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Perspectives Daily: Papal trip to Morocco wrap-up

Allyson Kenny

April 1, 2019

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

Recapping highlights of the pope's trip to Morocco:

  1. On Saturday the pope met with migrants at a Caritas centre, many of whom journey to the country in hopes of eventually settling in Europe. Catholic News Service brings us some images from the pope's arrival and that visit.
  2. Also on Saturday, Pope Francis and Morocco's King Muhammad VI signed a joint declaration on "the unique and sacred character of Jerusalem".
  3. Aside from the closing Mass, the last major event of the visit was the pope's meeting with Moroccan Christians, who make up less than 1% of the country's population.

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.