PARAMUS, N.J. -- The faculty and staff of Visitation Academy in Paramus participated in a Year of Mercy retreat Wednesday.
The guest speaker was Father Phil Latronico, a priest of the Archdiocese of Newark, serving at St. John the Apostle Parish in Linden.
He shared the importance of living the Year of Mercy through acting upon the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy.
Students also are being taught this lesson and are encouraged to fill Mercy Cross with hearts and hands full of Works of Mercy.
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