Biography of the Prelate
Bishop Javier Echevarría

Letter from the Prelate (July 2016)

"The identity card of the Christian is joy," the Prelate tells us, echoing Pope Francis. And he urges us to put into practice the spiritual work of mercy of "comforting the sorrowful."

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My dear children: may Jesus watch over my daughters and sons for me!

Throughout these months, we are striving to put special emphasis on the practice of the works of mercy. Let us consider today one that Jesus makes explicit reference to when setting forth the program of Christian life in the beatitudes. Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.[1]

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