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Can you answer these four challenging questions about Lent?

Can you answer these four challenging questions about Lent?

Lent / Easter

Take our Lent quiz! See how much you know about the tradition of Lent!

Is Valentine's Day...? (Take the quick survey!)

Is Valentine's Day...? (Take the quick survey!)

Marriage & Family

How do you celebrate Valentine's Day? Catholic Online would like to invite you to take our short Valentine's survey. Sharing your opinion will help ...

Take this thought provoking Stations of the Cross survey

Take this thought provoking Stations of the Cross survey

Lent / Easter

How familiar are you with the Stations of the Cross? Take the Catholic Online survey now to share your answers to our questions. Your responses will ...

Oldest copy of Old Testament recognized as world treasure

Oldest copy of Old Testament recognized as world treasure Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The oldest surviving copy of the Old Testament was officially recognized as a world treasure by the United Nations Educations, Scientific and ...

'God hasn't forsaken me': Church of England to release short films addressing serious topics for Lent and Easter

'God hasn't forsaken me': Church of England to release short films addressing serious topics for Lent and Easter Watch

Lent / Easter

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Church of England is set to launch its latest campaign called the "Psalm 22 project," which will feature stories of former homeless and ex drug ...

Experts locate UFO in mysterious NASA photos.

Experts locate UFO in mysterious NASA photos. Watch

Technology

UFO experts are abuzz over new photos released by NASA, which they think shows an alien craft orbiting a small asteroid.

More than a thousand 'super confessors' released by Pope Francis to tackle 'reserved sins'

More than a thousand 'super confessors' released by Pope Francis to tackle 'reserved sins' Watch

Living Faith

Those who commit "reserved sins," transgressions that are deemed especially egregious by the Catholic Church, will have another chance this ...

'What could happen if every church would rise up in prayer': Christians join before U.S. Supreme Court to call for prayer

'What could happen if every church would rise up in prayer': Christians join before U.S. Supreme Court to call for prayer Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Christians stand together outside the U.S. Supreme Court to call other believers to pray the pro-life law passes.

If 'Jubilee doesn't arrive to the pockets, it's not a true Jubilee,' Pope Francis says

If 'Jubilee doesn't arrive to the pockets, it's not a true Jubilee,' Pope Francis says Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

For Pope Francis, mercy is not just spiritual, but is something that ought to be expressed in concrete acts of service and in sharing one's goods ...

'You can't have Jesus': NASA accused of censoring use of Christ's name

'You can't have Jesus': NASA accused of censoring use of Christ's name Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Members of the Praise and Worship Club, composed of NASA employees, were shocked to receive a notice from NASA ordering they cease to include Jesus' ...

Science finally catches up to Einstein

Science finally catches up to Einstein Watch

Green

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

In what may be the largest leap in physics this century, scientists believe they discovered Albert Einstein's gravitational waves.

Will millennials trigger the end of capitalism as we know it?

Will millennials trigger the end of capitalism as we know it? Watch

Business & Economics

By Thomas Heed (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The United States is entering a new era - one in which the new American President is to be decided, robots are taking jobs, Trump is running for the ...

FBI arrests Cliven Bundy leading to protesters' surrender in Oregon occupation

FBI arrests Cliven Bundy leading to protesters' surrender in Oregon occupation Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy stepped off a plane at the Portland International Airport Wednesday evening and was taken to Multnomah County jail, where ...

Beauty and the Priest - Cleric indicted for murder in cold case from 1960

Beauty and the Priest - Cleric indicted for murder in cold case from 1960 Watch

U.S.

A former priest has been indicted for a 1960 cold case murder of a woman. According to Texas authorities, then 27-year-old priest, John Feit, heard ...

10 important things to consider during Lent

10 important things to consider during Lent Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Every year we give something up for Lent. Sometimes picking what to give up is hard and other times we consider doing something extra to really ...

Latest ISIS video features Jihadi Junior KILLING three ISIS prisoners

Latest ISIS video features Jihadi Junior KILLING three ISIS prisoners Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Four-year-old Isa Dare, who has been dubbed "Jihadi Junior," appeared in the latest ISIS propaganda video - and was filmed detonating a car bomb, ...

Santa Muerte gains popularity throughout Mexico - Will Pope Francis react during his visit?

Santa Muerte gains popularity throughout Mexico - Will Pope Francis react during his visit? Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Despite the Catholic Church openly saying Santa Muerte is not recognized as a saint, the death saint continues to spread in popularity among Mexican ...

Hundreds of mysterious galaxies discovered hiding behind the Milky Way

Hundreds of mysterious galaxies discovered hiding behind the Milky Way Watch

Green

An international team of scientists has discovered hundreds of galaxies beyond our Milky Way. Astronomers from the United States, South Africa, ...

Bible-themed luxury resort to be built in San Diego?

Bible-themed luxury resort to be built in San Diego? Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Televangelist Morris Cerullo has been attempting to build a Bible-themed luxury resort for the past few years - and now there is only one more hurdle ...

What the Catholic Church should do about this new serious problem among the young

What the Catholic Church should do about this new serious problem among the young Watch

Living Faith

By Joan Frawley Desmond, National Catholic Register

When recent headlines marked a spike in drug overdoses for white, middle-class Americans, the news saddened but did not surprise Deacon Timothy ...

'If Allah wills it': Algerian man nearly kills then rapes 25-year-old German student

'If Allah wills it': Algerian man nearly kills then rapes 25-year-old German student Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The 37-year-old Algerian man, identified only as Rheda, was accused of following 25-year-old "Lara," as she walked home from a nightclub at 5 a.m. in ...

Low-carb is so last year! This year incorporate more grains like barley!

Low-carb is so last year! This year incorporate more grains like barley! Watch

Health

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Did you resolve to eat healthier this year? Did you promise yourself you would lose weight? You're in luck! Barley may be the first step on the road ...

Former Catholic priest arrested in connection with beauty queen's murder - 56 years later

Former Catholic priest arrested in connection with beauty queen's murder - 56 years later Watch

U.S.

Many thought, but few actually believed that a small town Catholic priest would be capable of such a savage crime. Fifty-six long years later, ...

Can science STOP breast cancer from spreading?

Can science STOP breast cancer from spreading? Watch

Health

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Researchers believe they have discovered a protein that can prevent the spread of breast cancer!

Pope Francis gives priests advice on being good confessors

Pope Francis gives priests advice on being good confessors Watch

Living Faith

By CNA/EWTN News

Priests who are good confessors must recognize their own sins in order to forgive and comfort penitents, Pope Francis said one day before the ...

POPE'S MASS: Ash Wednesday (FULL TEXT: English)

POPE'S MASS: Ash Wednesday (FULL TEXT: English) Watch

Lent / Easter

By Pope Francis, Libreria Editrice Vaticana

The unofficial English translation to Pope Francis' prepared homily for the 2016 Ash Wednesday Mass:

5 little-known facts about Lent you need to learn this Ash Wednesday

5 little-known facts about Lent you need to learn this Ash Wednesday Watch

Lent / Easter

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Everyone knows that Mardi Gras kicks off the upcoming 40-day Lent, which honors the time Jesus fasted in the wilderness, but did you know there is ...