Catholic Prayers for the New Evangelization
"Catholic Prayers for the New Evangelization"
Check out the revised edition of this exciting and unique prayer book, filled with prayers that are sure to nourish the soul as we undertake the New Evangelization.
Sunday, March 13, 2016
Fifth Sunday of Lent: The Harmony of Justice and Mercy
In today's well-known Gospel story (Year C), Jesus shows us by His example the beautiful results of a proper harmony between justice and mercy. Justice means giving each person what is due to them - reward to the innocent and those who grow in virtue, punishment to the guilty and to every person all that is necessary for human flourishing. Mercy means generous compassion, which, when appropriate, tempers the strict requirements of justice.