Pope Francis warns church could become 'compassionate NGO' [CNAU]

Mar 14, '13 6:00 am
Pope Francis has warned the Catholic Church would become “a compassionate NGO” without spiritual renewal, reports the BBC. In a Sistine Chapel Mass with cardinals on his first day as Church leader, the pontiff said: "If we do not confess to Christ, what would we be? "We would end up a compassionate NGO. What would happen would be like when children make sand castles and then it all falls down."http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cathnews/RSS/~4/pLGwB0PslJs

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