RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "The fire ignited by interests that destroy, such as the one that recently devastated the Amazon, is not that of the Gospel. The fire of God is a heat that attracts and gathers in unity. It feeds on sharing, not on profits".
During the celebration, Pope Francis also said that the fire of God is also love that enlightens, warms, and gives life, and not the one that "spreads and consumes".
"When people and cultures are consumed without love or respect, it is not the fire of God, but of the world. But how many times . . .