mercoledì 14 giugno 2017

Empty words do not help the poor, Pope Francis says in World Day of the Poor message

CNS - America Magazine
(Carol Glatz) People cannot sit back and be indifferent or unresponsive to growing poverty in the world as a privileged minority accumulates "ostentatious wealth," Pope Francis said. "God created the heavens and the earth for all; yet sadly some have erected barriers, walls and fences, betraying the original gift meant for all humanity, with none excluded," the pope said in a message for the first World Day of the Poor. The newly established commemoration and the period (...)