In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include ISIS and state-building, Jeb Bush and Obamacare, and the Pope's message of peace.

"God is not afraid of new things." (Pope Francis)

Today's Reading: "Be my rock of refuge, a stronghold to give me safety." (Psalms 31:3)

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Pope Francis and church news:

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