We Need Saints!


We need saints who live naturally supernatural; saints without cassocks, without veils, without sutana  & paraphernalia; saints with jeans & tennis shoes; saints that go to the movies, that listen to music, that hang out with their friends; saints that place God in first place ahead of succeeding in any career. We need saints that love the Word, and the Gospel of God & find time to pray every day; saints who know how to be in love with purity, chastity and all things pertaining to life and godliness.

We need saints – saints for the 21st century with a spirituality, appropriate to our new time; saints that have commitment to helping the poor and to make the needed social change; saints prepared to live in the world, to sanctify the world, and not afraid of living in the world by their presence; saints who drink pure-water, who eat hot dogs, who surf the internet, who listen to their iPod.

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We need saints that love the Lord Jesus, that are not afraid or embarrassed to eat pizza or drink ginger beer with their friends; saints who love movies, dancing, sports, theater; saints that are open, sociable, happy, normal, companions; who are in this world and who know how to enjoy the world without being callous or mundane.

Yes, yes; we need saints. If your mind & heart are in sync, as the Redeemed of the Lord, say so: broadcast it abroad!!! Amen. In Jesus Mighty Name!!

Revised Edition of the controversial statement said to be made by Pope Francis, written by Milton Job (MBE).

PS: There is no official trace of the said statement made by Pope Francis on the World youths Day (2013). Yet the statement was widely publicized.

This i believe sounds better than the false one being publicized and peddled!!

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