More details are starting to emerge about the Jubilee of Mercy that Pope Francis recently announced.
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Christ is Risen!
The Triduum is in full swing and Pope Francis’ schedule is as hectic as ever.
“The Lord washes us and cleanses us of all the dirt our feet have accumulated in following him.”
The pope said the great mystery of Easter is that “the stone of pain is rolled back, leaving room for hope.”
Pope Francis’ call to follow Christ’s life of humility extends to us all.
There has been little talk in Catholic news about Pope Francis’ recent announcement of a jubilee year of mercy. Perhaps it’s because no one knows what to expect, except the unexpected!
In the latest issue of Music and Liturgy, Andrew Cameron-Mowat, SJ reflects on the topic of liturgy in the era of a Jesuit pope. Cameron-Mowat is a member of the British province of Jesuits and has extensive experience teaching and researching in the fields of sacramental theology and liturgy.
Speaking to the parish council of a church on the eastern outskirts of Rome Sunday evening, Francis emphasized the difficult situations many people are living when offering advice to the council about how to go about their work.