Rome diocese readies Jubilee guide

Guide lists main events and initiatives during pope’s holy

(ANSA) - Rome, October 15 - The Rome diocese has prepared a guide to the main events and initiatives in the city for the Special Jubilee of Mercy starting December 8, it emerged Thursday.
    'Merciful like the Father. The Jubilee of Mercy in the Church of Rome' will be presented officially on October 19.
    The guide lists, among other things, the opening of the holy door of charity at the Caritas-run hostel and canteen in Via Marsala near Termini station on December 18; and of the holy door at the Shrine of Our Lady of Divine Love on January 6.
    These special openings are in addition to the usual ones at Rome's four papal basilicas: St Peter's, St John Lateran, Saint Mary Major and St Paul outside the walls. The guide also lists a special diocesan jubilee celebration for local politicians and administrators on June 22.