Pope’s quotes: Ministers of mercy

A quote from Pope Francis:

“We are ministers of mercy thanks to God’s mercy, and we must never lose this view to the supernatural that makes us truly humble, welcoming and merciful towards every brother and sister who wishes to confess. … Every faithful penitent who approaches the confessional is ‘sacred ground’ to be cultivated with dedication, care and pastoral attention.”

— Audience with participants of Course on the Inner Forum, March 12, 2015

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