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NO MORE SISTERS: Lack of new, younger nuns forces sisters to leave elder care home

NO MORE SISTERS: Lack of new, younger nuns forces sisters to leave elder care home Watch

Europe

The Little Sisters of the Poor have attended to needs of the elderly at the Wellburn Care Home in Dundee for more than 150 years. A lack of ...

Heart pump, size of a golf ball, could change lives of millions of patients

Heart pump, size of a golf ball, could change lives of millions of patients Watch

Health

Retired father-of-three, 63-year-old Harry Chivers suffered a heart attack last year. His health failing, he anxiously awaited for a possible ...

Mexican drug cartels fueling U.S. heroin epidemic

Mexican drug cartels fueling U.S. heroin epidemic Watch

U.S.

The insidious Mexican drug cartels are having a massively detrimental effect on U.S. communities. The cartels have flooded the cities and suburbs ...

Women, children freed from slavery in Peruvian coca operation

Women, children freed from slavery in Peruvian coca operation Watch

Americas

By Anastasia Moloney, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Peruvian Special Forces rescued 26 children and 13 women, some of whom had been raped and held captive for three decades, when they raided a ...

Vatican withdraws support of 'questionable' anti-human trafficking initiative

Vatican withdraws support of 'questionable' anti-human trafficking initiative Watch

Europe

By CNA/EWTN News

Faithful to its commitment against human trafficking, the Holy See has left the board of an initiative it helped to found, as questions have been ...

African-American churches frequently targeted by arsonists

African-American churches frequently targeted by arsonists Watch

U.S.

There have been 29 cases of churches being torched by arsonists in the United States this year alone. Frequently, African-American churches are set ...

Daily Readings for Sunday, August 02, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 16:2-4, Reading 1: Exodus 16:12-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 78:54, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 78:3-4, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms ...

St. Eusebius of Vercelli: Saint of the Day for Sunday, August 02, 2015

St. Eusebius of Vercelli: Saint of the Day for Sunday, August 02, 2015 Watch

Saints

Christians who breathed a sigh of relief when Constantine proclaimed Christianity the state religion, believing this would end the bloodshed and ...

Prayer for the Gift of Knowledge: Prayer of the Day for Sunday, August 02, 2015

Prayers

Absolute and all knowing God, Nothing is hidden from Your sight. In the prescience since the beginning, All knowledge existed within You. Kindly ...

Conspiracy theorists try to solve the mystery behind the disappearance of Malaysian Air Flight MH370 - Did terrorists plant the discovered plane debris as a distraction?

Conspiracy theorists try to solve the mystery behind the disappearance of Malaysian Air Flight MH370 - Did terrorists plant the discovered plane debris as a distraction? Watch

Asia Pacific

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Since the recent discovery of plane wreckage on an Indian Ocean island, conspiracy theorists have formulated several attempts to provide an answer to ...

Internationally famous magazine that 'glorifies porn and sexual violence' FINALLY COVERED UP in thousands of stores

Internationally famous magazine that 'glorifies porn and sexual violence' FINALLY COVERED UP in thousands of stores Watch

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A campaign against the popular magazine Cosmopolitan has caused two supermarket and drug store chains to announce that they will now be covering up ...

Pope Francis warns of 'genocide' as Christian Persecution increases globally

Pope Francis warns of 'genocide' as Christian Persecution increases globally Watch

Living Faith

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Christians all over the world are suffering from increasing prejudice and persecution. It is no secret that Islamic extremism and repressive ...

TV adaptation of Colombia's only saint frustrates devotees

TV adaptation of Colombia's only saint frustrates devotees Watch

TV

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

For weeks now, promotional ads have been spotted announcing what claims to be Colombia's next huge prime-time television sensation. However, several ...

Attualizzazione del Vangelo del 2 Agosto 2015 a cura di don Domenico Luciani

Attualizzazione del Vangelo del 2 Agosto 2015 a cura di don Domenico Luciani Watch

International

XVIII DOMENICA DEL TEMPO ORDINARIO (ANNO B) Gv 6,24-35 Chi viene a me non avrà fame e chi crede in me non avrà sete, mai!

