In America, not having enough money is your original sin. I couldn’t help but think today of Mark 2: Some men came, bringing to him a paralyzed man, carried by four of them. Since they could not get him to Jesus because of the crowd, they made an opening in the roof above Jesus by digging through it and then lowered the mat the man was lying on. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the...
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univisionnews: Uruguayan President Jose Mujica, said he donates 90 percent of his salary to charity. By LARA FERNANDEZ Usually presidents are not associated with poverty. Some, like Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, are even linked to big spending and generous welfare programs. …