Jubilee Year of Mercy begins on December 8

HONG KONG (SE): In preparation for the Jubilee Year of Divine Mercy, which will be launched in Hong Kong on December 8, the preparation committee gave a series of briefings between October 30 and November 1 on the objectives and the make up of the planned activities for the coming year.

The year was described as being a time to consciously make an extra effort to live out the meaning of mercy in action.

 It is also being billed as an opportunity to study the nature of the virtue of mercy and the positive effect that it has on the life of society.

The briefings were held at the Catholic Diocese Centre, the Immaculate Heart...