to make your Confessions less difficult and more fruitful
you still drag your feet about going to Confession, here's the help
you need to enable you to overcome your reluctance and open your soul
to the vast reservoir of mercy found in Confession.
down-to-earth, practical guide shows you how to transform your
confessions from embarrassing moments in a dark room into profound
experiences of God's love. The author, Fr. John Kane, provides solid
guidelines for how you can (and must) make the most effective
possible use of the sacrament of Reconciliation. Even better, he
shows you how to carry the grace of Confession into your daily life,
so that you'll start winning - consistently - your battles against
is a book you can return to again and again in order to renew your
sense of God's mercy - as well as to gain Fr. Kane's help in
examining your conscience and bringing your life into greater
conformity with the light of the gospel.
Fr. Kane's help to confess well and avoid sin:
truth you must realize, or you'll never drive sin from your soul
reasons why God forgives sin, but still punishes the sinner
characteristics of the truly forgiven sinner: do you have them?
past sins: startling ways they can help you love God more today
repentance and its counterfeits: three ways to find the genuine
to tell whether you're sorry for your sins - even if you don't feel
embarrassment of going to Confession - how it can actually help you
heavy price of your sins: no, you probably don't realize it, and
yes, it's worse than you think
hating sin does not mean hating the sinner
true saints will always consider themselves sinners
for sin: how it deepens your compassion for others
to take advantage of Lent each year to overcome your sins
much more that will help you get more spiritual fruit out of
Confession than you may even have thought was possible!Paperback, 130 pp.Measures 5" by 6".