Monthly Archive: December 2015

HOMILY FOR OPENING OF THE DOOR OF MERCY

  BISHOP HUGH’S HOMILY FOR OPENING OF THE DOOR OF MERCY   Today, the Holy Door has been opened. The Year of Mercy has arrived. The prophet Balaam is called a “man with far-seeing eyes”. There is something of that to Pope Francis and this call for a Year of Mercy. He has seen a need, …

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Dec 13

Jubilee Year Indulgence

  Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Praised be Jesus Christ, our merciful Saviour, the face of the Father’s mercy! One of the features of a Jubilee Year is the possibility of gaining Indulgences. Through indulgences, God’s mercy which has already forgiven our post-baptismal sins in the Sacrament of Reconciliation extends even to their remaining …

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