Part Two: The Celebration of the Christian Mysteries › Section Two of Part Two: The Seven Sacraments of the Church ›› CHAPTER 2: The Sacraments of Healing ››› Article 4: The Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation ›››› IN BRIEF
Questions and Answers
3. the Church.
1. sorrow of the soul
2. abhorrence of the sins committed
2. the firm purpose of sinning no more.
1. perfect contrition that arises from love of charity for God
2. imperfect contrition that is founded on other motives.
1. pardon from God
2. reconciliation with the Church.