On May 5, 2000, five days after the canonization of St. Faustina, the Vatican decreed that the Second Sunday of Easter would henceforth be known as Divine Mercy Sunday. 34 more words
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Religious principles or Caesar’s money?
The major US refugee resettlement contractor (in terms of the number of refugees ‘served’), the US Conference of Catholic Bishops… 831 more words
FRANCIS ADDRESSES SYNOD OF ARMENIAN CATHOLIC CHURCH - USCCB REPORTS INCREASE IN PRIESTLY ORDINATIONS
Pope Francis’ 18 million followers in 9 languages on Twitter saw this tweet today: Lord, give us the gift of tears, the ability to cry for our sins and so receive your forgiveness. 1,466 more words
Yesterday, I was excited and encouraged to hear that Pope Francis has declared a Year of Jubilee to reflect upon and celebrate mercy. This type of annual designation, which typically happens only every 25 to 50 years, will begin on the… 242 more words