Pope Francis said that the appeal of horoscopes and fortune-tellers is the way to the bottom. The Pontiff urged the faithful to «stay in the boat of the Church» and to abandon the tempting but unreliable «boats of ideologies, fashions and slogans.»
Pope Francis called on the faithful to abandon appeals to the fortune-tellers and horoscopes. About it has informed Agency «RIA Novosti» with reference to the sermon of the Pontiff.
«When people to have more confidence, I turn to horoscopes and fortune tellers, they begin to go down,» said he to the faithful gathered in St. Peter’s square at the Vatican.
Francis called on the faithful «to stay on the boat of the Church,» rejecting the temptation to sit in the «charming but unreliable boat ideologies, fashions and slogans.» The Pope noted that belief in God does not guarantee an easy and relaxed way, and does not protect against all «life’s storms».
«Faith is not a solution to problems of life, but it supports in the way and makes sense of it,» said Francis.