“During a 48-hour public servant strike in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Bergoglio observed the differences between, “poor people who are persecuted for demanding work, and rich people who are applauded for fleeing from justice”
Attention, First World. The Global South is clearing its throat and is about to speak to our deranged economic system from the perspective of Lazarus. Dives will not like that, but tough noogies for Dives. I just hope the Pope survives the process. Between this and his staunch support for traditional marriage, he will send most of the rich and powerful First World into conniptions.
“The Saint is a medicine because he is an antidote. Indeed that is why the saint is often a martyr; he is mistaken for a poison because he is an antidote.” – G.K. Chesterton