And, yes… it is difficult. In the Curia, there are also holy people, really, there are holy people. But there also is a stream of corruption, there is that as well, it is true… The “gay lobby” is mentioned, and it is true, it is there… We need to see what we can do…The reform of the Roman Curia is something that almost all Cardinals asked for in the Congregations preceding the Conclave. I also asked for it. I cannot promote the reform myself, these matters of administration… I am very disorganized, I have never been good at this. But the cardinals of the Commission will move it forward. There is Rodríguez Maradiaga, who is Latin American, who is in front of it, there is Errázuriz, they are very organized. The one from Munich is also very organized. They will move it forward.Pray for me… that I make mistakes the least possible…
Pope Francis leads the Rosary concluding Marian month of May near a statue of Mary on May 31 in St. Peter’s square at the Vatican.
The former archbishop of Buenos Aires was speaking at a gathering of children from Jesuit schools after being asked whether he had wanted to become leader of the Roman Catholic Church.
“Anyone who wants to be pope doesn’t care much for themselves, God doesn’t bless them. I didn’t want to be pope,” he said.
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