In today's Catholic Daily Roundup, top stories include the missing AirAsia flight, the Pope and climate change, and the Vatican committing to cleaning up finances.
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other." (Mother Teresa)
Today's Reading: "Whoever loves his brother remains in the light,
and there is nothing in him to cause a fall." (1 John 2:10)
In the News:
- Hope in finding the missing missing AirAsia jet carrying 162 people fades after two days of searching.
- Police Commissioner Bill Bratton called frustration in New York and across the country surrounding policing the "tip of the iceberg" during an appearance Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press."
- "The Interview" has been purchased or rented more than 2 million times, Sony Pictures Entertainment said Sunday, making it the studio's highest-selling online movie of all time.
Pope Francis and church news:
- Pope Francis has declared it his mission to take on climate change in 2015, through a series of speeches, summit appearances and a rare call-to-arms for the world’s Catholics.
- Threatened by forced conversion or death at the hands of the Islamic State, many Iraqi Christians have had to flee their homes – but one refugee family sheltered at a Jordanian church has declared their continued faith.
- In an attempt to clean up church finances, the Vatican Bank will join 100 nations in FATCA offshore account hunt.
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