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January 2020 What is Communal Reconciliation or does this go under a different Church definition?
August 2019
April 2019 Since I have anxiety about telling a person my darkest faults is there an alternative to Confession?
January 2019 As a young Catholic, besides going to Reconciliation, what else can I do to make God forgive me?
January 2019 What should I do if the priest cannot grant absolution to the sinner?
August 2018 Do two Catholics who are having sex with different people have a correct notion of forgiveness?
August 2018 If I haven't gone through any program, can I just go to a Church and confess my sins to a priest?
April 2018 Do I need to go to Confession after watching a soap opera even though I had no sexual experience?
January 2018 If a person sexually assaults someone, will God forgive them, and must the priest tell the police?
January 2017 Which Confessor should I follow if they had different views and would both Confessions be valid?
January 2017 Seeing that I owe restitution, do I have to take any job in order for my Confession to be valid?
January 2017 Can you explain the year of forgiveness and if the Pope forgives, why did Jesus have to die for us?
January 2017 Can a Catholic receive absolution later for marrying a Protestant with a non-annulled marriage?
August 2016 If I doubt the validity of my Confession during Confession, does it invalidate my Confession?
August 2016 If you neglected to tell previous Confessors that you hid a mortal sin, must you confess it again?
August 2016 Does absentmindedly fulfilling my penance count as penance or do I need to do it, in conscience?
August 2016 What should I do when my punishment in Confession is my only form of happiness?
January 2016 Since I'm always battling this sin, will there ever be a time when God will refuse to forgive me?
June 2015 If all that is required is praying the Act of Contrition prayer, why go to Confession?
June 2015 Would making this mistake when I was confessing my sins invalidate my Confession?
June 2015 Since Canon Law says Confessions should occur in a Confession booth are these valid Confessions?
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