Confession is a sacrament instituted by Jesus Christ in his love
and mercy. It is here that we meet the loving Jesus who offers
sinners forgiveness for offenses committed against God and
neighbor. At the same time, Confession permits sinners to
reconcile with the Church, which also is wounded by our sins.
Sacrament of Reconciliation, we meet Christ
in his Church
absolve and restore
us to new life.