On this day…in 278

On February 14 around the year 278 A.D., Valentine, a holy priest in Rome in the days of Emperor Claudius II, was executed. Under the rule of Claudius the Cruel, Rome was involved in many unpopular and bloody campaigns. The emperor had to maintain a strong army, but was having a difficult time getting soldiers … [Read the full story]

Morning coffee with Catholics

Four Catholic men and a Catholic woman were having coffee in St.Peters Square . The first Catholic man tells his friends, “My son is a priest.  When he walks into a room, everyone calls him ‘Father‘.” The second Catholic man chirps, “My son is a Bishop.  When he walks into a room people call him … [Read the full story]

On this day…in 1981

On May 5, 1981, imprisoned Irish Catholic militant Bobby Sands dies after refusing food for 66 days in protest of his treatment as a criminal rather than a political prisoner by British authorities. His death immediately kicked-off widespread rioting in Belfast, as young Irish-Catholic militants clashed with police and British Army patrols and started fires. … [Read the full story]

Happy Birthday to Ozzie News star Joanna Krupa

Happy Birthday to Joanna Krupa ! Joanna Krupa was born on the April 23rd 1979,  is a Polish-American model and actress. Since John S. informed us who this beauty is on the 31st of July 2012, we’ve been getting email after email for us to show more of her. Of course, everyone can see more … [Read the full story]

Francis is the last pope – predicts Nostradamus

Nostradamus has already predicted the fate of the final pope with eerie detail. And the first sign will soon be in our skies. The 266th pope now sits on the Throne of St Peter. According to the pen of several prophets, he will be the last. One prophet, a Saint of the Catholic Church, counted … [Read the full story]

On this day…in 1973

On this day in 1973, The Exorcist, a horror film starring the actress Linda Blair as a girl possessed by an evil spirit, makes its debut in theaters…it will go on to earn a reputation as one of the scariest movies in history. The Exorcist was based on the 1971 novel by William Peter Blatty … [Read the full story]

Liam Neeson may become a Muslim

Hollywood star Liam Neeson is considering giving up his Roman Catholic beliefs and becoming a Muslim. The actor, 59, admitted that Islamic prayer “got into his spirit” while filming in Istanbul. “The call to prayer happens five times a day, and for the first week, it drives you crazy, and then it just gets into your … [Read the full story]

Dumb revoltion by Tunisia

Did Tunisia just staged the dumbest “revolution” in the history of the world? Under the old regime, it was one of the most liberal places in North Africa. Women dressed how they liked, wine was served with food. Now it’s fast-forwarded to the middle ages with Christians slain and Islamic groups closing red-light districts. A … [Read the full story]

C of E bishops convert to Catholicism

Pope Benedict has invited some of the Church of England bishops to convert to Catholicism. And Five of them are taking up the invite. Andrew Burnham, Keith Newton, John Broadhurst, Edwin Barnes and David Silk are going ahead with a full communion into the Catholic Church. The Vatican introduced a policy last year, to make … [Read the full story]