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Anna Krohn discusses the missionary aspect of Mercy in the work of the new evangelisation. In this, Anna Krohn looks at recent papal writings on Mercy, explains misunderstandings of Mercy in our culture, and reflects on “parables” and “icons” of Mercy.
Owen Vyner explores how a “Sacramental Personalism” which focuses on the Person of Christ can help overcome contemporary difficulties with understanding the Sacraments. Owen Vyner also explains how this understanding reveals God’s Mercy in the Sacraments, especially the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation.
“The ordinary way that we can encounter Christ and that He acts in the world is through the Sacraments, the Sacraments that make the Church. Thus, the entry point of mercy in the world is the Sacraments and through them we can let the Person of Christ change us.”
There are many narratives in the media singing the praises of IVF as the answer for couples who have had difficulty conceiving – but is IVF all it’s cracked up to be? Can it be compatible with the Christian understanding of life, marriage and family? Is there another path that is being overlooked in efforts to advance the fertility industry?