Tag - confession

Vatican Prohibits Confession For Those Intending Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=31&v=z5XbJn55l34&feature=emb_logo The Vatican asks to clarify the cultural error at the root of euthanasia and assisted suicide, in other words, the concept of “dignified death” and so-called “compassion”. It does so in this new document titled “The Good Samaritan.” It was published by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. The text is very positive. It...

Abuse of God’s Mercy: An Insult To God

On the Abuse of Divine Mercy  Sermon by St. Alphonsus Liguori  In this day’s gospel we read, that a certain man fell into the hands of robbers, who, after having taken his money, wounded him, and left him half dead. A Samaritan who passed by, saw him, and taking pity on him, bound up his wounds,...

Confession: Is Validity Enough?

Concerned Catholics have been asking us to reassure them about the validity of absolution in Confession, because Fr Tim Curtis SJ, PP of St Aloysius, Garnethill, changes the words of absolution to say "I absolve you from these sins and all the sins of your life..." The rest, we presume, is correct, but these words have...