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Holy Door in St. Peter's Basilica uncovered as Jubilee nears

Nov 19, 2015 - 06:04 am .- Hidden since the Jubilee of 2000, the Holy Door in St. Peter’s Basilica was revealed Tuesday as the brick wall covering it was removed in anticipation of the Holy Year of Mercy launching next month.

All priests will be able to forgive sin of abortion during Jubilee for Mercy

Sep 1, 2015 - 06:33 am .- In a new set of pastoral guidelines for the upcoming Holy Year of Mercy, Pope Francis has made some significant moves, allowing all priests to forgive the sin of abortion and granting SSPX priests the faculty to forgive sins.

Pope Francis declares Holy Year for Mercy

Mar 13, 2015 - 10:05 am .- During his homily for a Lenten penitential service, Pope Francis announced an extraordinary Jubilee to start at the end of the year, and which will be dedicated to a theme close to the pontiff’s heart: mercy.

Bono thanks Vatican for helping with debt forgiveness

Nov 16, 2012 - 06:10 pm .- The famous U2 vocalist Bono traveled to the Vatican Nov. 16 to thank the Church for its work to free the world's least developed countries from their foreign debt, enabling them to invest in education.

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