Selected quotes of Pope Francis offered daily for prayer and reflection‚€¶.

 
The Church
 


There is something I have understood with great clarity: this drama of abuse, especially when it is widespread and gives great scandal - think of Chile, here in Ireland or in the United States - has behind it a Church that is elitist and clericalist, an inability to be near to the people of God.

 
Address
25 August 2018