For us, accepting God’s mercy is the most perfect form of sacrifice. It is a sacrifice of our illusory independence and strength, it is a sacrifice of our pride, and this is precisely how God begins to work in us.—Magnificat
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What is Mercy?
Mercy is “having a pain in your heart for the pains of others, and taking pains to do something about their pain.” (Fr. George Kosicki, CSB [Congregation of St. Basil]).
In this video, Fr. Chris Alar provides an introduction to Divine Mercy: