Saturday, November 28, 2015
Pope Francis Argues for Helping Poor & Refugees, Speaks Out Against Capitalism
Just in case you were wondering about what Pope Francis's views on the Syrian refugees are, he has uttered numerous opinions on these over the course of years.
He reminded everyone that Jesus himself was a refugee, and has repeatedly suggested that the wealthy not sharing with the poor amounts to stealing. e has also been hugely critical of capitalism in general, insinuating that it has been shown to bring out the worst in human beings.
Here are a couple of links to articles should you wish to explore the topic on your own:
Pope Francis: 'Jesus Was A Refugee' The Huffington Post | By Yasmine Hafiz Email Posted: 06/23/2014:
'Not to share wealth with poor is to steal': Pope slams capitalism as 'new tyranny' Published time: 26 Nov, 2013