In order to help alleviate the suffering of Italians in this terrible time, perhaps the Pope could sell some of the millions of dollars worth of gold and jewels amassed by the church. After all, Jesus taught in the parable of the Good Samaritan that everyone in need is our neighbor.
Jesus also said, “For everyone to whom much is given, of him shall much be required.” — Luke 12:48
Are you saying that the Roman Catholic Church needs to be more like you personally? (And are you aware of the work of Catholic Charities?) Or are you saying that the needs of the poor are the responsibility of organizations, and not individuals?