Caring For The Poor Quotes by Hannah Arendt, Dean M. Davies, John the Apostle, Ignatius of Loyola and many others.
By assigning his political rights to the state the individual also delegates his social responsibilities to it: he asks the state to relieve him of the burden of caring for the poor precisely as he asks for protection against criminals. The difference between pauper and criminal disappears – both stand outside society.
Faithfully caring for the poor and needy is a reflection of spiritual maturity.
Let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth.
If our church is not marked by caring for the poor, the oppressed, the hungry, we are guilty of heresy.