God Jesus Christ encourages Quotes Big God Trust God Love God Godly Quotes Encourage Inspiration Blessings Motivation Jesus Christ Bible My grandmother used to say something similar; if there were no sinners, Jesus wouldn't have had to die for them.
St. Gertrude.The following prayer will release 1000 souls from purgatory: "Eternal Father, I offer Thee the Most Precious Blood of Thy Divine Son, Jesus, in union with the masses said throughout the world today, for all the holy souls in purgatory, for sinners everywhere, for sinners in the universal church, those in my own home and within my family. Amen."
It is Christ himself who is present to his Church as Head of his Body, Shepherd of his flock, high priest of the redemptive sacrifice, Teacher of Truth. This is what the Church means by saying that the priest, by virtue of the sacrament of Holy Orders, acts in persona Christi. It is the same priest, Christ Jesus, whose sacred person his minister truly represents . . . the priest possesses the authority to act in the power and place of the person of Christ himself. (CCC 1548)