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The Reconciliation of Penitents

A Liturgical Commentary on The Rite for  Reconciliation of Several Penitents with Individual Confession and Absolution

The following is a revised and updated version of my book The Reconciliation of Penitents, first published in 1987 by the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions.  Much of this material is new.  The formerly published material is used here with the permission of the FDLC.  The text can be accessed by clicking on the chapter title. For a one page, printable outline of the Rite, click here

Table of Contents

Part One:  Gathering

Overview
Chapter 1  Song
Chapter 2  Greeting
Chapter 3  Opening Prayer

Part Two:  Story Telling

Chapter 4  Scripture Readings
Chapter 5  Homily
Chapter 6  Our Response to the Word of God
Chapter 7  Examination of Conscience
Chapter 8  Grace and Sin
Chapter 9  Contrition: General Confession of Sins
Chapter 10  Individual Confession
Chapter 11  Acts of Satisfaction/Penance

Part Three:  Reconciling

Chapter 12  Celebrating God's Action
Chapter 13  Words of the Priest
Chapter 14  Imposition of Hands
Chapter 15  Absolution: Proclamation of God's Mercy
Chapter 16  Praise and Thanksgiving for God's Mercy
Chapter 17  Concluding Prayer of Thanksgiving

Part Four:  Commissioning

Overview
Chapter 18  Commissioning
Chapter 19  Blessing and Dismissal

Appendix:  The Time and Place for the Celebration of the Sacrament

The Frequency of Celebrations of the Sacrament

The Place for Celebrating the Sacrament

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