Papal homily: good pastors are close to their people
October 30, 2017
CWN Editor's Note: In his homily at morning Mass on October 30, Pope Francis criticized clerics who are more interested in building relationships with powerful people than in bringing comfort to those in need. Good shepherds, he said, are close to their people, while hypocrites—like the Pharisees rebuked by Jesus—take refuge in the letter of the law.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.