Skip to comments.Pope Francis Warns Catholic Cardinals Against ‘Demonic Worldliness’
Posted on 03/16/2013 10:26:13 AM PDT by Olog-hai
When he said Mass for the College of Cardinals in the Sistine Chapel on Thursday, newly elected Pope Francis I warned these princes of the church against professing what he called the worldliness of the devil, a demonic worldliness.
Anyone who does not pray to the Lord prays to the devil, Francis said, quoting Leon Bloy, a French writer who died in 1917, and who converted from agnosticism to Catholicism.
When we profess Christ without the Cross, we are not disciples of the Lord, we are worldly: we may be bishops, priests, cardinals, popes, but not disciples of the Lord, the pope told the cardinals.
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