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Seven bishops, one abbot, and a psychiatrist dialogue with peace activists

Seven bishops, one abbot, and a psychiatrist dialogue with peace activists Watch

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

During the recent U.S. Catholic bishops' fall assembly in Baltimore, several bishops and one abbot, gathered with about 25 peace activists - myself ...

30 confirmed dead in Oakland warehouse fire - The search for survivors continues

30 confirmed dead in Oakland warehouse fire - The search for survivors continues Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A deadly fire broke out in an Oakland, CA warehouse at about 11:32 p.m. Friday night.

Healing miracle for blind man who refused to stop praying

Healing miracle for blind man who refused to stop praying Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A Manhattan man who went bling in 1997 kept the faith and was healed sixteen years later.

'That is an extremely important goal that has not been achieved yet' - Vatican talks to scientists about Power and Artificial Intelligence

'That is an extremely important goal that has not been achieved yet' - Vatican talks to scientists about Power and Artificial Intelligence Watch

Technology

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

This week the Vatican hosted a high-level discussion in the world of science, gathering experts to discuss the progress, benefits and limits of ...

Pope Francis honors little girl who died of cancer

Pope Francis honors little girl who died of cancer Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

Pope Francis has again captured the hearts of the world, with a tear-jerking letter to a young Italian girl dying from cancer, which was read aloud ...

John the Baptizer and the Path to Freedom and Happiness

John the Baptizer and the Path to Freedom and Happiness Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Our image of John is often as the austere ascetic, the odd fellow who lived in the desert eating a strange diet and thundering to Israel about ...

Tutor sends 7-year-old to hospital for 'being disruptive in class'

Tutor sends 7-year-old to hospital for 'being disruptive in class' Watch

U.S.

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Timothy Randall Korr is a 25-year-old tutor at City Springs Elementary School who has been charged with assaulting 7-year-old Trayvon Grayson in the ...

'The priests and nuns will speak out' - Philippine president threatens humanitarian groups with death

'The priests and nuns will speak out' - Philippine president threatens humanitarian groups with death Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to kill human rights activists for interfering with the bloody war on drugs.

Fr. Stanley Rother becomes first American-born martyr

Fr. Stanley Rother becomes first American-born martyr Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis has recognized Father Stanley Rother as a martyr.

Pope Francis announces the December prayer intention

Pope Francis announces the December prayer intention Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis revealed his December prayer intention on Thursday, prompting millions to unite in prayer.

ABOUT TIME - Texas now requires aborted children to be given a funeral

ABOUT TIME - Texas now requires aborted children to be given a funeral Watch

U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A new law in Texas should help reinforce respect for the sanctity of life. The law now ensures that children killed in abortion mills at least get a ...

Philippine capital may suspend Mass for fear of terror attacks

Philippine capital may suspend Mass for fear of terror attacks Watch

Asia Pacific

By (CNA/EWTN News)

An uptick in terrorist activity may cause Masses and other liturgical celebrations to be suspended in the capital city of Manila, Philippines, the ...

Nuns no longer safe? Robbery turned homicide in Democratic Republic of Congo

Nuns no longer safe? Robbery turned homicide in Democratic Republic of Congo Watch

Africa

By (CNA/EWTN News)

A nun in the Democratic Republic of Congo was murdered earlier this week by unknown suspects in an apparent robbery, the Pontifical Institute for ...

A miracle of Christ? Wildfire kills 11 but spares Jesus statue in Tennessee

A miracle of Christ? Wildfire kills 11 but spares Jesus statue in Tennessee Watch

U.S.

By (CNA)

As devastating wildfires continue to burn in East Tennessee, a startling discovery was made.

'I will kill you all' -- Trump chooses Mad Dog Mattis as Sec. of Defense

'I will kill you all' -- Trump chooses Mad Dog Mattis as Sec. of Defense Watch

Politics & Policy

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

President-elect Donald Trump has selected General James "Mad Dog" Mattis as the next Secretary of Defense. The Marine Corps general will be formerly ...

Shocking surprise for Russian bomb squad - Suspicious boxes reported at bus stop

Shocking surprise for Russian bomb squad - Suspicious boxes reported at bus stop Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Russia's bomb squad responded to calls of two suspicious cardboard boxes left on a bus stop bench in Ulan-Ude.

'I was accused of giving my opinion' - Christian teaching assistant shares views of Bible and is met with disciplinary action

'I was accused of giving my opinion' - Christian teaching assistant shares views of Bible and is met with disciplinary action Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Christian teaching assistant, Victoria Allen was asked about same-sex marriage by a student. When she gave her opinion, the school took immediate ...

What is the Catholic Church doing in Australia?

What is the Catholic Church doing in Australia? Watch

Living Faith

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Catholic Church in Australia has been hard at work to establish a permanent form of change in the community and, if successful, possibly the world.

Good riddance Obamacare! Coercive, expensive law is about to die

Good riddance Obamacare! Coercive, expensive law is about to die Watch

Health

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Obamacare isn't going to survive the Obama administration, but what will replace it? As speculation grows, Americans are becoming nervous of how they ...

CHRISTIANS ATTACKED - Extremists destroy buildings and send Christians to hospital in Egypt

CHRISTIANS ATTACKED - Extremists destroy buildings and send Christians to hospital in Egypt Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A Christian charity and watchdog group reported Coptic Christians in Egypt have become the latest victims of radical Islamists.

'We pray with Christian hope' - Pope Francis reminds us to pray for the living AND the dead

'We pray with Christian hope' - Pope Francis reminds us to pray for the living AND the dead Watch

Living Faith

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

In his last set of catechesis on mercy, Pope Francis focused on the works of praying for the living and the dead, as well as burying the dead, ...

The 100th Fatima anniversary brings with it three ways to obtain an indulgence

The 100th Fatima anniversary brings with it three ways to obtain an indulgence Watch

Living Faith

By Maria Ximena Rondon (CNA/EWTN News)

For the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima in Portugal, Pope Francis has decided to grant a plenary indulgence opportunity ...

What happens when an atheist encounters Christ? This poet found out for herself

What happens when an atheist encounters Christ? This poet found out for herself Watch

Living Faith

By David Kerr - CNA

"Until two years ago, I was a really committed atheist and I really hated the Catholic Church," said poet Sally Read, as she explained how all that ...

COLDPOCALYPSE - Record-shattering cold to freeze most of U.S., severe storms probable

COLDPOCALYPSE - Record-shattering cold to freeze most of U.S., severe storms probable Watch

U.S.

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The United States is about to be hammered with record-shattering cold. A super-frigid airmass has developed over Alaska and will drop down into the ...

Homeless but never without a home - Man honored by hundreds of mourners at funeral

Homeless but never without a home - Man honored by hundreds of mourners at funeral Watch

Marriage & Family

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Hundreds came together at a San Francisco church to honor the passing of a beloved parishioner.

The 'O' Antiphons - O Emmanuel

The 'O' Antiphons - O Emmanuel

Christmas / Advent

LATIN: O Emmanuel, Rex et legifer noster, exspectatio gentium, et Salvator earum: veni ad salvandum nos Domine Deus noster.

Faith and the Future: Build on the Rock of Jesus and Become the Church Militant

Faith and the Future: Build on the Rock of Jesus and Become the Church Militant Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

The use of the expression Church Militant as a description of the mission of the Church on earth used to be very common. However, for lots of ...