The intensity with which Benedict XVI is promoting a rebirth of confession has not yet been matched with a sensible implementation of his appeals, on the part of bishops and priests.
The topic has also be largely ignored by the media.
Will Benedict XVI's public gesture in Madrid next August 20, hearing the confessions of several young people during the World Youth Day, call attention back to this crucial deficit in Christian practice today?
donderdag 7 juli 2011
Tijdens de Wereldjongerendagen gaat de paus zelf biechthoren
Zie dit artikel van Sandro Magister, dat aldus eindigt: