confessional

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  • Info A confessional is a small, enclosed booth used for the Sacrament of Penance, often called confession, or Reconciliation. more...
  • Upon this bed rock of human nature the confessional has been built. Cited from Evelyn Innes, by George Moore
  • It was the priest whom he had heard leaving his confessional just now. Cited from None Other Gods, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • The good done in the confessional will never be known in this world. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • Organized sports began to start with the opening of confessional and state schools.
  • There was no confessional in his church -- he even had no church. Cited from A Spinner in the Sun, by Myrtle Reed
  • She was influenced by his work and began to write in a more confessional style.
  • It is also right next to the confessional and has a library at the back.
  • He has also written openly about his family in the style of confessional poetry.
  • But never think of going away from the confessional with some sin that you did not tell. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • It did not seem odd to him that he should come to confessional before this little boy. Cited from A Melody in Silver, by Keene Abbott
  • From now on both confessional (religious) and public schools would get equal funding.
  • He spent long hours in the confessional, which developed his deep concern for the youth of the area.
  • At the door of a confessional lay another man in the same uniform. Cited from McClure's Magazine, Vol. 31, No. 1, May 1908, by Various
  • Mark went to the church early that evening, as it was his turn to be in the confessional. Cited from Great Possessions, by Mrs. Wilfrid Ward
  • The confessional seems a crying need of every human heart -- we wish to tell some one. Cited from Little Journeys, Volume 4, by Elbert Hubbard
  • Over human history, many states have been confessional states.
  • Shortly after he began playing regular open-mic shows at local coffee houses where he developed his confessional style.
  • As it was generally thought, there was no need for the school to continue its work as a private confessional school.
  • He said the confessional should be used to motivate people to better themselves.
  • She initially wrote for confessional magazines such as True Story while still working within the legal field.
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Meaning of confessional

  • noun A booth where a priest sits to hear confessions