In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include Pope Francis being named person of the year by PETA, the pope addresses religious fundamentalism, and the president lays out his Syrian strategy.

“Fundamentalism is always a tragedy. It is not religious, it lacks God, it is idolatrous,” (Pope Francis)

Today's Gospel: “Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.” (Matthew 4:19)

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Pope Francis and church news:

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