John L. Allen Jr. offers thoughts on Challenges to vision of a ‘Poor Church for the Poor’
“How I would like a poor church for the poor,” Francis said. It’s a fitting sentiment for a pope who took his name from Francis of Assisi, a saint renowned for his love affair with Lady Poverty.
1. The myth and reality of Vatican wealth…
2. Financial transparency….
3. The church and politics…
4. Simplicity vs. security….
One may not agree with his analysis of the these issues but they are certainly in people’s minds. Read the full article and share what you think.