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WATCH: Pope Francis on Confession as Pathway to Intimate Encounter With the Lord

Aleteia - published on 03/05/16

At penitential celebration, the Holy Father speaks of the importance of accompanying sinners

Pope Francis on Friday evening presided at a special penitential service in St. Peter’s Basilica, opening the “24 Hours for the Lord” initiative. To read his entire homily, click here.

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