POPE FRANCIS Fear not! God’s mercy is greater than our sins!


POPE FRANCIS Fear not! God’s mercy is greater than your sins! Dear brethren in Christ, below is a ZENIT translation of Pope Francis’ Angelus address today, Feb. 7, 2016 at noon to the faithful in St. Peter’s Square. During his speech, Pope Francis underlined the fact that the “ESSENCE OF CHRISTIANITY” is “TO SPREAD THE REGENERATING AND…

POPE FRANCIS ON CONFESSION AND CONFESSORS


POPE FRANCIS ON CONFESSION AND CONFESSORS Dear friends,  below you have a beautiful article regarding some ideas contained in Pope Francis’ new book, “The Name of God is Mercy” in which he gives important pointers for confessors and at the same time, wonderful ideas on the Sacrament of Mercy, the Sacrament of Confession. Regarding the…

ON CHRISTMAS DAY: CONTEMPLATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST.


ON CHRISTMAS DAY: CONTEMPLATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST “This day shall light shine upon us; for the Lord is born to us.” “This is the great announcement that moves Christians today. Through them it is addressed to all mankind. God is here. This truth should fill our lives, and every Christmas should…

POPE FRANCIS: “WHY A JUBILEE OF MERCY?”


POPE FRANCIS: “WHY A JUBILEE OF MERCY?” Dear friends, in yesterday’s General Audience, Pope Francis beautifully explained the reasons why we are celebrating this year a Jubilee of Mercy. He underlined the following ideas which are worthwhile to reflect upon in our personal prayer. “The Church is called to offer her particular contribution, rendering visible the…