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Priority of life

By on March 25, 2020

“You yourselves give them something to eat!” (Mark 6:37). This means working to eliminate the structural causes of poverty and to promote the integral development of the poor, as well as small daily acts of solidarity in meeting the real needs we encounter. Something more than a few sporadic…


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There are no situations we cannot get out of

By on March 21, 2020

“There are no situations we cannot get out of, we are not condemned to sink into quicksand, in which the more we move the deeper we sink. Jesus is there, his hand extended, ready to reach out to us and pull us out of the mud, out of sin,…


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Forgiveness Humility Mercy Shame Sin

Our need for forgiveness and mercy

By on March 17, 2020

A shattered heart is the most pleasing gift to God. It is the sign that we are conscious of our sins, of the evil we have done, of our wretchedness, and of our need for forgiveness and mercy.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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World Youth day 2016 – The interior struggles that each of us carries

By on March 15, 2020

Let us place before the Lord our own “battles”, the interior struggles that each of us carries in his or her heart.

~Pope Francis, World Youth day 2016


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Humility Responsibility Shame Sin

How to give a good confession

By on February 25, 2020

How to give a good confession?
Look earnestly at himself and his sin.
Feel like a sinner, so that he can be amazed by God.
To recognize our need, our emptiness, our wretchedness. We cannot be arrogant.

– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Church Humility Love Unity

The true roads of the Church

By on February 18, 2020

“Humility, meekness, magnanimity, and love to preserve unity! These, these are the roads, the true roads of the Church. Let us listen to this again. Humility against vanity, against arrogance—humility, meekness, magnanimity, and love preserve unity.”
― Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Preserving unity

By on February 16, 2020

Humility against vanity, against arrogance – humility, meekness, magnanimity, and love preserve unity.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Humility Scandal Sin

A scandalous Christian leads a double life

By on February 12, 2020

“The corrupt man is the one who sins but does not repent, who sins and pretends to be Christian, and it is this double life that is scandalous. The corrupt man does not know humility, he does not consider himself in need of help, he leads a double life.”
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Humility Shame Sin

We should be displeased with ourselves when we commit sin

By on February 6, 2020

“Search within your heart for what is pleasing to God. Your heart must be crushed. The impure heart must be destroyed so that the pure one may be created. We should be displeased with ourselves when we commit sin, for sin is displeasing to God.
– Pope Francis, The Name…


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Hope Humility Patience

Am I humble enough?

By on February 5, 2020

“Am I humble enough to patiently stitch up, through sacrifice, the open wounds and communion?”

– Pope Francis

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But you, Lord, will not leave us at the mercy of the storm. Tell us again: “Do not be afraid” (Mt 28:5). And we, together with Peter, “cast all our anxieties onto you, for you care about us” (cf. 1 Pet 5:7). w2.vatican.va/conten…