Tuesday, November 22, 2016
“Her Very Existence”
Pope Francis closed the Year of Mercy on Sunday. Living mercy is Christians’ daily goal. Mercy is the “very existence” of the church and its members. Media reports have shone a brighter light on one aspect of extending mercy—to people who have procured abortions. The pope’s Apostolic Letter considered more than that. The AP correspondent, Frances D’Emilio, reported on more than that one news-making topic. Yet few articles link to the source, Francis’ Apostolic Letter.