Pope Francis warns about 'retreat from democracy' and 'populism's easy answers'

The pontiff also criticized politicians who were in 'an obsessive quest for popularity' and making unrealistic promises.

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12/4/2021 6:15:00 PM

The pontiff also criticized politicians who were in 'an obsessive quest for popularity' and making unrealistic promises.

The pontiff also criticized politicians who were in 'an obsessive quest for popularity' and making unrealistic promises.

The pope also offered criticism of politicians who engage in"an obsessive quest for popularity, in a thirst for visibility, in a flurry of unrealistic promises."He called for"good politics" that would include"multilateralism that will not end up being stifled by excessive nationalistic demands."

"Politics needs this in order to put common needs ahead of private interests," Francis said.Francis touched upon the need to tackle climate change and, whom he described as"protagonists of a horrendous modern Odyssey," recalling the works of the semi-legendary Greek poet Homer.

Many migrants hoping to settle in Europe have died at sea, includingwhile trying to cross the English Channel from France to the U.K. on November 24.Francis willvisit a migrant reception centeron the island of Lesbos on Sunday, while the Vatican recently said they would take at least a dozen migrants who are presently in Cyprus. headtopics.com

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"May there ever continue to resound a message that lifts our gaze both on high and towards others," the pope said."That democracy may be the response to the siren songs of authoritarianism and that individualism and indifference may be overcome by concern for others, for the poor and for creation."

Pope Francis meets with young people, members of Scholas Occurrentes, on November 25, 2021 in Rome, Italy. The pope has warned against populism's"easy answers" during a visit to Greece.

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“Pope Francis has warned about countries retreating from democracy and urged people to move from 'partisanship to participation' in order to protect the vulnerable in society!”While authoritarians try to break down Democracy around the world! Heed the words of the Wise!!! His perspective is clearer and purer than yours!!

This socialist-seeming Pope is the greatest populist. Jesus Christ Is God Not Francis Nice to only need to be elected once by your friends.

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Paris Archbishop allegedly involved in 'intimate relationship' with woman resigns Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Michel Aupetit from the position of Archbishop of Paris. The alleged relationship came to light due to a love email Aupetit sent to his secretary by mistake in 2012, according to a report. So funny that the 'church ' condemns normal behavior but loves immoral behavior this love on another level lol...exchange via email

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