Pope prays for teachers and students learning online, offering . . .

. . . bromides?

“A pastor’s power is his service, he has no other power and when he mistakes this with another power he ruins his vocation and becomes, I don’t know, a manager of a pastoral enterprise but not a pastor. The structure does not do the pastoral care: the pastor’s heart is what does the pastoral care”.

Hear, hear. No Rotary Club speaker could do better.

It’s homely advice from Uncle.


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