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- RT @MMotivate_: Happiness comes when we stop complaining about the troubles we have and offer thanks for all the troubles we don’t have. 17 hours ago
- RT @JamesMartinSJ: This photo must be seen. We cannot turn away from these grievous affronts to human dignity. americamagazine.org/content/dispat… http… 1 day ago
- RT @News24: Shocking photo of drowned refugee boy: 4 held n24.cm/1PNwlC6 1 day ago
- RT @UNICEF: We’re devastated by tragic image of drowned Syrian boy. Refugee & migrant children need urgent protection. #refugeecrisis #chil… 1 day ago
- RT @DavidRoads: If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. -Dr. Maya Angelou 1 day ago
- RT @FamousWomen: Don't let a hard lesson harden your heart. 1 day ago
- RT @LifeLimits: Speak up, don't hide your thoughts and feelings, especially when you can make a difference. 2 days ago
- RT @DavidRoads: What we see depends mainly on what we look for. #perspective 3 days ago
- Refugee crisis:live
- Saudis happy with Obama assurances on Iran deal
- United Arab Emirates loses 45 soldiers in Yemen fighting
- Amsterdam to refund fines levied on holocaust victims for paying rent late
- Refugee crisis: German and Austria will accept Syrians, Afghans and Somalis as they embark on 150-mile trek to Vienna
- Hillary Clinton expresses regret over use of private email
- El Chapo 'could be in Costa Rica'
- Nigeria's president declares bank assets of only £100,000
- Why do refugees and migrants come to Europe, and what must be done to ease the crisis?
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Tag Archives: Confession
Ten Tips for a Better Confession.
Get Religion: Hearing the confessions of soldiers shortly before they go into combat is one of the most important and symbolic duties performed by priests who serve as military chaplains representing Christianity’s ancient churches. After all, the soldiers are going … Continue reading
Christians begin worship with an invitation to confess their sins. This might seem rather grim, but in fact it represents a gloriously counter-cultural testimony to the “admit nothing” world. Read the post ABC’s Religion and Ethics here.
The Deacon’s Bench: A retired Filipino priest based in Phoenix, Arizona has invented a computer-based confession tool that would facilitate confession for hearing-impaired penitents. Fr. Romuald P. Zantua, DS, formerly of Daet diocese and founder of a religious community called … Continue reading
Peggy Noonan in the Wall Street Journal: Here I will tell a story that I suppose is rather personal but what the heck, today’s not a bad day for the personal. Yesterday I went to St. Patrick’s for confession and mass, … Continue reading
Cardinal George Pell of Sydney, Australia, has said that while the Church will cooperate with a federal commission investigating child abuse, priests will not break the seal of confession. Someone who confesses sins involving abuse will not be reported to … Continue reading
In the Huffington Post: Jonathan Smith drove from Columbus, Ohio, to New York City with a burden on his conscience so heavy that he unloaded on the first Catholic priest he saw: “Someone is dead, and I feel really bad … Continue reading
The prospect of government forcing priests to report what was said in confession is the sign of a “police state mentality”, says a priest and law professor. News.com.au: Hundreds of years of Catholic tradition in the confessional could be overturned … Continue reading