In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include Stephen Colbert's final episode of the Colbert Report, a new study explores the growing gap between the rich and poor, and the Pope's upcoming trip to the Philippines.

“A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just." (Pope Francis)

Today's Reading: "Be my rock of refuge, a stronghold to give me safety, for you are my rock and my fortress." (Psalm 71:3)

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