Christian vocation is to serve life, health, Pope says

Posted December 11, 2017 11:41 pm by Editor

Christian vocation is to serve life, health, Pope says

VATICAN – The Catholic Church’s care for the sick, especially through Catholic-run hospitals, is an antidote to “the business mentality that is seeking worldwide to turn health care into a profit-making enterprise,” Pope Francis said.In his message for World Day of the Sick, Feb. 11, the Pope urged Catholics individually and as a community to continue to provide loving care for the sick.The church marks the day each year on the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, and Pope Francis’ message for 2018 had a strong Marian focus, emphasizing the church’s maternal mission to provide for the spiritual and physical

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