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Mercy Sin

The Heavens Open with the Birth of Jesus

By on January 18, 2021

The beginning of the great time of mercy, after sin had closed the heavens, raising itself as a barrier between the human being and his Creator.

The righteous justify themselves.  “I came for sinners.”

~ Pope Francis


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Change Compassion Forgiveness Mercy Sin

He is always waiting for you

By on January 17, 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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Grace Jesus Mercy Sin

Jesus performs miracles with our sins

By on January 16, 2021

Mercy will always be greater than any sin, no one can put a limit on the love of the all-forgiving God. Just by raising our eyes from our selves and our wounds, we leave an opening for the action of his grace. Jesus performs miracles with our sins.
– Pope…


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Forgiveness Healing Mercy Sin

A shattered heart is the most pleasing gift to God

By on January 14, 2021

“The Church Fathers teach us that a shattered heart is the most pleasing gift to God. It is the sign that we are conscious of our sins, of the evil we have done, of our wretchedness, and of our need for forgiveness and mercy.”
― Pope Francis, The Name…


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Humility Scandal Sin

A scandalous Christian leads a double life

By on January 12, 2021

“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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Mercy Sin

Being loved forever despite our sinfulness

By on January 11, 2021

Mercy:  the bridge that connects God and man, opening our heats to the hope of being loved forever despite our sinfulness.

~ Pope Francis


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Forgiveness Mercy Sin

The way in which God forgives

By on January 10, 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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Change Forgiveness Healing Sin

The tragedy of our age

By on January 10, 2021

“Pius XII, more than half a century ago, 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…


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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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Faith Sin

God cannot deny himself

By on January 9, 2021

You can deny God, you can deny sin against him, but God cannot deny himself. He remains faithful.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy

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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