Don’t Dream About Helping The Poor

jeanvanierJean Vanier, the distinguished founder of L’Arche, France and worldwide caring for the poorest and most disabled people, says, “Often I go off in dreams about living and being with the poor, but what the poor need are not my dreams but my concrete presence. There is always the temptation to replace real presence with lovely thoughts about being present.”

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