In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include sharp drops in crude oil prices, Pope Francis arrives in Sri Lanka and the former governor of Virginia loses his prison appeal.

"Faith is not a light which scatters all our darkness, but a lamp which guides our steps in the night and suffices for the journey." (Pope Francis)

Today's Reading: "You have given him rule over the works of your hands, put all things at his feet." (Psalms 8:7)

In the News:

Pope Francis and church news:

CACG would like to equip lay Catholics with the resources necessary to promote the common good in their communities. That's why we have the Catholic daily roundup. You can sign up for this short and digestible daily e-mail here.

We always appreciate your support to continue our work into 2015. Please invest in us today.