holy year

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holy year:

see jubileejubilee
, in the Bible, a year when alienated property and land were restored, slaves were manumitted, debts were forgiven, and a general sabbatical year was observed in agriculture.
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This will be only the 29th Holy Year in the Church since the tradition started more than 700 years ago.
According to the Vatican website, a Holy Year should be a time of reconciliation with adversaries and an occasion to promote solidarity, hope and justice in the world.
Francis opens his letter to Archbishop Rino Fisichella by saying that he wants the holy year to be "for all believers a true moment of encounter with the mercy of God.
These include silver and bronze Jubilee 2000 medals; bronze wax castings of the Holy Door; two- or three-dimensional images of the Holy Year Popes; and many other items.