Pope opens Lent with call to avoid 'clutches of consumerism'

Pope Francis is hugged by a a boy as he leaves at the end of his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, March 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.