Currents News full broadcast for Thurs, 1/14/21 (Catholic news)

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Currents News reports secular and religious news from the Catholic perspective.

Some of the top stories on this newscast:

The stunning numbers just released: Christian persecution is up 60 percent worldwide – the ongoing pandemic a major cause.

20,000 National Guard troops have descended on the nation’s capital as fears of more violence push anxiety levels to the brink.

If you have questions about taking the COVID vaccine, Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio will be here to address those concerns.

During the pandemic small businesses are struggling and blood donations are down, so why not partner up? We meet a business owner who started a program that gives a pint of Guinness to anyone who donates a pint of blood.