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Faith Forgiveness Love Mercy

Save me once again

By on May 15, 2021

“Lord, I have let myself be deceived; in a thousand ways I have shunned your love, yet here I am once more, to renew my covenant with you. I need you. Save me once again, Lord, take me once more into your redeeming embrace.”
― Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium:…


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Family Forgiveness Growth Love Mercy Youth

The family is the hospital closest to us

By on May 13, 2021

“The family is the hospital closest to us: when someone is sick, they are cared for there, where possible. The family is the first school for children, it is the unwavering reference point for the young, it is the best home for the elderly. It is the first school…


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Church Forgiveness Jesus Mercy

The greater the sin, so much the greater must be the love

By on May 10, 2021

The call of Jesus pushes each of us never to stop at the surface of things, especially when we are dealing with a person.  We are called to look beyond, to focus on the heart.  No one can be excluded from the mercy of God; the Church is the…


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Church Forgiveness Jesus Mercy

The Gospel of Mercy

By on May 9, 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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Forgiveness Mercy Sin

The way in which God forgives

By on May 4, 2021

“Mercy, does not erase sins.” What erases sins is “God’s forgiveness.” But mercy is the way in which God forgives.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Acceptance Forgiveness Jesus Mercy Sin

Jesus came for the sinners

By on May 3, 2021

Mercy is the divine attitude which embraces, it is God’s giving himself to us, accepting us, and bowing to forgive. Jesus said he came not for those who were good but for the sinners.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Forgiveness Healing Mercy Sin

Today people try to find salvation wherever they can

By on April 30, 2021

Pius XII, said that the tragedy of our age was that it had lost its sense of sin, the awareness of sin. Today we add further to the tragedy by considering our illness, our sins, to be incurable, things that cannot be healed or forgiven. We lack the actual…


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Forgiveness

You’re the one who gave me the bad example

By on April 30, 2021

“Lord, forgive me if I have forgiven too much. But you’re the one who gave me the bad example!”
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Economic Justice Forgiveness Humility Love Mercy Sin

Where we come from

By on April 30, 2021

“We need to remember and remind ourselves where we come from, what we are, our nothingness.”
― Pope Francis, The Name of God is Mercy


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Change Compassion Forgiveness Mercy Sin

He is always waiting for you

By on April 28, 2021

“Well! Father, I am a sinner; I have tremendous sins. How can I possibly feel part of the Church?” Dear brother, dear sister, this is exactly what the Lord wants, that you say to him, “Lord, here I am, with my sins.” Is one of you here without sin?…

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The Lord always hears the cry of his people and dries their tears. Dear brothers and sisters of #Myanmar, do not stop looking up to heaven. Keep the faith! vatican.va/content/f…