Thu 2nd Oct 2014 | Last updated: Wed 1st Oct 2014 at 15:58pm

Facebook Logo Twitter Logo RSS Logo
Hot Topics

Topic: Confession

Many Catholics in Britain do not grasp how important and rewarding regular Confession can be

Why has the practice dropped off so dramatically here, but not in Italy, say, or Kenya?

The Joanna Yeates trial and the Salvation Army chaplain who heard a confession of murder

The details of the case have been distressing: surely the jury can hear these in private?

Johann Hari’s apology relies on Catholic expressions of penance

Indeed, he could not help but mention the Pope

If only more people knew that they could find healing through Confession

World Youth Day reminded us that the sacrament can open the doors to new life

For the sake of a quiet life, some priests will avoid tricky subjects in homilies

Even preaching about the necessity of confession caused me trouble

Sins are not meant to be a form of public entertainment

The existence of the seal of the confessional reminds us that these things belong firmly in the internal forum

Morning Catholic must-reads: 28/03/11

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church

Debate: Six months on, what is the lasting legacy of the Pope’s visit to Britain?

Are Catholics still energised and renewed by the trip or has the momentum already been lost?

Confession app ‘no substitute’ for the sacrament

Vatican spokesman says reports of ‘Confession via iPhone’ have been misleading

Today’s Catholic must-reads: 02/02/11

A daily guide to what’s happening in the Catholic Church