VATICAN CITY — Crowds filled a rainy St. Peter’s Square Sunday to hear Pope Francis’ Angelus message, which focused on the importance of seeking God above all else, especially earthly goods.
“A heart occupied by the desire to possess is full of this desire to possess [things], but empty of God,” said the Pope on Sunday, March 2.
“In a heart possessed by riches, there is not much space for faith. Everything is occupied by riches: There is no place for faith. If instead one allows God his rightful place, that is, first, then his love also leads to sharing the wealth, putting riches at the service of charitable and development projects, as evidenced by many examples, even recent ones, in the...READ MORE