Monthly Mercy Actions: Schedule
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Monthly Mercy Actions: Schedule

Actions of mercy for each month during the Jubilee Year of Mercy.

Jubilee Year of Mercy
December 8, 2015 - November 20, 2016

To view Archbishop Listecki's Mercy Pilgrimage Schedule, please click here.


Work of Mercy

Mercy Actions

December 2015   Instruct the Ignorant and Admonish Sinners
Opening of the Year of Mercy 
Immaculate Conception of Mary
December 8, 2015

Reflect on who around you is misinformed or confused about the faith and lovingly share with them your zeal for Jesus and his Church.

Pray outside an Abortion Clinic

January 2016
Shelter the Homeless Donate to an agency serving the homeless, volunteer at a shelter, and practice generous hospitality by inviting guests to your home
February 2016 Feed the Hungry Donate non-perishable food, volunteer at a food pantry/meal program, donate to Catholic Relief Services for global hunger, and eat simply from local food sources
March 2016
Visit the Imprisoned
Donate to Dismas Ministry or Project Return and pray for prisoners and their families. Donate to Bienaventurados Ministry.
April 2016
Comfort the Afflicted
Reflect on who is suffering around you and take specific action to bring them comfort
May 2016
Bury the Dead
Donate to the Nazareth Project Bereavement Ministries and visit a grave to pray for a family member or friend
June 2016
Forgive Offenses Willingly and Bear Wrongs Patiently
Reflect on who has hurt you, ask God to bring you healing, and pray for the wellbeing of those who have harmed you
July 2016
Give Drink to the Thirsty
Donate to Global Partners/Running Waters and the Office for World Mission Water Project and practice water conservation
August 2016
Counsel the Doubtful    
Reflect on who around you is in doubt or despair and share your experience of God's presence and power in your life
September 2016
Clothe the Naked
Donate clothes to a shelter, donate supplies to Catholic Charities, and shop at St.Vincent de Paul Stores
October 2016
Visit the Sick
Volunteer at a hospital/care center and visit a sick/infirm relative or friend  
November 2016 Pray for the Living and the Dead
Closing of the Year of Mercy
Christ the King of the Universe
November 20, 2016

Attend All Saints and All Souls Day Masses and pray that Christ will be the Universal King in the hearts of all the living and the dead


For more information about the organizations listed above, please visit:

Catholic Relief Services

Dismas Ministry

Project Return

Global Partners/Running Waters

Office for World Mission Water Project

Catholic Charities

Society of St. Vincent de Paul

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