Skip to content
Catholic Online Logo
Gunman kills 4 at Mexican nightclub - 3 security members die heroes

Gunman kills 4 at Mexican nightclub - 3 security members die heroes Watch

Americas

By Monique Crawford (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Blue Parrot nightclub is a popular tourist venue at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico but Monday night at least five were killed when a gunman attacked.

Missing priest discovered under mysterious circumstances in Mexican city

Missing priest discovered under mysterious circumstances in Mexican city Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Fr. Joaquin Hernandez Sifuentes was a parish priest in the northern state of Coahuila, Mexico.

Media censorship of unrest in Mexico continues, but why?

Media censorship of unrest in Mexico continues, but why? Watch

Americas

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Unrest is spreading in Mexico as censorship of the problems in that country continues. People are protesting high prices for gas, electricity and ...

Priest reported missing under mysterious circumstances - Join us in prayer for his safe return

Priest reported missing under mysterious circumstances - Join us in prayer for his safe return Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Mexican Council of Bishops made a sad phone call Tuesday to report a priest has been missing for over a week in the northern state of Coahuila, ...

There is a revolution brewing in Mexico, so why isn't the media reporting it?

There is a revolution brewing in Mexico, so why isn't the media reporting it? Watch

Americas

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Mexico is approaching the brink of revolution - and the media continues to censor itself from reporting on the matter. But why?

Brazilian pastor savagely stabbed in the neck during televised service

Brazilian pastor savagely stabbed in the neck during televised service Watch

Americas

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A popular Brazilian pastor was brutally attacked and stabbed during a televised church service in Sao Paulo on January 8.

Our Lady of Guadalupe: The Woman Who Casts a Shadow

Our Lady of Guadalupe: The Woman Who Casts a Shadow Watch

Americas

By Deal W. Hudson

Having never been to a major Marian shrine, I didn't quite know what to expect. Some years ago, in the summer of 2004, I made a pilgrimage to the ...

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Americas

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Our Lady of Guadalupe has been hailed as the Patroness of the America's. The "New Evangelization" of the America's has been entrusted to her ...

On the Feast of St. Juan Diego, the 'Talking Eagle'

On the Feast of St. Juan Diego, the 'Talking Eagle'

Americas

"The Guadalupe Event," as the Mexican Episcopate has pointed out, "meant the beginning of evangelization with a vitality that surpassed all ...

Pope Francis calls for prayer as thousands pack Chapeco cathedral following devastating plane crash

Pope Francis calls for prayer as thousands pack Chapeco cathedral following devastating plane crash Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

On Monday night, 71 people perished in a horrific plane crash south of the Colombian capital of Medellin.

Championship Brazilian soccer team perishes in overnight plane crash

Championship Brazilian soccer team perishes in overnight plane crash Watch

Americas

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Brazil and Colombia are in mourning today following the crash of a small airliner carrying 81 people. The plane collided with a mountain near ...

Final gift to a dying man - Dictator Fidel Castro receives gift 10 days before death

Final gift to a dying man - Dictator Fidel Castro receives gift 10 days before death Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Just ten days before the former leader of Cuba was pronounced dead, he met with Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang and received a special gift.

'Everyone feels it' - Fidel Castro's death prompts some to celebrate in the streets while others mourn

'Everyone feels it' - Fidel Castro's death prompts some to celebrate in the streets while others mourn Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A national 9-day mourning period began Saturday when Cuba awoke to news of Fidel Castro's passing.

A MIRACLE? Jesus Christ appears in image with Catholic priest (PHOTO)

A MIRACLE? Jesus Christ appears in image with Catholic priest (PHOTO) Watch

Americas

By Abigail James (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The face of Jesus Christ has appeared in a photograph of a priest performing the novena in Argentina.

Mexican Mayor kills 300 people, who he ordered incinerated in network of ovens

Mexican Mayor kills 300 people, who he ordered incinerated in network of ovens Watch

Americas

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Mexican authorities have arrested a former mayor who may have participated in over 300 drug killings in his village. Sergio Alonzo Rodriguez was ...

Pope Francis asks for mercy - Cuba responds by pardoning 787 prisoners

Pope Francis asks for mercy - Cuba responds by pardoning 787 prisoners Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Nearly 800 prisoners were pardoned from Cuban prisons at the behest of His Holiness Pope Francis.

Abducted priest discovered ALIVE in Veracruz - Signs of torture evident

Abducted priest discovered ALIVE in Veracruz - Signs of torture evident Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

When Father Jose Luis Sanchez Ruiz was abducted from Catemaco, Veracruz, citizens were both worried and angry.

Canadian military investigates mysterious sound emanating from Arctic ocean

Canadian military investigates mysterious sound emanating from Arctic ocean Watch

Americas

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A mysterious sound is emanating from the arctic sea floor, and it may be scaring wildlife away from a sensitive area in the Arctic. Canadian ...

Missing teen found 20 years later - TIED TO A BED IN HIS PARENTS' BASEMENT

Missing teen found 20 years later - TIED TO A BED IN HIS PARENTS' BASEMENT Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A 16-year-old teen went missing over twenty years ago in Guarulhos, Brazil. When he was discovered, authorities could hardly believe what he'd been ...

Long-suffering, hurricane ravaged Haiti

Long-suffering, hurricane ravaged Haiti Watch

Americas

By Tony Magliano

The geographical distance between the richest country in the Western Hemisphere and the poorest is only about 700 miles. But the economic distance ...

Christ statue vandalized - Restoration leaves Jesus looking demonic

Christ statue vandalized - Restoration leaves Jesus looking demonic Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

A statue of the Blessed Virgin holding the Christ child outside a church in Sadbury, Canada was vandalized last year. The restoration went horribly ...

Pope Francis blesses Haiti with amazing gift

Pope Francis blesses Haiti with amazing gift Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Pope Francis saw the devastation left behind after Hurricane Matthew crashed through Haiti and decided to respond.

Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

After Hurricane Matthew decimated a church, one photographer captured a statue of the Virgin still standing against a wall that partially survived ...

'The real fear is the devastation' - Hurricane Matthew spreads cholera in Haiti

'The real fear is the devastation' - Hurricane Matthew spreads cholera in Haiti Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Haiti has received one million cholera vaccines to help stop the epidemic spreading through the region at an alarming pace.

'Welcome them into his light' Pope Francis prays for Haitian victims of Hurricane Matthew

'Welcome them into his light' Pope Francis prays for Haitian victims of Hurricane Matthew Watch

Americas

By Elise Harris (CNA/EWTN News)

After Hurricane Matthew killed more than 300 people and left thousands more homeless, Pope Francis has written a telegram assuring his prayer and ...

Mexicans protest smear campaign against murdered priests

Mexicans protest smear campaign against murdered priests Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Mexican prosecutors involved in the murdered priests case have suggested the men of God were involved in "questionable behavior," including drinking ...

Pray for abducted priest discovered dead near Mexico highway

Pray for abducted priest discovered dead near Mexico highway Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The priest reported missing last week has been found on the side of a Mexican highway.

Cardinal pleads for kidnapped priests' lives

Cardinal pleads for kidnapped priests' lives Watch

Americas

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Priests continue to be kidnapped and slaughtered in the world's most dangerous country for the clergy - Mexico.