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The Doors of Mercy

Sri Lankan Catholic devotees attend the annual pilgrimage at Saint Anthonys Church on Katchchativu Island near Jaffna, Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan Catholic devotees attend the annual pilgrimage at St Anthonys Church on Katchchativu Island near Jaffna, Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan Catholics change lives during Year of Mercy

07/07/2016 17:29

With several fresh initiatives, the bishops, priests, religious and laity of the Sri Lankan Church have taken the Year of Mercy to heart and pledged to help the marginalized in society

 

The Bishop of Plymouth, Mark O'Toole

The Bishop of Plymouth, Mark O'Toole

The Year of Mercy and the local Church: Plymouth diocese

24/12/2015 11:08

While many dioceses have decided to have a number of Holy Doors for the Year of Mercy, the diocese of Plymouth in the UK has opened just one at the main cathedral, so that it can be the main focal point for the for people.

Indian Card. Oswald Gracias (c), Archbishop of Bombay opening the Holy Door of Mercy of Mount Mary Basilica Bandra,  Mumbai, Dec. 20, 2015.

Indian Card. Oswald Gracias (c), Archbishop of Bombay opening the Holy Door of Mercy of Mount Mary Basilica Bandra, Mumbai, Dec. 20, 2015.

Mumbai's second Door of Mercy at Mount Mary Bandra

21/12/2015 12:19

Cardinal Oswald Gracias of Bombay on Dec. 20 opened the Door of Mercy of the popular Basilica of  Mount Mary in Bandra, in Mumbai city. 

 

The Bishop of Porto-Santa Rufina, Gino Reali, prepares to open the Holy Door at the Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Palidoro.

The Bishop of Porto-Santa Rufina, Gino Reali, prepares to open the Holy Door at the Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Palidoro.

Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Palidoro opens Holy Door

18/12/2015 11:20

The official ceremony opening the Holy Door at the chapel of the Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Palidoro was celebrated on Thursday by the Bishop of Porto-Santa Rufina, Gino Reali.

 

Cardinal John Tong Hon, Bishop of Hong Kong

Cardinal John Tong Hon, Bishop of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Diocese opens Door of Mercy

14/12/2015 16:33

Cardinal John Tong Hon of Hong Kong Diocese opened the Holy Door of Mercy of his cathedral on Dec. 12.