florence - The Roman Catholic Church must put an end to his obsession for power and money. That Pope Francis said Tuesday during a speech to the Italian bishops in Tuscany. "I prefer a church that has been damaged and dirty because he has taken to the streets over a church of only on preserving its own security. "
The statements of the 78-year-old prelate come just days after documents revealed that the conservative forces within his church oppose financial reform that will make the Pope. His proposed measures include a revision of the Bank of the Vatican, an institution that has been plagued by scandals. Wants Francis Church leaders sometimes have to give up their extravagant lifestyles.