Every year in October, the Church celebrates World Missionary Month. This year, however, in light of the migration crisis we are facing in the world today, the pope has declared this October an Extraordinary Missionary Month.
In today's edition of Perspectives Daily, we talk to the National Director for the Pontifical Missions Society of French Canada about what the Society is and what their hopes are for this special focus in October.
In addition to those, here are some of the latest Catholic news stories from around the world making headlines today:
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