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IHOP employee pictured with disabled customer melts hearts around the world Watch

Image of Joe Thomas believes he was doing what was right and hopes others will 'pay it forward' (WAND-TV).

Joe Thomas has been an IHOP employee for over a decade in Springfield, Illinois, so when a couple of regulars came into his restaurant, he ... continue reading


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Africa

The worst humanitarian crisis since WWII: Kenya is starving Watch

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The United Nations reported the famine in Africa has put 20 million people at risk of starvation. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - ... continue reading


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Americas

Peru's March for Life quickly becomes a March of Solidarity as group lives up to support of ALL LIFE Watch

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Many abortion activists have been attempting to shame pro-life supporters by claiming they are hypocrites, but one March for Life group ... continue reading


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Asia Pacific

Newborn rescued from shallow grave as India murders its daughters Watch

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A rash of baby deaths has hit India, where baby boys are prized and coddled while baby girls are buried alive. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic ... continue reading


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Europe

'Adoration of the Magi,' painted by master painter Leonardo da Vinci, makes first public appearance in years Watch

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Leonardo da Vinci is known for his many beautiful works, one of which is the "Adoration of the Magi," which has not been seen by the public ... continue reading


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Middle East

ISIS cowards use CHILDREN as human shields during desperate gunfight in Mosul Watch

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Drone footage revealed ISIS members using children as human shields during gunfights in Mosul. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - ... continue reading


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Politics & Policy

Mo Brooks submits no-nonsense bill to repeal Obamacare Watch

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Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL), has submitted a bill to repeal Obamacare. The two-page document contains a simple sentence. LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


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Movies

New Series Connecting Heaven and Earth To Be Released During Holy Week

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From the Norbertines of St. Michael's Abbey and Chuck Kinnane, director of The Human Experience, Child 31, and Generation Hope, comes a new ... continue reading


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TV

Morgan Freeman asks what is Heaven and what is Hell in new 'Story of God' series Watch

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National Geographic has set out to discover who God truly is and how the Almighty affects the lives of His followers. LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


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Business & Economics

Tesla Model 3 may fall short of forecasts, but it will still change the world Watch

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The Tesla Model 3 is a game changer for the auto industry. It is a reasonably priced, well-designed electric car that looks good. It has ... continue reading


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Sports

Is it acceptable for a Catholic to enjoy watching the Super Bowl? Watch

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Super Bowl Sunday. It's as American as apple pie, but in recent years, controversy has erupted over the beloved American pastime and - ... continue reading


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Marriage & Family

Pope Francis shares special message for families ahead of next World Meeting of Families Watch

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In preparation for the 2018 World Meeting of Families (WMOF), which will take place in Dublin, Ireland between August 21-26 next year, Pope ... continue reading


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Living Faith

The one strange thing millennials are giving up for Lent Watch

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Perhaps the most widely known aspect of Lent is abstinence. During Lent, people choose something to give up, usually some small vice or bad ... continue reading


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Home & Food

4 heavenly Valentine's Day recipes for two Watch

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It's Valentine's Day and you forgot to make the important reservation at the hottest restaurant in town. You're panicking; what are you ... continue reading


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College & University

Pope Francis to university students: keep hope alive

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(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Friday visited one of Rome's major institutions of higher education today: the  Universit√ɬ† degli ... continue reading


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Christmas / Advent

Amazing pastor handles hilarious accident during Christmas service Watch

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In the middle of a Christmas Eve service at the Phoenix Christian Assembly church, one pastor taught his congregation how to handle ... continue reading


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Lent / Easter

Making a Good Lent: A Time to Choose Watch

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I look forward to Lent. It is a time of spiritual housecleaning, taking inventory, emptying myself and, progressing in the life of faith ... continue reading


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Travel

How people celebrate St. Patrick's Day around the world! Watch

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Festivals, parades, parties and more - St. Patrick's Day is celebrated in wonderfully unique ways across the globe! LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


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Music

Amazing love song medley mashes up the greatest love songs from the 60s to now just in time for Valentine's Day Watch

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Five talented musicians take you on a fun time-trip with their love song medley that takes songs from different decades in their viral ... continue reading


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Celebrity

Demi Lovato thanks God for changing her life Watch

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On her fifth anniversary of sobriety, singer/songwriter Demi Lovato posted a message thanking God for breaking the curse of addiction from ... continue reading


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Health

Two-thirds of cancers may have a surprising cause that we can do nothing about Watch

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If you are afraid of cancer, we have bad news. There may be little way to avoid the dreaded disease. A new study affirms that two-thirds of ... continue reading


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Christian Saints & Heroes

Bet you didn't know these 10 things about St. Patrick and Ireland!

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The most kids know of St. Patrick 's Day is that you must wear green or you'll get a pinch from your friends. Adults see the day as an ... continue reading


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Green

How algae in the Arctic provides new proof global warming is real Watch

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There's new evidence the Arctic is warming, more difficult to dismiss. Since 2011, algae has appeared in the Arctic, brought to life by the ... continue reading


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Technology

Hope for the injured? Implant allows paralyzed man to move arm using his thoughts Watch

Image of Bill Kochevar is now able to move his arm again using a brain implant that translates his thoughts into motion.

A paralyzed man has regained the use of an arm using a brain implant wired to his muscles. His thoughts control the implant. He is now able ... continue reading


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Vocations

This Irish priest sings the most beautiful adaptation of 'Hallelujah' you have ever heard Watch

Image of Fr. Ray Kelly is a singing sensation with his beautiful voice and artful adaptations.

Irish priest, Fr. Ray Kelly has an adaptation of Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah' that will move you to tears. The video, which has gone viral, ... continue reading


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Daily Homilies

Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Culture of Life Watch

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Listen, put it into your heart, my youngest and dearest son, that the thing that frightens you, the thing that afflicts you, is nothing: ... continue reading


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Year of Faith

The Happy Priest on the Baptism of the Lord and our own Baptism Watch

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The consideration of Jesus' baptism, gives us an opportunity to remember our own baptism.  If you do not know the date of your own ... continue reading


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Blog

Why Does God Allow Suffering?

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For years I have wondered why God allows His people to endure tough, and sometimes tragic, times. When infirmity or other trials strike, it ... continue reading


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