Sacrament of Confession

POPE FRANCIS: PLACE THE SACRAMENT OF CONFESSION AT THE CENTER OF LENT.


POPE FRANCIS: PLACE THE SACRAMENT OF CONFESSION AT THE CENTER OF LENT Dear brethren in Christ, in his Bull of Indiction for the Extrajubilar Year of Mercy, “Misericordiae vultus (Face of Mercy),” Pope Francis said that: The season of Lent during this Jubilee Year should also be lived more intensely as a privileged moment to celebrate and experience God’s mercy. PLACE THE SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION AT THE CENTRE ONCE MORE IN SUCH A WAY THAT IT WILL ENABLE PEOPLE TO TOUCH THE []

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 GRATUITOUS LOVE OF GOD, WITH THE ATTITUDE OF ACCEPTANCE AND MERCY TO EVERYONE, BECAUSE EVERYONE CAN MEET THE TENDERNESS OF GOD AND HAVE FULLNESS OF LIFE.” Today’s []