Tags » Penitence

Confession: Possibly the Most Dreaded Sacrement


Personally I dread confession. The first time I went to confession a few weeks ago as a new Catholic, I was nervous as hell after making several failed attempts due to cold feet and bailing. 525 more words

Christianity

Penitence

        Penitence is described in the dictionary as the humble realization of and regret for one’s faults. The bible has the following to say about penitence: 580 more words
For Christians

I Confess

I apologise a lot. I am so good at saying sorry that I say sorry for saying sorry when they say I say sorry too often. 823 more words

Autobiography

An End to Penitence

She had sinned
She thought she had the perfect excuse
But nonetheless sin it was
She wanted to describe her sin as scarlet
But maroon was the better description… 256 more words

Poetry

I Drew a Rose

I drew a rose

took off my clothes

swam in a creek

went from wild to meek

and down in a cave

the dark taught me to behave… 251 more words

Poetry

"I'm Sorry:" Loaded Words

Apologizing is funny, isn’t it?  We think if we apologize for literally EVERYTHING,it will somehow make us better humans.  Even when there is no meaning behind it, or sometimes even we say “sorry” and mean the opposite.   758 more words

Epiphanies

REGRETS ARE THE BLOCKS TO DIRECT US TOWARDS THE RIGHT DIRECTION

Regretting or feeling contrite about or being penitent is always good for any individual when he or she tries to start afresh positively from that point of contrition or penitence. 307 more words

Life