AMORIS LAETITIA: AN INVITATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT.


AMORIS LAETITIA: AN INVITATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT “This Exhortation is especially timely in this Jubilee Year of Mercy. First, because it represents an invitation to Christian families to value the gifts of marriage and the family, and to persevere in a love strengthened by the virtues of generosity, commitment, fidelity and patience. Second, because it seeks…

THE 7 SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY.


THE 7 SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY. Dear friends, as we are in the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of mercy, it is worthwhile to review the 7 SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY and examine ourselves if we strive to live them in our daily life: The spiritual works of mercy are: 1. To instruct the ignorant; 2. To…

INVOKE, ACCEPT AND CELEBRATE GOD’S MERCY.


INVOKE, ACCEPT AND CELEBRATE GOD’S MERCY. “My misery and God’s mercy. That I may at least honor You,God of Infinite Goodness, invoking, accepting and celebrating your sweetest mercy!” Blessed Pope Paul VI More info on GOD’S MERCY in: DON’T PANIC, GOD IS GREATER THAT OUR SINS : https://catholicsstrivingforholiness.com/2015/12/15/pope-francis-on-hope-gods-mercy-dont-panic-god-is-greater-than-our-sins/ WHY A JUBILEE OF MERCY? https://catholicsstrivingforholiness.com/2015/12/10/pope-francis-why-a-jubilee-of-mercy/ TOP…

POPE FRANCIS ON GOD’S LOVE, MERCY& EMBRACE


POPE FRANCIS ON GOD’S LOVE, MERCY AND EMBRACE   (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis said on Friday that the embrace of God’s love has the power to silence all our sins, no matter how many. He stressed that not all love comes from God but He is the true love. The Pope’s words came during his…

INDULGENCES FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY JUBILEE YEAR OF MERCY


INDULGENCES FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY JUBILEE YEAR OF MERCY   Dear friends, as Pope Francis underlines in his Bull, Misercordiae vultus,n. 22: “to live the indulgence of the Holy Year means to approach the Father’s mercy with the certainty that his forgiveness extends to the entire life of the believer. To gain an indulgence is to…

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…