Pope asks: How many elderly people feel… cast aside

Family Values  (Link opens Reuters article in new window.)

In his homily, the pope also called for a rekindling of family values and solidarity with the elderly, the abandoned and the unemployed.

“How many of our adolescents and young people sense that (love and happiness) are no longer found in their homes? How many women, sad and lonely, wonder when love left, when it slipped away from their lives? How many elderly people feel left out of family celebrations, cast aside and longing each day for a little love?” he said.

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