Why I Tell People To Go To Confession Before Offering Advice

I'm no spiritual director but every now and again I'll will have someone approach me looking either for some spiritual direction in their lives or to tell me their problems. It depends on the person but most of the time I ask them when the last time they went confession. I tell them to go … Continue reading Why I Tell People To Go To Confession Before Offering Advice

Hidden Pitfalls To Avoid In Confession

Cathédrale Saint-Étienne de Toulouse - chapelle des reliques - Confessionnal PM31000752 Confession is a great Sacrament that is beneficial for everyone even for those who lack a complete knowledge on how to do it right. I'm writing this short article today assuming you already know the basics. It's not a how to go to confession … Continue reading Hidden Pitfalls To Avoid In Confession

Be On Your Guard Against Priests Who Shower You With Praise

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay People forget that priests, like the rest of us are on a journey towards God. We shouldn't just brush aside priests responsibility here to take the lead spiritually, but be careful of what priest you allow to do that. I have personally witnessed the devastating effects of priests putting … Continue reading Be On Your Guard Against Priests Who Shower You With Praise