Vatican City, November 07, 2014
“We must be careful not to slip toward the path of being pagan Christians, Christians in appearance,” Pope Francis warned the faithful today during his Mass at Casa Santa Marta.
As reported by Vatican Radio, the Pope reflected on St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians. In it, the Apostle warns against those Christians who “live like enemies of the cross of Christ.”
“Their end is destruction. Their God is their stomach; their glory is in their ‘shame.’ Their minds are occupied with earthly things,” St. Paul writes.
Calling them “pagan Christians,” the Pope described these people as…