Pope meets refugee family, prays before his journey to Cuba/USA
“an event that fills us with hope”
Asked what he is most curious about the U.S., "The people — I want to meet the people."
"Here lies the great paradox of Jesus. The disciples were arguing about who would have the highest place, who would be chosen for privileges, who would be above the common law, the general norm, in order to stand out in the quest for superiority over others. Who would climb the ladder most quickly to take the jobs which carry certain benefits. Jesus upsets their “logic”, their mindset, simply by telling them that life is lived authentically in a concrete commitment to our neighbor." Pope Francis in Cuba
The Holy Father said "service is never ideological."