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Theme of papal preacher’s 1st Lenten sermon: ‘Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God’

March 18, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Capuchin Franciscan Father Raniero Cantalamessa, the preacher of the papal household since 1980, began a series of five Friday Lenten sermons in the Redemptoris Mater Chapel in the Apostolic Palace. The theme of the series is a phrase of St. Augustine: “In te ipsum redi” (return into yourself).

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