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A kid backed by A-list celebrities challenges the pope to go vegan for Lent. If the Holy Father accepts, 1 million dollars will be donated to the charity of his choice. Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily:  Human trafficking is what’s in the pope’s prayers for this ...read more
On today’s episode, we conclude our highlight coverage of the pope’s 27th Apostolic Journey to the United Arab Emirates with a look at his words at his final Mass in Abu Dhabi. Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: The pope urged Catholic minorities living in Abu Dhabi ...read more
This week the pope made history yet again by being the first pope ever to set foot in the Arabian Peninsula. Embarking on his 27th international apostolic journey, the Holy Father travelled to the United Arab Emirates with a very clear objective. Now the question is, what is that objective and will he achieve it ...read more
A week after being in Panama, the pope will be on a plane again, this time for a short visit to the United Arab Emirates for a 3-day ecumenical journey. Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives Daily: During the pope’s daily Mass, he has some advice for priests ...read more
The collapse of a dam in Brazil, which has led to huge human and environmental losses, is now being called a crime, rather than an accident, by the local Catholic community, and one which will have repercussions for many years to come. Here are the stories that we bring you on today’s episode of Perspectives ...read more
Last week was all about the 34th World Youth Day as the pope travelled to Panama to be with the youth in what is the largest single gathering of Catholic youth in the world. Yet, despite all the festivities, the Holy Father took a moment to address the clerical abuse scandal during a private luncheon on ...read more