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The church of mercy : a vision for the church

Author: Francis, Pope
Publisher: Chicago : Loyola Press, a Jesuit ministry, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pope Francis has captured the world's attention with his seemingly counterintuitive approach to leadership. In "The Church of Mercy," readers get a first-hand look at Pope Francis's vision of the good news of Christian hope and mercy. Designed for a broad readership, this is a compilation of essays, speeches, and homilies by Pope Francis since his election on being a church that exists among and for the people,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sermons
Named Person: Francis, Pope; Francis, Pope
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francis, Pope
ISBN: 9780829441680 0829441689 9780829441703 0829441700
OCLC Number: 878544599
Notes: "First published in English in 2014 by Darton, Longman and Todd Ltd ... London; Published in Italian in 2014 by Edzione San Paolo ..."--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 150 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The good news of Christ. The embrace of God's mercy ; The light of faith ; The Christian message ; The revolution of freedom ; Being with Christ --
A poor church for the poor. Listen to the cry of the poor ; A house of communion ; A house that welcomes all ; A house of harmony ; Sent to bring the Gospel to all the world --
Listening to the Spirit. Be guided by the Holy Spirit ; Good news, harmony, mission --
Proclamation and testimony. Do not be afraid ; Bringing the Word of God ; Called to proclaim the Gospel ; Conveying hope and joy ; Giving all --
Full-time Christians. Coming out of ourselves ; Walking ; Taking the Cross ; Evangelizing --
Shepherds with the "odor of the sheep." To be a pastor ; Priests who come to serve ; The anointing of the people --
The choice of the last. To the outskirts of existence ; Hospitality and service ; Refugees and those uprooted from life ; A culture of solidarity --
Demolishing the idols. The logic of power and violence ; The cult of the god of money ; The leprosy of careerism ; Undressing the spirit of the world --
The culture of good. Free to choose good ; The hunger for dignity ; The commitment to peace ; For a new solidarity --
Mary, mother of evangelization. Her example ; Her faith ; Her intercession --
Essential chronology of Pope Francis's life.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: by Pope Francis.
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Pope Francis has captured the world's attention with his seemingly counterintuitive approach to leadership. In "The Church of Mercy," readers get a first-hand look at Pope Francis's vision of the good news of Christian hope and mercy. Designed for a broad readership, this is a compilation of essays, speeches, and homilies by Pope Francis since his election on being a church that exists among and for the people, solidarity with the poor, and the need to demolish the idols of power and money.

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