Pope Francis was elected Bishop of Rome and absolute Sovereign of the Vatican City State on March 13, 2013. He has different ideas to previous Popes and the year has been full of deep speeches and important quotes.
In fact, former Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio chose the papal name Francis in honor of Saint Francis of Assisi, patron of the poor and the homeless.
Here some of Pope Francis best quotes. Don’t you like them? What do you think? It’s an interesting ideology and really brave.
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Top Pope Francis quotes during 2013:
God forgives everyone, not just Christians, but also atheists.
We have created new idols. The ancient Sacred Golden Calf has taken a new and heartless way in the worship of money and the dictatorship of the economy.
Bishops and priests must be shepherds, not wolves.
This culture of waste has made us insensitive to food waste, which is even more despicable when people and families are suffering from hunger and malnutrition in the world.
As many of you do not belong to the Catholic Church, others are non-believers… I respect the conscience of everyone but knowing that each of you is a child of God.
That silence weapons, faced with the continued violence and abuses tackles, renew my call for peace in Syria.
Dignity is not giving power, money, culture, no. Dignity gives us work and decent work.
How I wish a poor church and to the poor!
Women in the Church are more important than the bishops and priests.
If a person is gay and is looking for God, who am I to judge this person? The Catechism of the Catholic Church explains and says we should not marginalize these people but to be integrated into society.