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Priests hear Confessions at World Youth Day in Madrid (CNS photo)

Diocese sees rise in Confessions

The number of people attending Confession in the Diocese of Lancaster has increased following a Lenten initiative

Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury (Photo: Mazur)
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Bishop of Lancaster says every church in the diocese will be open for Confession on Wednesday evenings