Pope Francis on Thursday visited one of Rio de Janeiro’s most visible favela slums, Manguinhos, as he continues his pastoral visit to Brazil for the World Youth Day gathering. He spoke to thousands gathered on the local soccer field, Vatican Radio reports. He told them that “the measure of the greatness of a society is […]

Pope Francis said during a speech to the new ambassadors to the Vatican that “there is a need for financial reform along ethical lines that would produce in its turn an economic reform to benefit everyone” and explained that there is a “cult of money”, a “tyranny”, but “money has to serve not to rule!”. After […]