Introduction

Forgiveness - God's Mercy

God's mercy is a key part of Confession. In this section we highlight three of Jesus's parables, provide inspiring passages from the Bible and delve into Pope Francis's homilies and addresses where God's mercy comes to the fore. 

Parables

Jesus' Parables

Jesus taught three parables to explain his friendship with tax collectors and sinners. They speak powerfully of God's mercy to sinners. Before you read each...Read more

Scripture

Bible Passages

There are many passages in the Bible that give us inspiring examples of God's mercy and forgiveness. We have collection some extracts together on this page. Read more

pope's quotes

Pope Francis

A recurrent theme in Pope Francis’ homilies and addresses is God’s mercy. Here you'll find a series of short quotes from the Holy Father with a focus on merc...Read more