Pope Francis encouraged the faithful to recognise their sins and to encounter Christ so that they may be transformed by his love.
The Pope said: "The privileged place for an encounter with Christ are our sins. If a Christian is incapable of seeing his sins and his salvation in the blood of Christ, he has only gone half-way. He is a tepid Christian."
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