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 Divine Mercy Sunday

My daughter, tell the whole world about my inconceivable mercy. I desire that the Feast of Mercy be a refuge and shelter for all souls. ... Mankind will not have peace until it turns to the fount of my mercy."

    Facts about  Divine Mercy Sunday

  • Jesus told St. Faustina his desire that this feast be celebrated the Sunday after Easter.
  • Jesus promised an abundance of grace and mercy for souls on this day.
  • In 2000, Pope John Paul II made the surprise announcement that the Sunday after Easter would from then on be "Divine Mercy Sunday."