In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include the important issues in this year's campaigns, what the White House says about the election, and a personal look into the life of Pope Francis.

"Politics, according to the Social Doctrine of the Church, is one of the highest forms of charity, because it serves the common good. I cannot wash my hands, eh? We all have to give something!" -- Pope Francis

Today's Mass Readings: "Brothers and sisters: Have among yourselves the same attitude that is also yours in Chris Jesus" (Philippians 2:5-11)

Election Day News: 

Pope Francis News: 

  • Cardinal Gerhard Muller says Pope Francis "has tried to indicate to the world the true poverty of the human condition in our times: the poverty of body and soul"
  • personal look into Pope Francis: he is "reserved with a great sense of humor."
  • special page on the Vatican website has been launched which brings together many Vatican communications, like radio, television, print, social media, regarding the Synod of Bishops.

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