The last one I totally understand, however. I’ve actually said the same to many people for years now. The greatest epidemic in the near future will be one of loneliness. “The Loneliest of the Old” is really true. But to call it the most serious evil?
Again, there is a problem of perspective here for the Holy Father. He’s projecting the problems of Argentina on the World. Then again if abortion and gay “marriage” should not be talked about “all the time”, something else has to take its place.
It’s all about turf and emphasis. There’s only so much time in the sound bite. There are only so many hours in a day. And there are only so many days in a year.