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Tough Lessons for Real Life from the Book of Job

Tough Lessons for Real Life from the Book of Job Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

When Job was stripped of what his fair-weather friends believed were the -proofs- of Gods favor, he found the greatest treasure of all, the ...

Saint Theresa of The Child Jesus: Love to The End

Saint Theresa of The Child Jesus: Love to The End Watch

Living Faith

By F. K. Bartels

"Then, nearly ecstatic with supreme joy in my soul, I proclaimed: O Jesus, my love, at last I have found my calling: my call is love. Certainly I ...

Interesting facts about the 400 years old Bom Jesus Church in India, the final resting place of St. Francis Xavier

Interesting facts about the 400 years old Bom Jesus Church in India, the final resting place of St. Francis Xavier Watch

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Located in Old Goa, India, the Basilica of Bom Jesus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The foundation stone was laid on 24th November 1594, and ...

Pope Francis to try case of pedophile archbishop in Vatican court

Pope Francis to try case of pedophile archbishop in Vatican court Watch

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The Vatican will try one of its own for child abuse. After decades, possibly centuries of abuse and cover up, the use of the Church has a cover for ...

Pope Francis says to listen to God's word and put it into practice

Pope Francis says to listen to God's word and put it into practice Watch

Living Faith

According to Pope Francis, living the Christian life is simple: listen to God's word and put it into practice. "These are the two conditions in ...

Pope Francis appoints five women to major theological council

Pope Francis appoints five women to major theological council Watch

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The International Theological Commission, established in 1969 to study doctrinal issues faced by the Catholic Church and to help the pope and the ...

Pope Francis asks new bishops to avoid self-promotion, to love their congregations instead

Pope Francis asks new bishops to avoid self-promotion, to love their congregations instead Watch

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Pope Francis has admonished a new generation of bishops against seeking promotion and instead asked them to look after and love their congregations.

POPE IN ALBANIA: Pope Francis denounces religious militants during one-day trip

POPE IN ALBANIA: Pope Francis denounces religious militants during one-day trip Watch

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In his one-day trip to the chiefly Muslim nation of Albania, Pope Francis soundly denounced religious militants, declaring that no one act as the ...

If Christ Has Not Been Raised Our Preaching and Our Faith is Empty

If Christ Has Not Been Raised Our Preaching and Our Faith is Empty Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

When we learn to embrace the implications of that empty tomb, and allow grace to work within us, we are made ready for eternity - by living ...

You Go Into the Vineyard Too! Every Christian Has a Vocation

You Go Into the Vineyard Too! Every Christian Has a Vocation Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

The Church is a seed, sign and beginning of the kingdom, making the kingdom present in a world which is wounded by the effects of sin but waiting ...

Pope Francis at risk of an assassination attempt by Islamic State

Pope Francis at risk of an assassination attempt by Islamic State Watch

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Pope Francis at risk of an assassination attempt by ISIL'Band of criminals' could have Pope Francis in its sights prior to his visits to Albania, ...

Patriarchs ask faithful to help 'save Christianity in the Middle East'

Patriarchs ask faithful to help 'save Christianity in the Middle East' Watch

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Five Catholic and Orthodox patriarchs from the Middle East urged Westerners to take action to help ensure that Christians and other minorities ...

With just six months to live, news anchorman finds comfort with God

With just six months to live, news anchorman finds comfort with God Watch

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An Illinois news anchorman with Champaign WCIA-TV shared heartbreaking news with his viewers on September 11, revealing that after a lengthy ...

Did a Catholic Online candle contribute to a miracle? Here's a yes!

Did a Catholic Online candle contribute to a miracle? Here's a yes!

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Catholic Online has received many comments thanking us for sharing the prayers of the faithful. Catholic Online has a vibrant prayer community and we ...

Pope Francis denounces ongoing global conflict as 'piecemeal' World War III

Pope Francis denounces ongoing global conflict as 'piecemeal' World War III Watch

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In his visit to the Redipuglia monument, the resting place of 1000,000 Italian soldiers killed during World War I, Pope Francis condemned ...

Fr Peter M. J. Stravinskas on the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Fr Peter M. J. Stravinskas on the Exaltation of the Holy Cross Watch

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By Fr Peter M. J. Stravinskas,Ph.D., S.T.D.

Every cross borne by any believer in history gains meaning and becomes life-giving when it is brought into a relationship with the Cross, the ...

Two U.S. priests appointed by Pope Francis to address clergy sexual abuse

Two U.S. priests appointed by Pope Francis to address clergy sexual abuse Watch

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Addressing the sexual abuse of minors by clergy within the Catholic Church, Pope Francis has appointed two U.S. priests to top positions at the ...

Cardinal George compares forcing of sexual agenda to Sharia law

Cardinal George compares forcing of sexual agenda to Sharia law Watch

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Cardinal George has criticized the imposition of a "public creed" to force acceptance of sexual depravity across the nation, enforced with the power ...

The truth about climate change

The truth about climate change

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By Tony Magliano

"Can we remain indifferent before the problems associated with such realities as climate change .  loss of productivity in vast agricultural ...

Jesus Spent the Night In Prayer. Maybe We Should Follow His Example

Jesus Spent the Night In Prayer. Maybe We Should Follow His Example Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

What jumped off the page as I proclaimed the Gospel is the importance and priority of prayer. Before Jesus made this historic and eternal decision ...

Pope Francis, Vatican actively pursuing better relations with Mainland China

Pope Francis, Vatican actively pursuing better relations with Mainland China Watch

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While as a nation it remains largely inscrutable and resilient to criticism in regards to human rights, Mainland China, along with both the ...

Controversial Chick-fil-A founder dies at 93

Controversial Chick-fil-A founder dies at 93 Watch

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Fiercely Southern Baptist, S. Truett Cathy taught Sunday school to 13-year-old boys for more than 50 years. The founder of the Chick-fil-A freely ...

Catholic teacher sues diocese after she was fired for...

Catholic teacher sues diocese after she was fired for... Watch

Marriage & Family

A Roman Catholic schoolteacher who says she was fired for trying to become pregnant through in vitro fertilization (IVF) will have her case heard in ...

We Do Not Shop for a Church, the Church is a Gift

We Do Not Shop for a Church, the Church is a Gift Watch

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By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I understand that some people have been dissatisfied with their experiences of what is presented as Church in some circles. That was clear in a ...

On 9/11/2014 Catholic Online will launch a new website detailing the worldwide plight of Persecuted Christians - here's how you can see it first

On 9/11/2014 Catholic Online will launch a new website detailing the worldwide plight of Persecuted Christians - here's how you can see it first

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Catholic Online is pleased to announce that it will soon support the launch of a sister site to raise awareness and activism for the plight of ...

REPORT: One in 10 girls worldwide sexually abused

REPORT: One in 10 girls worldwide sexually abused Watch

Marriage & Family

The world has a long way to go in regards to respecting its female inhabitants, according to a new United Nations reports. The grim statistics ...

Pope Francis more powerful advocate for peace than U.N., Shimon Peres proclaims

Pope Francis more powerful advocate for peace than U.N., Shimon Peres proclaims Watch

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Pope Francis is more powerful than the United Nation when it comes to advocating peace, former Israeli President Shimon Peres says. Peres, ...