First meditation of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy Spiritual Retreat led by Pope Francis on the occasion of the Jubilee for Priests

Posted June 2, 2016 8:48 pm by Salt and Light Media

First meditation of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy Spiritual Retreat  led by Pope Francis on the occasion of the Jubilee for Priests

On the occasion of the Jubilee of priests and seminarians (June 1-3, 2016), Pope Francis will preach today three reflections during the retreat for priests and seminarians gathered in the Papal Basilicas in Rome. The theme of the retreat is “the Good Shepherd: the priest as a minister of mercy and compassion, close to his people and servant of all.”
The Pope delivers the three meditations, one after another, in the Basilicas of St. John Lateran at 10:00 a.m., in the Basilica of St. Mary Major at noon, and in the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls at 4:00 p.m.

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