In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include the Republican debate in Florida, peace talks in Syria, and 200 human rights, faith, indigenous rights, environmental, labor, and nongovernmental groups ask for an investigation into the murder of a prominent human rights defender.

"In the heart of every man and woman is the desire for a full life, including that irrepressible longing for fraternity which draws us to fellowship with others and enables us to see them not as enemies or rivals, but as brothers and sisters to be accepted and embraced." (Pope Francis)

Today's Gospel: “I know him, because I am from him, and he sent me.” (John 7:29)

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