What people say to “Charity Begins At Home”
Since it was first said by Martin Chuzzlewit in a Dickens novel,
the slogan “Charity begins at home” has been used and abused many a time.
So what does it mean, actually?
Fr. Dwight Longenecker argues that ‘charity’ is about love and compassion, not about money:
A given donation can achieve vastly more in developing countries than it ever could in developed countries, according to this article:
Children born into poverty don’t choose to be born into poverty, argues this blog post: