Worldiness

Pope at Mass warns against idolatry of money in the Church

At Mass, Friday morning, Pope Francis invited Christians to respect churches as the house of God and not turn them into marketplaces of money and worldliness. Pope Francis on Friday urged that churches be given due respect as the “house of God” and not be transformed into markets or social lounges dominated by “worldliness”. Celebrating his [...]

On Cleansing the Temple of the Heart: "Joy comes only from Fidelity to the Covenant"

Based on the daily Liturgy, Francis spoke again of the Church and of the risks you take when you allow the temptation of worldliness to overcome you: when, instead of being faithful to the Lord, you let yourself be seduced by money and power. In the homily of the Mass at Santa Marta on Friday, 20 [...]