In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include the nation remembering the start of the Second World War, TIME releases the Person of the Year cover, and a panel discusses the plight of Christians in the Middle East.

“Prayer is the raising of one’s mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God.” St. John Damascene

Today's Gospel: "Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heart; and you will find rest for yourselves." (Matthew 11:29)

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