Helps to Confession, the best-selling step-by-step guide
to the Sacrament of Penance, acquaints the reader with as basic
understanding of the purpose and the gift of the sacrament as well as
the steps to celebrating the sacrament. In these pages, the author
invites the reader to explore the gift God has given to the Church in
the sacrament of Reconciliation.
some reading and personal reflection, you may witness a new horizon
of freedom opening before you. The sacrament of Penance or
Reconciliation is meant to offer just that: richer relationships, a
greater appreciation of God, and a more complete experience of life
through forgiveness of sin."
Helps to Confession guides the reader through the four
steps that the person and the priest complete in celebrating the
sacrament of Reconciliation. Also includes a chapter, "Why must I
tell me sins to a priest?", an examination of conscience, how to
decide what to confess, and finally tips on contacting a priest and
what to expect. It concludes with a Practical Summary for Celebrating
the Sacrament of Penance to acquaint the person with the rite of
Penance and what happens during confession itself.
basic guide to the Sacrament of Penance is perfect for the person who
wants a brief refresher or who hasn't been to confession for a long
time. Conveniently priced for parishes, retreat houses, college
campuses, and RCIA programs.