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Death threats for opposing gay marriage? Florist appeals to Supreme Court Watch

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When Barronelle Stutzman took a stand for her Christian beliefs nearly five years ago, she never imagined that she would eventually be ... continue reading


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Africa

Christian Boko Haram kidnap victim may soon be rescued Watch

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With 15-year-old Leah Sharibu still in captivity under the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram for not renouncing her Christian faith, ... continue reading


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Americas

Catholic Relief Services builds hospital in Haiti Watch

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The tremor lasted less than a minute. Dr. Jude Banatte's car was shaking, and then it was not. Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNA/EWTN News) - ... continue reading


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Asia Pacific

Solved? Forensic evidence offers clue to Amelia Earhart's disappearence Watch

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Amelia Earhart disappeared in 1936 during an attempt to circumnavigate the globe by air. Accompanying her was her navigator, Fred ... continue reading


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Europe

Vatican arrests priest for child pornography Watch

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On Saturday Vatican police arrested former Vatican diplomat Fr. Carlo Alberto Capella, who has been under investigation for the violation ... continue reading


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Middle East

Syrian Hospitals become military targets during war Watch

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Hospitals have become military targets in Syria, making it difficult to provide aid to victims of the country's civil war, according to ... continue reading


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Politics & Policy

California bill that could BAN THE BIBLE advances Watch

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A bill in the California legislature intended to ban gay conversion therapy is also worded so that it could be used to ban books such as ... continue reading


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Movies

'Annabelle: Creation': Catholic Exorcist discusses power of hit horror film and evil Watch

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What children read, what they see on the screen, can inspire them toward greater faithfulness. Conversely, Father Robert warns, it can lead ... continue reading


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TV

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What has Catholic Online been doing lately? We've been busy building some special, in-demand projects for our viewers. God has blessed our ... continue reading


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Business & Economics

Disaster looming? Market flashes warning, worst April since Great Depression Watch

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Markets have suffered their worst April start since the Great Depression, led by Amazon which lost 5.21 percent of its value in one day ... continue reading


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Sports

The 2018 Olympic Games open with one ominous sign Watch

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The 2018 Olympic Games have opened in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The opening ceremonies saw the North and South Korean teams enter the ... continue reading


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Marriage & Family

Study to research link between pornography and demonic possession Watch

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An annual exorcism course offered to priests in Rome aims to open the dialogue on what degree of demonic influence may exist in pornography ... continue reading


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Living Faith

The Christian Duty: A mission of leading others to Jesus Watch

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On Saturday Pope Francis said that Christians are called to a mission of leading others to an encounter with Jesus Christ, in order that ... continue reading


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Home & Food

17th century Catholic Monks brewed beer for liquid-only Lenten Fast Watch

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With the Lenten season fully in swing, Catholics are immersing themselves in 40 days of abstaining from sweets, technology, alcohol and ... continue reading


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College & University

Loras College announces new business school

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Already known for its legacy of successful, community-driven leaders, Loras College, Iowa's first college and the second oldest Catholic ... continue reading


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Christmas / Advent

Get your 2018 Keep Christ in Christmas Boxcar!

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THE 2018 KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS BOXCAR Exclusively manufactured by Lionel in the USA for the Knights of Columbus.This limited edition is ... continue reading


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Lent / Easter

From crucifixion to resurrection Watch

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Christ is risen! Truly, he is risen! Jesus Christ has conquered sin and death. We know that God has the final word. And that word is love. ... continue reading


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Travel

How people celebrate St. Patrick's Day around the world! Watch

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Festivals, parades, parties and more - St. Patrick's Day is celebrated in wonderfully unique ways across the globe! LOS ANGELES, CA ... continue reading


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Music

Talented Dominican Sisters stir emotions with chart-topping Christmas album Watch

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Among other things, the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist have been known to appear on game shows and to chat with Oprah ... continue reading


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Celebrity

Eminem speaks about his experience with abortion Watch

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After an abortion,men and women can experience deep feelings of sadness and emptiness, suicidal thoughts, dreams of the aborted child, ... continue reading


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Health

Should Catholic hospitals distribute needles and condoms? Watch

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A clean needle exchange program that distributes condoms is hosted in the parking lot of an Ohio Catholic hospital, and one Catholic ... continue reading


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Christian Saints & Heroes

Surprising facts about Bl. Oscar Romero Watch

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In his role as Vicar General, Monsignor Ricardo Urioste was one of the closest collaborators of Oscar Romero, the archbishop of San ... continue reading


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Green

Earth Day 2018: We are stewards of Creation, and we must act like it Watch

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Sunday was Earth Day and Pope Francis called for us "to see the world through the eyes of the God the Creator." As news accumulates to ... continue reading


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Technology

NASA's TESS satellite to begin hunt for alien planets near Earth Watch

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NASA is about to begin a hunt for alien planets near Earth, the first such survey ever conducted. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite ... continue reading


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Vocations

What's it like to be a consecrated hermit? Watch

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The word 'hermit' might conjure up some strange images, a la John the Baptist living reclusively in the desert, wearing a hair shirt and ... continue reading


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Daily Homilies

The Feast of Divine Mercy: A Refuge and Shelter for All Souls Watch

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"My daughter, . . . I desire that the Feast of Mercy be a refuge and shelter for all souls, and especially for poor sinners. On that day ... continue reading


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Year of Faith

Let us Celebrate the Feast of All Saints. Let us Make Haste to our Brethren Watch

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Calling the saints to mind inspires, or rather arouses in us, above all else, a longing to enjoy their company, so desirable in itself. We ... continue reading


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Blog

The Challenge of Easter Watch

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Going through the checkout at the shops I got talking with the girl behind the cash register who proceeded to tell me that Good Friday was ... continue reading


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