Pope Francis’ three actions to practice during Lent: Pause, See and ReturnROME REPORTS in English
Published on Feb 14, 2018SUBSCRIBE 70K Subscribe!: http://smarturl.it/RomeReports Visit our website to learn more: http://www.romereports.com/en Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RomeReportsENG/ Pope Francis celebrated Ash Wednesday Mass and asked to “to unmask temptations, to allow our hearts to beat once in tune with Jesus’ heart.”
‘Pause, See & Return:’ Pope’s Homily at Ash Wednesday Mass at Basilica of St. Sabina All’Aventino
‘Return without fear, to experience the healing and reconciling tenderness of God’
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This afternoon –Ash Wednesday, day of the beginning of Lent – an assembly of prayer took place in the form of the Roman “Stations,” presided over by Pope Francis.
At 4:30 pm, in the church of Saint Anselm all”Aventino, a moment of prayer was held followed by a penitential procession to the Basilica of Saint Sabina. Taking part in the procession were Cardinals, Archbishops, Bishops, Benedictine monks of Saint Anselm, Dominican Fathers of Saint Sabina and some faithful. At the end of the procession, Pope Francis presided over the celebration of the Eucharist in the Basilica of Saint Sabina, with the rite of the blessing and imposition of ashes.