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Lord of Hosts

By on February 20, 2020

“The wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you kept back by fraud, cry out, and the cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord of hosts” (James 5:4).

– Pope Francis


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Change Church Faith Healing Recovery Renewal Repair Sin

The Church is made up of sinners

By on February 18, 2020

“You could say to me, “But the Church is made up of sinners; we see them every day.” And this is true: we are a Church of sinners. And we sinners are called to let ourselves be transformed, renewed, sanctified by God.”
― Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Forgiveness Judgement Mercy Prayer Sin

How can I be a good confessor?

By on February 17, 2020

How can I be a good confessor?
A priest needs to think of his own sins, to listen with tenderness, to pray to the Lord for a heart as merciful as his, and not to cast the first stone because he, too, is a sinner who needs to be forgiven….


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Beliefs Sin

We often fall because of our weakness

By on February 15, 2020

Why are we sinners? Because of original sin. Our humanity is wounded: we know how to distinguish between good and evil, we know what is evil, we try to follow the path of goodness, but we often fall because of our weakness and choose evil.
– Pope Francis, The Name…


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Acceptance Holy Spirit Judgement Mercy Sin

When a person begins to recognize the sickness in their soul

By on February 14, 2020

Without ever caving in to the temptation of feeling that we are just or perfect. The more conscious we are of our wretchedness and our sins, the more we experience the love and infinite mercy of God among us, and the more capable we are of looking upon the…


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Grace Jesus Mercy Sin

The grace of Jesus Christ

By on February 13, 2020

“If we—all of us—accept the grace of Jesus Christ, he changes our heart and from sinners makes us saints. To become holy we do not need to turn our eyes away and look somewhere else, or have as it were the face on a holy card! No, no, that…


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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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Beliefs Mercy Sin

God’s way of reaching out to the sinner

By on February 11, 2020

Mercy is not opposed to justice but rather expresses God’s way of reaching out to the sinner, offering him a new chance to look at himself, convert, and believe.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Faith Healing Jesus Sin

Tortured, crucified, and annihilated

By on February 9, 2020

Jesus himself, he allowed himself to be tortured, crucified, and annihilated to redeem us for our sins, to heal that wound.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy

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