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For Lent – An Examination of Conscience Based On The Ten Commandments

Lent is a time for serious reflection, sacrifice, discipline, penance and renewal. One of the things that helps us with all of those things is the Sacrament of Reconciliation (confession). Some of us don’t take advantage of this Sacrament very … Continue reading

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When Judas Betrayed Jesus…

One of the things that has been going through my head this morning is how Judas betrayed Jesus and some of the things that did NOT come from that act of betrayal. But first, what was that betrayal? It was … Continue reading

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What Happens When We Commit Mortal Sin?

Can we receive the Eucharist when we are in the state of mortal sin? How do we know if we are in a state of mortal sin? I was told that receiving the sacrament of the Eucharist while in a … Continue reading

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Confession…

…It’s good for the soul…

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Confession… Praying While In Mortal Sin… Fr.Mike Schmitz

Father Mike Schmitz provides great explanations on how and why to confess and on the nature of sin. He explains how praying and going to confession are not our approaches to God, but God’s approaches to us. We never need … Continue reading

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Why Do Catholics Confess Their Sins To A Priest?

Jimmy Akin explains why we confess our sins to a priest, as well as what the tearing of Temple’s Veil represents. Also, check out the following Bible verses – it’s Biblical! Matthew 9:2-8 Mark 2:5-12 Son of man has authority … Continue reading

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Sr. Chiara Joan Meets Mercy

Now is a great time to go to confession…

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For Lent – An Examination of Conscience Based On The Ten Commandments

Lent is a time for serious reflection, sacrifice, discipline, penance and renewal. One of the things that helps us with all of those things is the Sacrament of Reconciliation (confession). Some of us don’t take advantage of this Sacrament very … Continue reading

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Confession Explained

Why do Catholics confess to a priest? Why do Catholics confess to a priest? Can’t they just go straight to Jesus? If you’re Catholic and don’t know the answer, or if you’re not sure why Catholics do this, check out … Continue reading

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