A quote from Pope Francis:
"Wherever there are people, the Church is called to reach out to them and to bring the joy of the Gospel, and the mercy and forgiveness of God."
— Homily at opening of the Holy Door, beginning the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, Dec. 8, 2015
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