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Blessed are the poor in spirit

Saturday 6 July 2013 | Published in Church Talk

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When Pope Francis 1st was elected leader of the world’s Catholics, one of the first statements he made was that he wanted “a poor church for the poor”.

When Pope Francis 1st was elected leader of the world’s Catholics, one of the first statements he made was that he wanted “a poor church for the poor”.


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