VATICAN CITY — During a daily Mass last week, Pope Francis spoke of the importance of man’s intellect in understanding the Lord and cautioned those present against “restricted” thought which keeps us focused on ourselves.
“What path does the Lord want? Always with the spirit of intelligence with which to understand the signs of the times, it is beautiful to ask the Lord for this grace,” the Pope said in his Nov. 29 daily homily.
Pope Francis directed his reflections to those present in the St. Martha guest house of the Vatican, where he resides.
He began by recalling how, in the Gospels, the Lord taught his disciples to pay attention to the signs of the times, which the Pharisees...READ MORE