• Pope focuses on reconciliation in Mass dedicated to mercy

    Pope focuses on reconciliation in Mass dedicated to mercy

    • Apr 8, 2018

    The pontiff urged the faithful to continue to seek reconciliation, or confession, because “every time we are forgiven, we are reassured and encouraged.”

  • On Divine Mercy Sunday, Christ teaches the purpose of suffering

    On Divine Mercy Sunday, Christ teaches the purpose of suffering

    • Apr 8, 2018

    The path of righteousness highlighted by the Lord Jesus on this Divine Mercy Sunday is offered to all people willing to give it, ask for it, and seek a renewed culture that embraces and generously shares it.

  • Church on wheels brings Gospel to streets of Scotland

    Church on wheels brings Gospel to streets of Scotland

    • Aug 9, 2017

    The Mercy Bus visited the town squares and shopping centers of Scotland, offering people a chance to go to confession, or just chat to a priest. The initiative was in answer to Pope Francis’s call for the clergy to to go out to the people and take the Church to them.

  • What the world needs is more prayer

    • May 2, 2017

    In an interview with Kathryn Jean Lopez, Anthony L. Lilles – author of “Fire from Above,” and academic dean of St. John’s Seminary in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles – talks about the deeper life of prayer. Among other things, she says that when God comes to us in prayer and reveals the immensity of His love, it’s the finest moment in our lives, and one minute in this kind of prayer does more good in the world than anything else we can do.