The pope’s homily for the Year of Mercy

Pope_Francis_Opens_Holy_Doors_of_Bangui_Cathedral_Nov_29_Credit_Martha_Calderon_CNA_CNA“Dear Brothers and Sisters, In a few moments I will have the joy of opening the Holy Door of Mercy. We carry out this act, so simple yet so highly symbolic, in the light of the word of God which we have just heard. That word highlights the primacy of grace. . . .”