Pope: The Church Is Like a Mother, Not an ‘NGO’ or a ‘Football Team’

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The Church is to be like a mother, tender and compassionate, always there for its people, Pope Francis said Monday evening as he opened the ecclesial convention of the Diocese of Rome. The Church exists to nurture, he affirmed, and must never “close its door” to its people.
Being like a mother is the Church’s r…


Deborah Castellano Lubov (256 Posts)

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