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BREAKING THE RULES or IS HE? Pope Francis washes women's feet and those of undetermined religion

BREAKING THE RULES or IS HE? Pope Francis washes women's feet and those of undetermined religion Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis has shown little regard for rules in regards to his papacy. The latest controversy now surrounds his washing the feet of 12 disabled ...

'Priestly joy is a priceless treasure,' Pope Francis says

'Priestly joy is a priceless treasure,' Pope Francis says Watch

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If a priest wants to overcome moments of sadness, exhaustion and boredom, in addition to discovering his true identity, he must head for the exit ...

Who's ready for the most historic canonization in modern history?

Who's ready for the most historic canonization in modern history?

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Are you ready for the canonization of Pope John Paul II? Vatican officials are busy preparing for the historic canonization of Popes John Paul II and ...

Pope Francis encourages people to kiss crucifix and recite simple prayer

Pope Francis encourages people to kiss crucifix and recite simple prayer Watch

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Pope Francis is encouraging people this holy week to pick up a crucifix, kiss it and recite the simple prayer: "Thank you, Jesus. Thank you, ...

From Living Large to Putting God in Charge

From Living Large to Putting God in Charge

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

The year was 1990 and Bob was, in his own words, living large. The then 29-year-old had graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee several ...

Pope Francis' Wild Ride - Pope takes happy kids for a spin through St. Peter's Square

Pope Francis' Wild Ride - Pope takes happy kids for a spin through St. Peter's Square Watch

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Pope Francis gave to kids the ride of a lifetime by inviting them for a spin in the Popemobile around St. Peter's Square. The gesture continues to ...

Pope Francis distributes Bibles, asks Catholics to perform acts of charity

Pope Francis distributes Bibles, asks Catholics to perform acts of charity

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Pope Francis has given out tens of thousands of Bibles to people that he hopes they will keep and use daily. The gifts were distributed in St. ...

Seminary is not for those who do not wish to 'get on with life,' Pope admonishes

Seminary is not for those who do not wish to 'get on with life,' Pope admonishes Watch

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In addressing the Pontifical Leonine College of Anagni, the Pope did not mince words. Pope Francis was forthright in saying that the seminary is ...

Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

Home & Food

By Veronica Gantley

It is believed a very popular Lenten tradition is the Hot Cross Bun. In Europe these buns were baked for Good Friday. 

Making sure local seafood -- STAYS local seafood, authorities move in

Making sure local seafood -- STAYS local seafood, authorities move in Watch

Home & Food

In coastal towns across the United States, in both the Pacific and the Atlantic, one can see many stands offering up seafood that boasts of being ...

Pope Francis apologizes for abuse scandal, says Church deserves to pay

Pope Francis apologizes for abuse scandal, says Church deserves to pay Watch

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Pope Francis has made his strongest statement yet about the scandal of child abuse in the Catholic Church. Pope Francis made clear that victims of ...

Pope Francis makes special plea, but is asking us - Are you listening?

Pope Francis makes special plea, but is asking us - Are you listening? Watch

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Pope Francis continues to call for aid to the poor as the holiday season ends. The Holy Father has set a goal to eradicate global hunger by ...

'The Devil is here, even in the 21st century,' Pope Francis warns

'The Devil is here, even in the 21st century,' Pope Francis warns Watch

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The devil is very much alive in the 21st Century, Pope Francis warns, and he often takes the form of gossip. The pope confessed that he himself ...

Devil at work! Infidelity experts says adultery is good for marriage - if you don't get caught

Devil at work! Infidelity experts says adultery is good for marriage - if you don't get caught Watch

Marriage & Family

Ashley Madison is a controversial Web site that enables married men and women to have xtramarital affair. Based in Canada, Noel Biderman is ...

The Protest Against Evil and the Rise of Atheism: Is Evil Really the Problem?

The Protest Against Evil and the Rise of Atheism: Is Evil Really the Problem?

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By Deacon F. K. Bartels

It sounds very nice, a world devoid of suffering and every type of evil. However, there are some problems with such an idea, at least for now, given ...

Pope Francis calls for greater effort to combat human trafficking, highlights Church responsibility

Pope Francis calls for greater effort to combat human trafficking, highlights Church responsibility Watch

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Pope Francis continues to tackle the problem of human trafficking meeting four victims as well a group of Church sisters and law enforcement leaders ...

How I Read Myself  Into the Church

How I Read Myself Into the Church Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

It's said that people don't read much anymore, that we live in a multimedia age, and that the act of reading is on the wane. These ...

Every person should have a Bible. Can you help those that don't?

Every person should have a Bible. Can you help those that don't?

Living Faith

There are hundreds of thousands of people, possibly millions, who want a Bible and cannot have one. The Bible is the world's most sought-after, most ...

Opposites attract: Walmart to start selling organic food

Opposites attract: Walmart to start selling organic food Watch

Home & Food

Organic food and Walmart doesn't sound like a perfect match. Those who shop at Walmart do so because they want something at the cheapest price - ...

Refreshing, tasty - Green tea is also good for you!

Refreshing, tasty - Green tea is also good for you! Watch

Home & Food

Some good dietary news: It's refreshing tastes good and is GOOD for you. Heralded as the healthiest hot drink of choice, new research has found ...

The Path to Happiness for a Young Widow

The Path to Happiness for a Young Widow

Marriage & Family

By Catholic Match

It's been said the hand of God works by way of coincidences, keeping Him invisible as He illuminates our path. That's how it worked for Bruce and ...

Pope Francis beseeches world to not forget the elderly and dying

Pope Francis beseeches world to not forget the elderly and dying Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis has urged young people not to neglect the elderly who are dying "because no one cares for them." Meeting with five young Catholics ...

Internet causing people to lose their religion, scientists wonder why

Internet causing people to lose their religion, scientists wonder why Watch

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Americans are losing their religion and according to one researcher the internet is to blame. About 18 percent of Americans now claim no religious ...

Many return to the Old Testament after success of the film 'Noah'

Many return to the Old Testament after success of the film 'Noah' Watch

Living Faith

The version of "Noah" currently in movie theaters has been in many ways divisive - there has been arguments over biblical scholars over its ...

Pope Francis meets with Queen Elizabeth for first time

Pope Francis meets with Queen Elizabeth for first time Watch

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Pope Francis and Britain's Queen Elizabeth II met for the first time this week in Rome. The Queen was accompanied by husband Prince Philip. The ...

GOOD NEWS: Enjoy your coffee and tea!

GOOD NEWS: Enjoy your coffee and tea! Watch

Home & Food

People around the world continue to enjoy caffeinated beverages. It's estimated that the world drinks 1.6 billion cups of coffee and around ...

Pope Francis blasts 'anesthetized' Catholics who do nothing to help others and 'kill apostolic zeal'

Pope Francis blasts 'anesthetized' Catholics who do nothing to help others and 'kill apostolic zeal' Watch

Living Faith

Pope Francis had corrective words for "anesthetized" Catholics, saying their "attitude is crippling apostolic zeal." The Pope delivered these remarks ...

Learning to See in the Light of Faith: Fr. Peter Stravinskas

Learning to See in the Light of Faith: Fr. Peter Stravinskas Watch

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

As Christians, we claim to be the followers of Jesus Christ, the Light of the World.  St. Paul repeatedly admonished his people to walk ...