confession of sins

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  • To right confession of sin, several things must go. Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3, John Bunyan
  • He asked for permission to return home, and made a humble confession of sin. Cited from The Madman and the Pirate, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Neither of these hymns, however, it must be noted, contains confession of sin. Cited from New Ideas in India During the Nineteenth Century, by John Morrison
  • There must be a quick confession of sin and a quick turning away from all that would work against Christ. Cited from The Personal Touch, by J. Wilbur Chapman
  • It consists in an open confession of sin, and a promise to sin no more. Cited from Ten Great Religions, by James Freeman Clarke
  • These questions which we lust to ask about the future are a confession of sin. Cited from Essays, First Series, by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Again and again does he make reference to confession of sin and its absolution by a priest. Cited from Confession and Absolution, by Thomas John Capel
  • It was suggested by some that a public confession of sin be made followed by a return of the entire group to Germany.
  • Therefore confession of sins should not be required of those who are going to be baptized. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part III (Tertia Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Therefore it seems that confession of sins should take place before Baptism. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part III (Tertia Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • It is more conducive to good understanding to join in a general confession of sin. Cited from Humanly Speaking, by Samuel McChord Crothers
  • Confession of sin and forgiveness was both a community and an individual responsibility.
  • Catholics, however, who believe in the necessity of confession of sins, take a different view of the matter. Cited from Explanation of Catholic Morals, by John H. Stapleton
  • Such confession of sin which is made to God is contrition itself. Cited from Apology of the Augsburg Confession, by Melanchthon
  • It was a sign of a broken man, a sweeping confession of sin.
  • Later that summer, he journeyed back to New Lebanon, where he made his formal confession of sins.
  • After which would follow the General Confession of sins.
  • The doctrine argues that God's forgiveness depends upon such public confession of sin.
  • The beginning of all true healing of sorrow is confession of sins. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: Various, Maclaren
  • These things therefore demonstrate the difficulty of sincere confession of sin; and that to do it as it should, is no such easy thing. Cited from The Pharisee And Publican, by John Bunyan
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