The riches of the Vatican


I read that the pope is giving out 400 sleeping bags to homeless people on his birthday.
That is sweet of them, considering their wealth.
Not that they could end world hunger and provide shelter for all poor people, but they sure could put a dent in all the suffering.

400 sleeping bags: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/18/pope-francis-sleeping-bags-homeless-birthday_n_6349210.html?ncid=fcbklnkushpmg00000051

Vatican economy: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_Vatican_City

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