Category Archives: Year of Mercy

Reflecting on the Parables of Mercy

Building on the Spirituality document Do You Love Me? the Bishops’ Conference Spirituality Committee is producing a series of resources to assist parishes explore the document. These include a number of follow-up materials which are intended for use in the Year … Continue reading

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Year of Mercy: 24 Hours for the Lord

This weekend sees a worldwide celebration which is an integral part of Pope Francis’ Jubilee Year of Mercy. 24 Hours for the Lord will run from Friday 4th to Saturday 5th March. Read more about it here. In his Message … Continue reading

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Year of Mercy reflection days (Society of St Gregory)

In the Jubilee Year of Mercy, the Society of Saint Gregory is holding three days of talks, reflections and workshops, focusing on the message of Pope Francis, who tells us that “in Him there is mercy and not condemnation.” All … Continue reading

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Inauguration of the Holy Year of Mercy – 8th December

Pope Francis presides at Mass on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception (Tuesday 8th December) with the Opening of the Holy Door in St Peter’s Basilica for the inauguration of the Holy Year of Mercy. For live coverage (from 8.00 … Continue reading

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Music for the Year of Mercy – free downloads!

A gift from Liturgical Press in honour of the Holy Year of Mercy:  music accompaniments and assembly graphics for three Psallite titles: God’s Tender Mercy; Lord, Cleanse My Heart and Merciful and Tender (both the English and Spanish versions) along … Continue reading

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Vatican announces Hymn for the Year of Mercy

The Pontifical Council for the New Evangelisation has published the hymn for the Year of Mercy. With a text by Fr Eugenio Costa SJ and music composed by Paul Inwood, the score (in Latin, Italian, English and French, with guitar … Continue reading

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