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The church is Catholic because she is universal

By on October 24, 2021

Second… The church is Catholic because she is universal: she is spread abroad through every part of the world, and she proclaims of the Gospel to every man and to every woman. The church has no limits; she is sent to the totality of the human race. And the…


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An outdated institution

By on October 24, 2021

“The parish is not an outdated institution; precisely because it possesses great flexibility, it can assume quite different contours depending on the openness and missionary creativity of the pastor and the community.”
― Pope Francis, The Joy of the Gospel: Evangelii Gaudium


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The Church is made up of sinners

By on October 23, 2021

“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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The Gospel of Mercy

By on October 23, 2021

Need to see this plea itself born of the liberating action of grace within each of us, and thus it is not a question of a mission reserved only for a few: “the church, guided by the gospel of mercy and by love for humankind, here’s the cry for…


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Are we Christians in the name only?

By on October 23, 2021

I insist on this missionary aspect, because Christ invites all to “go out” and encounter others; he sends us, he asks us to move in order to spread the joy of the gospel! Are we missionaries by our words, and especially by our Christian life, by our witness? Or…


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Do I increase harmony?

By on October 23, 2021

“Let each one ask him- or herself today, “Do I increase harmony in my family, in my parish, in my community, or am I a gossip? Am I a cause of division or embarrassment?” And you know the harm that gossiping does to the Church, to the parishes, the…


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A house for everyone

By on October 22, 2021

“We all carry our sins with us. But the Lord wants to hear us say to him, “Forgive me, help me to walk, change my heart!” And the Lord can change your heart. In the Church, the God we encounter is not a merciless judge but is like the…


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Almost 3000 Diocese (are) scattered over all the continents.

By on October 20, 2021

Almost 3000 Diocese (are) scattered over all the continents.

– Pope Francis


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The Church calls everyone

By on October 20, 2021

“The Church, which is holy, does not reject sinners; she does not reject us all; she does not reject us because she calls everyone, welcomes them, is open even to those furthest from her; she calls everyone to allow themselves to be enfolded by the mercy, the tenderness, and…


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The author of this unity in variety

By on October 18, 2021

“Let us pray to the Holy Spirit, who is truly the author of this unity in variety, of this harmony, that he might make us ever more “catholic” in this Church that is catholic and universal!”
― Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy

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I express my closeness to the thousands of migrants, refugees in Libya: I never forget you; I hear your cries and pray for you. We are all responsibile for these our brothers and sisters, who have been victims of this serious situation for too many years. Let us #PrayTogether.