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Ither The Confessional?

Why are we using the Confessional less and less? ANNABELLE WHITESTONE looks at the changes that have overtaken usage of the Sacrament of Penance I N MARCH the Herald reported......

A Brief History Of Penance J Ohn Nepomucene, A...

martyr, is the Patron Saint of the Confessional. He was confessor to Princess Joan of Bavaria, the wife of King Wenceslaus IV, who tortured him to learn her confessional......

When Irish Tribes Gather

JACK O'SULLIVAN T HE SCENE IS a scruffy room off a corridor in New York's City Hall. It is the type of run-down building you see every week in NYPD Blue. Those attending look......

Even Jesus Repented...

Inner Life BY DAVID TORKINGTON I ASKED A PRIEST friend of mine if anyone had ever walked out of his sermons. He admitted that it had happened often enough in the past when he......