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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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

FIERY STATEMENT: Jihadi cleric threatens Egyptian president

FIERY STATEMENT: Jihadi cleric threatens Egyptian president Watch

Middle East

The war of words after Israel's incursion into Gaza is heating up. Jihadi cleric Abu hareth Al-Maqdisi threatening Egyptian President Abdel ...

LIPS BURNT WITH CIGARETTE: Iranian Christian punished for not observing Ramadan

LIPS BURNT WITH CIGARETTE: Iranian Christian punished for not observing Ramadan Watch

Middle East

For eating during the daylight hours during the holy month of Ramadan, an Iranian Christian man had his lips burned with a cigarette. This ...

Bring family, friends together for a sizzling pizza night!

Bring family, friends together for a sizzling pizza night! Watch

Home & Food

The one food that everyone associates with fun is the Italian staple of pizza! The flat breaded concoction topped with vegetables, sauce and meat - ...

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 ...

Thursday, July 24 - Homily: Marian Devotion of Christ

Thursday, July 24 - Homily: Marian Devotion of Christ Watch

Daily Homilies

If you want to be Christan you must be Marian. Nobody loves Mary more than Christ. The spirit of St. Louis and St. Maximilian in their Marian ...

Islamic State now aggressively pursuing Christians in Nineveh Plain

Islamic State now aggressively pursuing Christians in Nineveh Plain Watch

Middle East

There is no rest for the wicked - or for those fleeing with their lives, it appears. Islamic State militants have now launched a mortar attack ...

ANOTHER PLANE - VANISHES! Air Algerie flight with 116 people onboard drops off radar

ANOTHER PLANE - VANISHES! Air Algerie flight with 116 people onboard drops off radar Watch

Africa

In yet another horrific airline disaster in a year full of them, an Air Algerie flight with 116 people on board has simply - dropped off the ...

Pope Francis meets, blesses Sudanese woman condemned to death for faith

Pope Francis meets, blesses Sudanese woman condemned to death for faith Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis has met and blessed the Sudanese woman who was recently condemned to death for her faith. Meriam Ibrahim was condemned to death in Sudan ...

Catholic Bishops Decry Obama's LGBT executive order as imprudent act of religious discrimination

Catholic Bishops Decry Obama's LGBT executive order as imprudent act of religious discrimination Watch

U.S.

The chairmen of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty and Committee on Laity, Marriage, ...

Let the Holy Spirit Teach us How to Become Prayer

Let the Holy Spirit Teach us How to Become Prayer Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

When the Spirit dwells in a person, from the moment in which that person has become prayer, he never leaves him. For the Spirit himself never ...

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening Watch

Green

Bad news for California is about to get worse. The state, wracked with drought, is eagerly anticipating the formation of a strong El Nino event in ...

MIRACLE IN ENGLAND: God's face smiles over Norfolk, or is it Sean Connery or Karl Marx?

MIRACLE IN ENGLAND: God's face smiles over Norfolk, or is it Sean Connery or Karl Marx? Watch

Living Faith

The English have long thought themselves special, and a new photograph from Norfolk in England may just prove that God does indeed smile on the ...

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light Watch

Green

Polarized light may be a useful tool for bats to navigate, and the greater mouse-eared bat-Myotis myotis-is the first mammal known to navigate ...

Pope Francis to visit Mafia stronghold this weekend

Pope Francis to visit Mafia stronghold this weekend Watch

Living Faith

Incensed about the loss of innocent life in his immediate surroundings, Pope Francis plans to travel to the Mafia stronghold of Caserta, near ...

Typhoon caused 47 deaths in plane crash in Taiwan

Typhoon caused 47 deaths in plane crash in Taiwan Watch

Asia Pacific

A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on an island off the coast of Taiwan as it attempted a desperate emergency landing during a typhoon ...

Wednesday, July 23 - Homily - Fr Dominic: St. Apollinaris, He That Serves

Wednesday, July 23 - Homily - Fr Dominic: St. Apollinaris, He That Serves Watch

Daily Homilies

On this feast of St. Apollinaris, Bishop and Martyr, Father Dominic preaches on the humility and great service of this holy shepherd.

SURPRISE! Study finds that obese kids in the U.S. see themselves as being skinny!

SURPRISE! Study finds that obese kids in the U.S. see themselves as being skinny! Watch

Health

Should it come as a surprise - or just another sad comment on the prevalence of obesity in the United States? A new study has found that children ...

Apple dominates tech market as anticipation builds for iPhone 6

Apple dominates tech market as anticipation builds for iPhone 6 Watch

Technology

Apple continues to do well in the market, as the company's flagship product, the iPhone, gained significant traction since March, and the Mac ...

HORRIFIC ABUSE: 18-year-old girl coerced into group sex while being recorded on cell phone

HORRIFIC ABUSE: 18-year-old girl coerced into group sex while being recorded on cell phone Watch

Europe

An 18-year-old girl performed explicit sex acts on 24 men on a dance floor with the promise of a holiday - which never arrived. Presented with a ...

Female genital mutilation threatens young females in England, Wales

Female genital mutilation threatens young females in England, Wales Watch

Europe

Far away from Africa and parts of Asia, girls and young women are still at risk for female genital mutilation, or FGM within the United Kingdom. ...

LOOKING GRIM: Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

LOOKING GRIM: Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus Watch

Africa

Sheik Umar Khan, hailed as a "national hero" in Sierra Leone by the health ministry, had been leading the fight to control the recent Ebola ...

Lord Keep Making Me

Lord Keep Making Me Watch

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

Killing me. This song is killing me. When I hear a song and it strikes a chord with me, I WEAR IT OUT. Right now, 'Keep Making Me' by the Sidewalk ...

ISLAMIC STATE PREPARES CHRISTIAN HOLOCAUST

ISLAMIC STATE PREPARES CHRISTIAN HOLOCAUST Watch

Middle East

Imagine you've been given a choice, and just days to make it. You must either change your religion, agree to pay thousands of dollars each year in ...

A Tribute to Protestant Bishop Tony Palmer, Friend of Francis and Champion of Christian Unity

A Tribute to Protestant Bishop Tony Palmer, Friend of Francis and Champion of Christian Unity Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I never personally met Bishop Tony Palmer. However, I look forward to spending an eternity in the full communion of God's love with him. I ...