"A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just."
– Pope Francis
Grades 4 and 5 students in Stephanie Giliberto's class at St. John XXIII CES in Markham made New Year's Resolutions for the Year of Mercy, as proclaimed by Pope Francis. The Year of Mercy began December 8, 2015.
Students made many resolutions related to being kinder, more welcoming, and respectful to their friends and classmates. Below are some of the students' resolutions.