Taking Care of Your Wedding Garment: Sermon by Fr John Lawrence Polis FI. A Day With Mary

Taking Care of Your Wedding Garment: Sermon by Fr John Lawrence Polis FI. A Day With Mary Watch

A Day With Mary

Taking Care of Your Wedding Garment: Sermon by Fr John Lawrence Polis FI. A Day With Mary, Catholic Church of SS Austin and Gregory, Margate, Kent, ...

Christian minister barred from juvenile detention center for refusing to sign form agreeing not to call homosexuality 'sinful'

Christian minister barred from juvenile detention center for refusing to sign form agreeing not to call homosexuality 'sinful'

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice detention center is being accused of unconstitutional action  by a Christian minister after its ...

Planned Parenthood threatened to be exposed with EIGHT MORE undercover videos

Planned Parenthood threatened to be exposed with EIGHT MORE undercover videos Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The series of unfortunate events will keep on rolling for Planned Parenthood as the founder of the Center for Medical Progress (CMP), David Daleiden, ...

Do you know what a can of Coke really does to your body?

Do you know what a can of Coke really does to your body? Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Although Coke and sodas are a favorite for people all over the world, sodas are something that slowly changes our health and can lead into a number ...

ISIS DOOMSDAY PLAN: Islamic State plans to invade India to draw United States into conflict

ISIS DOOMSDAY PLAN: Islamic State plans to invade India to draw United States into conflict Watch

Middle East

A nefarious plot to draw the United States into armed conflict with Islamic State has been revealed in a top-secret document. In an attempt to bring ...

California lawmakers run to the aid of communities suffering the worst in drought

California lawmakers run to the aid of communities suffering the worst in drought Watch

Politics & Policy

As the record-breaking California drought stretches into its fifth year, lawmakers are passing legislation intended to help the communities hardest ...

Daily Readings for Sunday, August 02, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Exodus 16:2-4, Reading 1: Exodus 16:12-15, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 78:54, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 78:3-4, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms ...

St. Alphonsus Marie Liguori: Saint of the Day for Saturday, August 01, 2015

St. Alphonsus Marie Liguori: Saint of the Day for Saturday, August 01, 2015 Watch

Saints

Bishop, Doctor of the Church, and the founder of the Redemptorist Congregation. He was born Alphonsus Marie Antony John Cosmos Damien Michael Gaspard ...

For Motherhood: Prayer of the Day for Saturday, August 01, 2015

Prayers

Good St. Gerard, powerful intercessor before the throne of God, wonder-worker of our day, I call upon you and seek your aid. You know that my husband ...

Obianuju Ekeocha: Defending Human Dignity by Defunding Planned Parenthood

Obianuju Ekeocha: Defending Human Dignity by Defunding Planned Parenthood Watch

Africa

By Obianuju Ekeocha

My country (Nigeria) has worked hard to eradicate completely through laws and societal codes, the dark elements within it that hurt and harmed ...

Discovery of five different kinds of prostate cancer heralded as breakthrough

Discovery of five different kinds of prostate cancer heralded as breakthrough Watch

Health

Scientists in the United Kingdom have discovered the most common cancer among men can be classified into five types, depending on its DNA. This ...

After zoo death, only four white rhinoceros left on Earth

After zoo death, only four white rhinoceros left on Earth Watch

Green

With the death of a 31-year-old female white rhinoceros in a Czechoslovakian zoo, the future of the endangered species is nil. Only four such ...

Judge threatens to hold IRS chief John Koskinen in contempt for failing to turn over Lerner emails

Judge threatens to hold IRS chief John Koskinen in contempt for failing to turn over Lerner emails Watch

Politics & Policy

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen was threatened with contempt charges by a federal judge this week. Koskinen failed to produce, by decree, newly ...

Restraining order issued against release of infamous Planned Parenthood videos

Restraining order issued against release of infamous Planned Parenthood videos Watch

Marriage & Family

A series of nauseating videos, where Planned Parenthood officials are shown striking deals for baby body parts for stem cell research - for cash ...

Why two religious Republican presidential candidates weren't invited to a major Christian event

Why two religious Republican presidential candidates weren't invited to a major Christian event Watch

Politics & Policy

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Some were left puzzled as to why two Southern Baptist presidential candidates from the GOP were left out of a major Christian event; the reason was ...