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Pope Francis closes Holy Door to end Year of Mercy

The Pope said the doors of reconciliation should stay open Pope Francis has pulled shut the Holy Door of St. Peter’s Basilica, formally ending the Jubilee Year of Mercy. In his homily during Sunday morning Mass in St. Peter’s Square, Francis said that while the year of special prayers and gatherings has ended, people should never close

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Catholic Bishop of East Anglia: Going through the Holy Door is such an important thing, it is the opening into the very heart of God’s mercy

Sunday 13 December, Archbishop Vincent Nicholas opened the Holy Door of Mercy at Westminster Cathedral with the celebration of Vespers to mark the beginning of the Jubilee Year of Mercy in the diocese. He was joined by the Cathedral Chapters and the Chaplains of the Cathedral, after which he invited the lay faithful to walk

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The Special Jingles of the Year of Mercy shines forth – Read

Archbishop Rino Fisichella, president of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelisation in his detailed announcement he unveiled the following: 1. 800 priests have put themselves forward as ‘Missionaries of Mercy’. 2. The Pope will perform a “symbolic gesture” of mercy once a month. On Friday December 18 he will open a

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Pope Francis urges Christians in Central Africa to drop their weapons and love more

Pope Francis yesterday marking his first visit in Central African Republic celebrated the 1st advent sunday mass in the Cathedral of Bangui where he opened the “Holy Door”. Celebrating with him in the Cathedral were priests, religious, catechists and youths, protestants and their leaders, and some non-christians. Pope Francis in the mass called on all Christians

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