This Sunday, July 24, is celebrated World Day of Grandparents and Elders, established by Pope Francis, who also ordered that believers are likely to receive full indulgences this Sunday.
In short, it can be said that complete indulgence completely “washes” the soul of a person and “returns” him to the state he was in when he was baptized. If a person dies after receiving it, he goes straight to heaven,
In May of this year, the Vatican Apostolic Atonement reported that Pope Francis had “given this gift”. Grandparents, Elders and all the faithful That, inspired by the true spirit of penance and charity, on the occasion of the Second World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly on July 24, 2022, Holy Father Francis Pope will preside at the Vatican Basilica. , or in Various celebrations around the world,
At the time it was not yet known whether the Holy Father would travel to Canada, where he would remain until 30 July, so Mass at St Peter’s was celebrated this Sunday by his Vicar, Cardinal Angelo de Donatis.
The indulgence is still given today “to believers who dedicate enough time” Meet older brothers in need or in difficulty, in person or virtually, via the media (sick, abandoned or disabled)”.
“Sick elderly or all those who are unable to leave their home due to serious reasons can also get the bhog. Unite Spiritually for the Sacred Works of World DayOffering their prayers to the merciful God, the sufferings and sufferings of their own lives, especially the words of the Supreme Pontiff and various ceremonies are circulated through the media.
Conditions for getting full enjoyment
The Atonement encourages priests to be generous and available to accept believers, as the general conditions must be met in order to receive the indulgence: Holy Confession, Eucharistic Communion and Prayer for the Intentions of the Pope,
Pope Francis established a World Day for Grandparents and Elderly in 2021, to be observed on the Fourth Sunday of July, “closer to the commemoration of Saint Joachim and Saint Anne, the Grandparents of Jesus”, observed on 26 July goes. july.
The Holy Fathers then explained that the purpose of the day is to promote the meeting of grandchildren with grandparents, between generations, in order to “protect and carry forward the roots.”