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The Greatness And Mercy Of Our God

The Might And Mercy Of God

The first reading of the 31st Sunday in ordinary time was taken from the book of Wisdom.  The first couple verses should have taken your breath away.  It certainly took mine.  It said, “To you Lord, the entire universe is ...

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God’s Mercy Working Through The Homeless

Mercy In The Homeless

Mercy gives us the chance to get it right. Uncle Vic A few weeks ago, my wife and I were going to one of her favorite eating places on Ariapita Avenue here in Trinidad, when I noticed there was an ...

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Mercy And Compassion – One In The Same

Mercy and Compassion

Mercy And Compassion And Jesus said, “Of course I want to, and he touched him and said be cured.” One of the main characteristics of mercy is that of compassion. All through the gospel we see that Jesus is always ...

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Mercy, Respect  And The Power Of Right Choice.

Mercy, Respect And Right Choice As we continue along the theme of mercy in this year of mercy, we will continue looking at the Gospel from Saint Luke 5: 12:16, where a leper encounters Jesus, the face of God’s mercy. ...

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A Person Of Mercy Is Approachable And Welcoming

Mercy Is Approcahable The Gospel reading for today January 8th, 2016, is taken from Luke 5: 12 – 16. It is one of those stories that you would have heard quite a number of times but almost every time it ...

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His Mercy Endures Forever

Give thanks to the Lord for He is good for his mercy endures forever. This is one of my favorite statements in the Bible and many psalms begin with this line, give thanks to the Lord for He is good ...

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Mercy From The Heart Of God

It gave me a great joy when I learned the Holy Father Pope Francis declared a year of mercy for the universal Church. Mercy comes from the heart of God. But what exactly is mercy? I sometimes think of mercy ...

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The Mercy Of God Dwells In Us All

We were created to be the presence of God’s mercy to each other. In announcing the extraordinary year of mercy Pope Francis shared his vision of Mercy. He said we need to constantly contemplate the mystery of mercy. It is ...

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Year Of Mercy And The Immaculate Conception

Immaculate Conception / Year of Mercy

Today, the Holy Roman Catholic Church celebrates the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, through whom was born the Savior of the world. It is no accident that these two major events co-inside.  After all, Mary ...

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The Year of Mercy: What’s it all about?

Vatican City, Dec 7, 2015 / 05:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- One of the central aims of the Jubilee of Mercy will be to reorient the Sacrament of Confession back to the center of the Church’s pastoral life, explained one official ...

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