Bible, the Christian tradition and the re-emphasis of the last Council in the Catholic Church, the Second Vatican ...

Hope Didn't Die With The Baby!

Hope Didn't Die With The Baby!

Blog

By by Tara K. E. Brelinsky

My son's life, while brief, impacted the world. On this day nineteen years ago, he not only opened my womb, he stretched wide my heart. He taught ...

BLOWN TO BITS: Video surfaces of Jonah's tomb being destroyed

BLOWN TO BITS: Video surfaces of Jonah's tomb being destroyed Watch

Middle East

It's horrific footage, and many pray that it was faked - but knowing of the ruthlessness of the people involved, it probably wasn't. Jonah's ...

WARNING VERY GRAPHIC UNCENSORED CONTENT: Islamic State terrorists from Australia pose with the severed heads of their captives - CHRISTIANS ARE NEXT

WARNING VERY GRAPHIC UNCENSORED CONTENT: Islamic State terrorists from Australia pose with the severed heads of their captives - CHRISTIANS ARE NEXT Watch

Middle East

In a gruesome series of images, an Islamic State terrorist is tweeting images of a friend posing with the severed heads of decapitated victims. ...

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists

Thousands of Christians Flee Under Death Threat From Tyrannical Caliph and ISIS Jihadists Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

By now, everyone who is in anyway concerned about what is happening to Christians in Iraq has heard the horrific news. The madman who claims to be ...

Meriam Ibraham is Free! The Living God Has Heard the Cry of His People! Jesus Christ is Lord!

Meriam Ibraham is Free! The Living God Has Heard the Cry of His People! Jesus Christ is Lord! Watch

Europe

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The photo of Pope Francis blessing Meriam Ibrahim and her little daughter Maya in the Casa Santa Marta on Thursday, July 24, 2014, reciving a ...

Enjoy a SNEAK PREVIEW of our 72-hour sale on popular medals and jewlery!

Enjoy a SNEAK PREVIEW of our 72-hour sale on popular medals and jewlery!

Home & Food

Starting Friday at midnight, Catholic Shopping .com will have a 72-hour sale that will give you 15 percent off all Bliss-manufactured items. These ...

Deacon Keith Fournier: The Courage of the Catholic Bishops, Religious Liberty, Hobby Lobby and ENDA

Deacon Keith Fournier: The Courage of the Catholic Bishops, Religious Liberty, Hobby Lobby and ENDA Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The Catholic Bishops are doing an excellent job standing up for Religious liberty as a fundamental human right. One of my growing concerns is ...

Indian toddler with severe water on the brain survives surgery

Indian toddler with severe water on the brain survives surgery Watch

Marriage & Family

With a freakish head 37 inches in circumference, a three-year-old Indian girl has underwent surgery to reduce her deformity. Arduous hours of ...

'A negative act necessarily must be condemned:' Vatican revising law on abuse penalties

'A negative act necessarily must be condemned:' Vatican revising law on abuse penalties Watch

Europe

In regards to canonical law regarding acts of sexual misconduct, according to law ended up being too vague, Bishop Juan Ignacio Arrieta says, ...

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years Watch

Green

We rarely think of insects as being little more than everyday pests. Flies interrupting a breezy day, ant invading a picnic, crickets disrupting ...

Obama demands that illegals be allowed to enter U.S.

Obama demands that illegals be allowed to enter U.S. Watch

U.S.

President Barack Obama's administration is considering whether or not it will allow hundreds of minors and young adults from Honduras and other ...

HAIL BRITANIA! Britain declared fastest growing economy in developed world

HAIL BRITANIA! Britain declared fastest growing economy in developed world Watch

Business & Economics

By CNA/EWTN News

There will always be an England, as the old song goes. While the United Kingdom has experienced highs and lows, it's always recovered - and ...

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at Watch

Green

The discovery of several 150-million-year-old fossils in Siberia indicates that a majority of dinosaurs were either covered with feathers or had ...

Amazon sits on slippery slope as investors pull out from company

Amazon sits on slippery slope as investors pull out from company Watch

Business & Economics

Amazon lost over $16 billion in value on the night of July 26, a sign that investors were growing weary of the retail giant's repeated failures ...

A LOT OF TEETH! Doctors remove 232 teeth from mouth of teenager

A LOT OF TEETH! Doctors remove 232 teeth from mouth of teenager Watch

Health

We've all had to suffer for several hours in a dental chair, but chances are that our worst experiences were nothing like that of an Indian ...