In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include the GOP, weekend political parties, and a country thinking of new ways to tackle food waste.
"Exclude the need for appearances: what counts is not appearances; the value of life does not depend on the approval of others or on success, but on what we have inside us." -- Pope Francis
Today's Mass Readings: "I ask you, not as though I were writing a new commandment but the one we have had from the beginning: let us love one another." (2 JN 1:5)
In the News:
- The GOP is in disagreement over how to handle the suspected executive action from President Obama.
- One political family is gathering this weekend to prepare for potential future races.
- See what one country is doing to curb food waste, but has faced challenges in the way its culture looks at 'takeout.'
- And, this week in 32 photos.
Pope Francis and church News:
- Pope Francis calls for global defense of Christians facing persecution.
- The Vatican is doing this to help those who are homeless in the city.
- Find out who is supporting President Obama's possible executive action on immigration reform.
- And some say the Bishops lacked passion and leadership this week at their meeting.
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