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corporal works of mercy


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Traditionally they are (1) feeding the hungry; (2) giving drink to the thirsty; (3) clothing the naked; (4) harbouring strangers; (5) visiting the sick; (6) ministering to prisoners; and (7) burying the dead. See also spiritual works of mercy.

(1) feeding the hungry; (2) giving drink to the thirsty; (3) clothing the naked; (4) harbouring strangers; (5) visiting the sick; (6) ministering to prisoners; and (7) burying the dead.

Subjects: Christianity.


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