Pope ordains 16 priests, tells them always ‘be merciful’

Religion News Service | 4/22/2018 | The Associated Press
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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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He told them to work only in service to God for the good of the faithful.

Encouragement toward mercy and selfless service is...
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