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Church Unity

Unity of the church

By on January 19, 2021

As a Catholic, do I live this unity of the church? Or does not concern me because I am closed within my own small group or within myself?
– Pope Francis


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Church Mercy

A convincing herald of mercy

By on January 16, 2021

The Church is authentic and credible only when she becomes a convincing herald of mercy.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Church Holy Spirit

Mystery of the living God

By on January 14, 2021

The Holy Spirit draws us into the mystery of the living God and saves us from the threat of a church that is self referential, closed in on herself.

– Pope Francis


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Church Faith People Unity

All the people walking together

By on January 13, 2021

“The people itself constitutes a subject. And the church is the people of God on the journey through history, with joys and sorrows. Thinking with the church, therefore, is my way of being a part of this people. And all the faithful, considered as a whole, are infallible in…


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Church Unity

The church is fruitful

By on January 13, 2021

“This church with which we should be thinking is the home of all, not a small chapel that can hold only a small group of selected people. We must not reduce the bosom of the universal church to a nest protecting our mediocrity. And the church is Mother; the…


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Church Humility Love Unity

The true roads of the Church

By on January 12, 2021

“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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Church Faith Love Sin

Humility against vanity

By on January 9, 2021

Humility against vanity, against arrogance – humility, meekness, magnanimity, and love preserve unity.

– Pope Francis


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Church Faith Fellowship

The church is like a great orchestra

By on January 8, 2021

The church is like a great orchestra in which there is a great variety. We are not all the same, and we do not all have two be the same. We are all different, varied, each of us with our own special qualities. And this is the beauty of…


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Church

When I go to church

By on January 8, 2021

When I go to church, is it as though I were at a football match? Is it as though I were at the cinema? No!
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy


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Church Compassion Forgiveness Jesus Mercy Sin

A church where the love of God dwells

By on January 7, 2021

A church that calls a welcome sinners with open arms, that gives courage and hope, or are we church closed in on herself? Are we a church where the love of God dwells, where one cast for the other, where one prays for the other?

– Pope Francis

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The world’s faith depends on #ChristianUnity; in fact, the Lord asked that we be one “so the world might believe” (Jn 17:21). The world will not believe because of our convincing arguments, but because we have borne witness to that love that unites us and draws us near. #Prayer