The Father’s mercy has a human face
A voice that pardons and a hand that serves
A body to be laid down in sacrifice
And so, Merry Christmas!
In Jesus’ followers
His mission of mercy continues
In the ministries of the Church
In works of mercy by each of us
As a consequence, Happy New Year!
This story is provided courtesy of The Witness, the official publication of the Archdiocese of Dubuque.