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Daily Readings for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Isaiah 40:25-31, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:10, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:1-4, Gospel: Matthew ...

St. Maria Giuseppe Rossello: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

St. Maria Giuseppe Rossello: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Saints

Foundress of the Daughters of Our Lady of Mercy. She was born at Albisola Marina, Liguria, Italy, in 1811, and was baptized Benedetta. At sixteen she ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, December 8th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Genesis 3:9-15, 20 9 But Yahweh God called to the man. 'Where are you?' he asked. 10 'I heard the sound of you in the garden,' he ...

Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil HD

Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil HD Watch

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Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of evil http://bit.ly/2hdjbnc By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/06/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Young girl in danger of losing limbs after heroically running into burning home to rescue disabled father

Young girl in danger of losing limbs after heroically running into burning home to rescue disabled father Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Fourteen-year-old Guo Jiajia woke to flames in the living room. After escaping her apartment, she stood for a moment in the doorway before returning ...

'We still continue living with love' - Heartsick Iraqi Christians in U.S. plan powerful midnight Mass

'We still continue living with love' - Heartsick Iraqi Christians in U.S. plan powerful midnight Mass Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Iraqi Christians who relocated to the United States admit this Christmas will be difficult without their loved ones, who remain trapped beneath the ...

Judge cruelly denies justice to three victims raped by probation officer, cites infamous 'six month rule'

Judge cruelly denies justice to three victims raped by probation officer, cites infamous 'six month rule' Watch

U.S.

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Imagine you've made a mistake and must serve probation. Now imagine you've been ordered to submit to sexual advances of your probation officer or ...

Adorable video shows children hilariously explain the story of Christmas

Adorable video shows children hilariously explain the story of Christmas Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Southland Christian Church used adults to recreate children's versions of the reason for the season.

Prayer for Refugees and Victims of War: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Prayers

Lord God, no one is a stranger to you and no one is ever far from your loving care. In your kindness, watch over refugees and victims of ...

'Courage!' Pope Francis demands 'a transformation' for all Catholics

'Courage!' Pope Francis demands 'a transformation' for all Catholics Watch

Living Faith

By Hannah Brockhaus (CNA/EWTN News)

As Christmas approaches, don't downplay your sins, Pope Francis said. Instead, name them honestly in the Sacrament of Confession, open your heart, ...

'Zombie Catholics' appear in France - How will the Church respond?

'Zombie Catholics' appear in France - How will the Church respond? Watch

Europe

By (CNA)

It happened in Britain. It happened in the U.S.And now it's happening in France.

Domino's shows Christmas spirit by attempting pizza deliveries with real reindeer

Domino's shows Christmas spirit by attempting pizza deliveries with real reindeer Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Japan is known for its obsession with small, cutesy things - but their Domino's pizza has decided to go with big and cute this Christmas season.

Pentagon wastes $125 billion of YOUR money, virtually providing a boss for every person

Pentagon wastes $125 billion of YOUR money, virtually providing a boss for every person Watch

Politics & Policy

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The Pentagon is hoping you don't find out about their $125 billion in wasted administrative funds. That money is just a fraction of what it costs to ...

St. Ambrose HD

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Saint Ambrose, also known as Ambrose of Milan, is one of the four original doctors of the Church. He was the Bishop of Milan and one of the most ...

Scientists claim c-section births are 'messing' with evolution HD

Scientists claim c-section births are 'messing' with evolution HD Watch

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Scientists claim c-section is 'messing' with evolution http://bit.ly/2gNnGrq By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/06/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

How many of these 10 little-known facts about St. Nicholas do YOU know?

How many of these 10 little-known facts about St. Nicholas do YOU know? Watch

Christmas / Advent

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

In honor of St. Nicholas' feast day, December 6, take a moment to see how well you really know the beloved saint.

WOW - satanic temple members complain about burial of murdered children

WOW - satanic temple members complain about burial of murdered children Watch

U.S.

By David Drudge (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

The satanic Temple is working to overturn a Texas law which ensures the right of unborn children to be cremated or buried. According to the ...

'Your bishop is a very smart man' - Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of ISIS' evil

'Your bishop is a very smart man' - Hero saves 226 Assyrian Christians from clutches of ISIS' evil Watch

Middle East

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

On February 23, 2015, ISIS forces fell upon 35 Christian towns at the same time, kidnapping thousands.With no armies, countries or even their own ...

Daily Reading for Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 HD

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Reading 1, Isaiah 40:25-31 25 'To whom can you compare me, or who is my equal?' says the Holy One. 26 Lift your eyes and look: he who created these ...

Native Americans rejoice as DAPL construction halts HD

Native Americans rejoice as DAPL construction halts HD Watch

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Native Americans REJOICE as DAPL construction halts http://bit.ly/2gco8yB By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK) 12/05/2016 CALIFORNIA NETWORK ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Isaiah 40:25-31, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:8, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:10, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:1-4, Gospel: Matthew ...

St. Nicholas: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, December 06, 2016

St. Nicholas: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, December 06, 2016 Watch

Saints

The great veneration with which St. Nicholas has been honored for many ages and the number of altars and churches all over the world that are ...

Everything has its Time: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Prayers

For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to ...

Italy's Prime Minister makes shocking announcement after hard defeat HD

Italy's Prime Minister makes shocking announcement after hard defeat HD Watch

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Italy's Prime Minister makes shocking announcement after hard defeat http://bit.ly/2g11PO2 By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA ...

Daily Reading for Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Isaiah 40:1-11 1 'Console my people, console them,' says your God. 2 'Speak to the heart of Jerusalem and cry to her that her period of ...

Here's why all those c-sections are messing with evolution

Here's why all those c-sections are messing with evolution Watch

Health

By Marshall Connolly (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Repeated use of C-sections to give birth could be 'messing' with evolution, scientists say. As women with narrow pelvises survive childbirth, they ...

First the Christians, now the lawyers - China attacks human rights activists, three of whom mysteriously vanish

First the Christians, now the lawyers - China attacks human rights activists, three of whom mysteriously vanish Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Three Chinese human rights activists have been reported missing in China's crackdown of all groups daring to defy Communist rule.

St. Nicholas: Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa

St. Nicholas: Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Watch

U.S.

By Peg Luksik

Nicholas is the patron saint of children, Russia, Greece, Sicily, sailors, prisoners, bakers, and pawnbrokers.  His image is second only to ...

First beheaded, now targeted for their organs, Christian persecution intensifying - Why are Christians the target of organ harvesting?

First beheaded, now targeted for their organs, Christian persecution intensifying - Why are Christians the target of organ harvesting? Watch

Asia Pacific

By Kenya Sinclair (CALIFORNIA NETWORK)

Human rights groups are speaking out against China's use of the forced organ harvesting of religious minorities in prison, many of whom are Christians.

St. Barbara HD

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Saint Barbara, also known as the Great Martyr Barbara and one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers, was an early Christian martyr born in Heliopolis, ...

Daily Reading for Monday, December 5th, 2016 HD

Daily Reading for Monday, December 5th, 2016 HD Watch

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Reading 1, Isaiah 35:1-10 1 Let the desert and the dry lands be glad, let the wasteland rejoice and bloom; like the asphodel, 2 let it burst into ...