The Archbishop of Manila, Cardinal Luis Tagle has ordered parishes to open their doors, to help the many thousands of people displaced by the torrential rainfall that has affected many parts of the country.
Here are the stories that we covered in today's edition of Perspectives Daily:
The newest member of the Salt and Light team, Fr. Matt Gworek, looks briefly at the life of St. Maximilian Kolbe.
Churches in the Philippines are ordered to open their doors and take in thousands of displaced due to flooding.
The former Archbishop of Adelaide is sentenced to one year of house arrest.
In addition to those, here are some of the latest Catholic news stories from around the world making headlines today:
That's it for today. Be sure to check in with us again tomorrow for more of the latest Catholic news and stories that you need to know.
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