In fact, pandemics in the first and again in the 2nd centuries led to the expansion of the Church.
Underlying this practice is the conviction that God is at every moment laboring to “turn our hearts toward Him.”
The House of Studies mobilizes to minister the penitential sacrament.
Fr. Matthew Fish couldn’t arrange the confessionals in his church according to new guidelines, so he took the confessional outside.
Francis cites the Catechism to encourage the faithful to express contrition, and make resolve to return to Sacrament as soon as it becomes possible
A truly good confession allows us to get rid of sins we have committed and draw spiritual strength to stand up to our vices.
When you die, Jesus won’t ask: Did you feel positive about humanity?
The Bishop of Rome says he loves to hear children's confessions and that we have to learn how to relate to God as they show us in the sacrament
Added to the regular nervousness is our extra sensory or social difficulties, but these tips can help.
Conversion is more demanding than we might think