Pope's World Day of Peace Message: Abolish death penalty, provide health care, forgive debts.
In string of statements, U.S. bishops oppose ban on Muslim refugees; Archdiocese of Indianapolis accepts family from Syria.
Wall Street Journal: Obama faces political fight at home over climate deal.
The Fifth Republican Debate: Shaping up as a three-way fight.
New Washington Post-ABC News poll: Trump surges to biggest lead.
Columnist Michael Gerson on Trump the evangelical.
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