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11-FORGIVENESS

But for the grace of God…

March 27th, 2015 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Today, Friday March 27, priests are available all day in St Andrew’s Cathedral Glasgow for the Sacrament of Reconciliation before Easter Sunday, reminding us of the importance of confessing our sins and seeking forgiveness during Lent and throughout the year. Seeking and finding forgiveness is one of the final stages of healing after admitting guilt, making amends, and before moving on. Some academics break the journey down into stages, such as these seven steps—recognition (an offence has occurred), an emotional response, the need re-evaluate (the meaning of the offence); reframing (the hurt is defined examined); reduction (a softening of bad ... continue reading.

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  • SCIAF reports strong response to emergency appeal for Horn of Africa but underlines continuing great need
  • Hugh McLoughlin warns of hidden implications of recent attacks on Catholic education
  • Paisley pilgrims return for Diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes
  • Christ the King and Sacred Heart churches, Grangemouth, bid to Nigerian priest Fr Michael Akintolu
  • Photo feature on retiring teachers from Catholic schools

 

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