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Pope’s Morning Homily: ‘Convert Every Day’

Pope’s Morning Homily: ‘Convert Every Day’


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Pope’s Morning Homily: God’s Forgiveness is Given to Those with A Cleansed Heart

Rome, March 03, 2015

In his homily at Casa Santa Marta this morning, Pope Francis called on the faithful to follow Christ’s invitation to conversion.

The Holy Father began by reflecting on the first reading from the prophet Isaiah in which he calls “the princes of Sodom” and the “people of Gomorrah” to turn from their evil ways.

“Wash yourselves clean! Put away your misdeeds from before my eyes; cease doing evil; learn to do good. Make justice your aim: redress the wronged, hear the orphan’s plea, defend the widow,” the reading states. …

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