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Perspectives Daily: What Church leaders expect and hope from the Protection of Minors Summit in Rome

Noel Ocol

February 20, 2019
Tomorrow, the Vatican's Summit on the Protection of Minors in the Church officially begins.  On today's show, we have for you some exclusive interviews leading up to the summit's first day. Over the next four days, the pope will convene with Church leaders from around the world to tackle the issue of clerical abuse and bishop accountability at a global level.

Here are the stories that we bring you on today's episode of Perspectives Daily:

  1. The pope continues his catechesis on prayer during his weekly General Audience.
  2. From Rome, Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, provides context on the Summit on the Protection of Minors, which begins tomorrow.
  3. The Archbishop of Brisbane, Archbishop Mark Coleridge, and the President of the CCCB, Bishop Lionel Gendron, speak about what they expect from this historic summit.

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.
You can always catch past episodes of Perspectives Daily on our website listed here.