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FORMS OF MERCY

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Forms of Mercy

The essence of the devotion to the Divine Mercy is the attitude of trust toward God (fulfilling his will) and practicing works of mercy toward our neighbours. This is also a condition for fulfillment of promises which the Lord Jesus associated with new forms of venerating the Divine Mercy.

The Image

On February 22, 1931, Jesus revealed himself to Sister Faustina in a cell in the convent in Plock (Poland) and ordered her to paint an image, showing her the pattern of the image in a vision ... more

The Feast of Mercy

"I desire that the Feast of Mercy be a refuge and shelter for all souls, and especially for poor sinners (...). I pour out a whole ocean of graces upon those souls who approach the fount of ... more

The Chaplet

The Lord Jesus dictated the Chaplet of Divine Mercy to Sister Faustina in Vilnius (Lithuania) on September 13-14, 1935 as a prayer to mollify God's anger and in atonement for our sins and those of the whole world ... more

The Hour of Mercy - 3 o'clock

In October 1937, in Krakow (Poland), the Lord Jesus instructed us to venerate the hour of His death and to connect with Him in prayer even for a little while, and through supplications refer to the value and merits of His Passion ... more

Works of Mercy

"...do whatever is within your power to spread devotion to My mercy. I will make up for what you lack. Tell aching mankind to embrace My merciful Heart, and I will fill it with peace (...) When a soul approaches Me with trust, I fill it with such ... more