Humility not about being polite, but accepting humiliation, Pope says

Posted December 5, 2017 10:47 pm by Editor

Humility not about being polite, but accepting humiliation, Pope says

VATICAN – Like a sprout, humility needs to be nourished so that the Holy Spirit may grow within all Christians, Pope Francis said.While some believe that “being humble means being polite, courteous and closing your eyes in prayer,” accepting humiliation is the only real sign of humility, the Pope said in his homily Dec. 5 at morning Mass in the Domus Sanctae Marthae.”Humility without humiliation is not humility. The humble one is that man, that woman who is capable of enduring humiliations like Jesus, the humiliated one, the great humiliated one,” he said.The Pope centered his homily on the day’s

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