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On the Dangers of ‘Parish’ Sins

Vatican City, August 27, 2014 ( | 376 hits

Below is a translation of the Pope’s address during today’s General Audience in St. Peter’s Square.

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Good morning!

Every time we renew our profession of faith reciting the “Creed,” we affirm that the Church is “one” and “holy.” She is one because she has her origin in God Trinity, mystery of unity and full communion. The Church is holy in as much as she is founded on Jesus Christ, animated by His Holy Spirit filled with His love and His salvation. At the same time, however, she is holy and is made up of sinners, …