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Disability Healing Jesus Sin

Condemnation into salvation

By on May 14, 2021

The logic of God, who welcomes, embraces, and transfigures evil into good, transforming and redeeming my sin, transmuting condemnation into salvation. Jesus enters into contact with the leper. He touches him. In doing so, he teaches us what to do when faced with people who suffer physically and spiritually.
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Desire Sin

No one can avoid sin

By on May 13, 2021

“No one can avoid sin, small or great, for very long.”
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Healing Sin

The desire to save the sinners

By on May 11, 2021

There is the desire to save the sinners, the lost, those on the other side of the fence.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Compassion Mercy Sin

Letting the wolves attack the flock

By on May 7, 2021

We need to enter the darkness, the night in which so many of our brothers live. We need to be able to make contact with them and let them feel our closeness, without letting ourselves be wrapped up in that darkness and influenced by it. Caring for outcasts and…


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Compassion Judgement Mercy Sin

Compassion has a more human face

By on May 6, 2021

Mercy is divine and has to do with the judgement of sin. Compassion has a more human face. It means to suffer with, to suffer together, to not remain indifferent to the pain and the suffering of others.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy


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Grace Healing Humility Jesus Mercy Shame Sin

There are no situations we cannot get out of

By on May 5, 2021

“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 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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Jesus Mercy Sin

My encounter with the mercy

By on May 1, 2021

The place where my encounter with the mercy of Jesus takes place is my sin.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy

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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…