What’s an indulgence?

By Msgr. Timothy Elmer The Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy declared by Pope Francis has created renewed interest in the topic of indulgences, defined in the Catechism of the Catholic Church (1994) as “a remission before God of the temporal punishment due to sins...

Mercy Encountered: The Scriptures

By Father Christopher R. Seibt | Contributing writer Editor’s note: During the Holy Year of Mercy, Father Christopher R. Seibt will explore various aspects of the jubilee in a series of Sun columns. This is the second column in the series. “How do we know...

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