Thought for the Day – 25 July – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971)
“We should also value Indulgences as a means of spiritual purification.
They ought not to be treated lightly.
Jesus gave His Church, the power of loosing and binding every bond of sin.
As long as we have the necessary dispositions, therefore, it can draw on the merits of Christ and of the Saints, to release us from the temporal punishment due to the sins which have already been forgiven us.
It achieves this by the concession of Indulgences.
These require, on our part, the fulfilment of certain conditions, a sincere sorrow for sin and, a strong resolution never to offend God again.”
Antonio Cardinal Bacci
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as so many sermons.
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Charles Cardinal Journet (1891-1975)
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