Pope Francis Thinks We Need To Stop Obsessing About…

Jun 16, 2016 at 4:25 pm |

The therapy of smiling.

I’ll be the first to admit that I sometimes can’t pass by a mirror without criticizing a visible love handle, something akin to a double chin or wonder whether or not anyone else can see that cellulite that seems to be creeping up beneath my shorts. Now don’t get me wrong, I don’t lose any sleep at night over these things, but I would be lying if I told you that it didn’t bother me on some days, too.

Yet, having the “perfect body” is something that society seems hell-bent on obtaining and almost at any cost, too. And that’s why Pope Francis is warning us to quit focusing on the “perfect” with a great message, too.

Pope Francis is criticizing society’s obsession with having a perfect body.

And he’s got a point, too.