Celebrating Humility

The Pope’s Audience With Special Olympic Athletes

Commonweal Magazine – Any visitor to Rome knows one thing: for 2,500 years, it has been all about greatness and outsized achievement. It’s written all over the city: the Colosseum is greatness in architecture; the Roman senate celebrates greatness in political governance; the monuments to empire celebrate greatness in military conquest; and the churches soar skyward, symbols of greatness in religion. Rome does not celebrate humility.  — Read more here, and view the video.