iOS app Android app

Catholic Confession

Why Would Anyone Go To Confession?

Jon M. Sweeney | Posted 01.15.2012 | Religion
Jon M. Sweeney

Going to confession is a whole different animal. Why do it? Why would it be necessary to confess one's sins to another, let alone to a clergy person?

A Public Confession By A Gay Catholic

John Mattras | Posted 09.08.2011 | Religion
John Mattras

I approached the confessional with trepidation. I entered, sat down, dispensed with the formalities and faced the 60-something-year-old priest. "Father," I said, "I'm gay."

French Bishops Criticize 'Confession' Hotline

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

"For advice on confessing, press one. To confess, press two. To listen to some confessions, press three," says a male voice welcoming the caller to "L...

My Spiritual Journey: Thoughts On Sin

Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Verena von Pfetten

So, the Vatican updated their seven deadly sins to include some present-day trespasses that fall a little more in line with the issues facing us in th...