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Pope Francis: The Eucharist can fill ‘the wounds and voids produced by sin’

Posted on AllSides August 25th, 2023
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Religion and Faith, Christian, Catholic, Eucharist, Pope Francis
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Jesus’ healing presence in the Eucharist can “fill with tenderness” the voids and wounds produced by sin in individual lives and in society, Pope Francis said on Friday.

In a meeting at the Vatican with a pilgrimage group led by the Sister Disciples of Jesus in the Eucharist on Aug. 25, the pope noted that in the eyes of the world, it might appear “absurd” to begin confronting societal problems by prayers on one’s knees of “adoration and reparation,” but that it is always effective.

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