In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include two new appointments by the pope, the upcoming Republican debate, and legal troubles for the former Speaker of the House.

"Peace is not simply the absence of warfare." (Pope Paul VI)

Today's Gospel: “But I tell you, you will not see me until the time comes when you say, Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.” (Luke 13:35)

In the News:

Pope Francis and church news:

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