Pope Francis urges Romanian leaders to care for country's poor
BUCHAREST, Romania — Pope Francis told Romanian leaders a country’s success is measured by how it treats and cares for its most vulnerable citizens. especially the poor and disadvantaged.
The path to building an inclusive society is one where every person is seen as a brother or sister and “where the weak, the poor and the least are no longer seen as undesirables that keep the ‘machine’ from functioning,” the pope told civil authorities and diplomats May 31, the first day of his visit to Romania.
“Only to the extent that a society is concerned for its most disadvantaged members, can it