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POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR LENT. “’I desire mercy, and not sacrifice’: The works of mercy on the Jubilee path.”


POPE FRANCIS’ MESSAGE FOR LENT (Feb. 10-Mar.20, 2016) “’I desire mercy, and not sacrifice’: The works of mercy on the Jubilee path.”    Dear friends, here we have Pope Francis’ Message for Lent 2016, entitled, “’I desire mercy, and not sacrifice’: The works of mercy on the Jubilee path”. The message is divided into 3 sections: (1) “Mary, the image of a Church which evangelises because she is evangelised”; (2) “God’s covenant with humanity: a history of mercy”; and, (3)“The works of []

WANT TO KNOW AND FALL IN LOVE WITH JESUS CHRIST? READ THE GOSPEL DAILY.


WANT TO KNOW AND FALL IN LOVE WITH JESUS CHRIST? READ THE GOSPEL DAILY. Dear friends, AS CHRISTIANS, FOLLOWERS OF CHRIST, OUR LORD EXPECTS FROM EACH ONE OF US AN INTIMATE LOVING RELATIONSHIP, FOR THIS IS WHAT MATTERS IN THE END, FOR HE IS “THE WAY, THE TRUTH AND THE LIFE (Jn 14:6)” WHICH LEADS TO ETERNAL HAPPINESS. St. Josemaria, in “Friends of God,” n. 12  said: “..you might achieve spectacular success in society, in public affairs, in your own careers, if []

‪POPE FRANCIS‬ ON ‪RECONCILIATION‬ AND THE NEED TO RESTORE ‪‎COMMUNICATION‬ BY OVERCOMING OUR ‪‎EGOTISM‬.


POPE FRANCIS God opens Himself and seeks to communicate and reconcile with mankind. We too should do the same. Dear friends, in yesterday’s Angelus, Pope Francis, commenting on the miracle brought about by Our Lord Jesus Christ who healed the deaf mute from Decapolis which symbolizes the unbeliever, incapable of listening to God’s Word, reminded us of the following points: “God is not closed in on himself, but instead he opens himself and places himself in communication with humanity. In his immense []