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Confession

24-Hour availability for confession to focus on “Nor do I condemn you”

Now in its 6th year, this initiative of Pope Francis continues its global reach.

Belgian priest convicted for not revealing suicidal man’s confession

The court ruled that the secret of confession could not be used as a defense

6 Ways to examine your conscience for Confession

Benedict XVI: The renewal of the Church in America depends on the renewal of the practice of penance.

Why it’s absolutely vital to bring Communion-age children to Confession

And some ideas and tips for making it easier to get to this Sacrament.

A step-by-step Confession guide for children

During this season of preparing for Christmas, it's a great time to stop in as a family for Confession.

True repentance doesn’t mean tormenting yourself; Padre Pio has a better idea

We should despise our shortcomings, but if we're getting anxious about it, we need a different route.

Confession (and its seal of secrecy) is under attack

Proposed laws against the sacrament in India and Australia

On this ‘Feast of Pardon,’ here’s what you need to get to confession

Pope Francis: We all feel embarrassed to go to Confession, but each time God embraces us and rejoices

Can a priest be forced to betray the seal of the confessional?

The sophisticated technological growth of the media allows for more violations of fundamental private life.

6 Lessons I’ve learned in the confessional

Jesus does different things through different priests ... but it's always Him.

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