8 questions about the Jubilee of Mercy you might be asking [English-language video]

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(RomeReports) A Holy Year is one of the most important times in the Catholic Church. But since they typically happen just once every quarter century, they’re often misunderstood. Given that this year’s Jubilee of Mercy is an extraordinary one, it’s even more confusing. Here are answers to some of the most common questions about the Jubilee of Mercy. [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SxLUVwuqZk[/embedyt] … Read More

Pope Francis suggests Divine Comedy as vital reading for Year of Mercy

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(Catholic Herald) Dante’s Divine Comedy is more than a literary masterpiece, it is an invitation “to rediscover the lost or obscured meaning of our human path and to hope to see again the glowing horizon on which the dignity of the human person shines in its fullness,” Pope Francis has said. As the Italian government formally celebrated the 750th anniversary … Read More