The Theme: Mercy and Compassion

About the Theme of the Apostolic Visit: ‘Mercy and Compassion’ The Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis to the Philippines from January 15 – 19, 2015 will have for its theme “Mercy and Compassion”. Pope Francis will visit the Philippines primarily to comfort Filipinos devastated by the typhoon and the earthquake that hit the Visayas. This visit calls to mind what Jesus did as recounted in the […]