A Guide for Confession

Remember

If you need help–especially if you have been away for some time–simply ask the priest and he will help you by “walking” you through the steps to make a good confession.

Before Confession

Be truly sorry for your sins. The essential act of Penance, on the part of the penitent, is contrition, a clear and decisive rejection of the sin committed, together with a resolution not to commit it again, out of the love one has for God and which is reborn with repentance. The resolution to avoid committing these sins in the future (amendment) is a sure sign that your sorrow is genuine and authentic. This does not mean that a promise never to fall again into sin is necessary. A resolution to try to avoid the near occasions of sin suffices for true repentance. God’s grace in cooperation with the intention to rectify your life will give you the strength to resist and overcome temptation in the future.

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A Voting Guide That’s 100% Pro-Life

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A Voting Guide That’s 100% Pro-Life

Judy Brown of the American Life League is unabashedly 100% Pro-Life, all of the time, and for every reason … and that is definitely a good thing.

The American Life League …”ALL”… that she heads, has posted a new Pro-Life Voting Guide that explains how we can all vote intelligently and faithfully, to uphold life … from the moment of conception in the womb … until the moment of natural death.

It’s short, and it’s sweet!

To read it, click here.