Tag - year of mercy

A New Mercy: Mercy As “Way of Life”…

What Religion Is This? by Christopher A. Ferrara November 8, 2016   "The mystery of mercy is not to be celebrated in words alone, but above all by deeds, by a truly merciful way of life marked by disinterested love, fraternal service and sincere sharing." In a brief address to an "inter-religious audience" at the Vatican on November...

No Mercy For Critics of Pope Francis

I can tolerate heretics, adulterers, you name it, but I will not tolerate these intolerant traditionalists! Archbishop Fisichella, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting the New Evangelization, has stirred controversy by suggesting that some criticisms of Pope Francis might result in automatic excommunication. Archbishop Fisichella made his remarks while explaining how Pope Francis’s new “Missionaries of Mercy” will operate....