domenica 20 novembre 2016

Measuring the jubilee not with numbers, but the quality of mercy
(John L. Allen Jr.) Given the aspirations Pope Francis had for the year, the usual measures of success or failure arguably miss the mark. Unlike other jubilees, this one had the specific theme of mercy. The real test, therefore, probably should be whether the Church and the world are more merciful, or at least more prone to consider the case for mercy, than before. (...)