Pope ordains 16 priests, tells them always ‘be merciful’
Religion News Service
| The Associated Press
4/22/2018 1:30 PM EST
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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is reminding priests to always be merciful, as he ordained 16 men in a ceremony in St. Peter’s Basilica.
In remarks Sunday to the new priests from several nations, Francis said: “Please, don’t tire of being merciful” since they themselves sin.
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