first confession

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  • They each waited for the other to make the first confession, but it was left to both. Cited from Skookum Chuck Fables, by Skookum Chuck (pseud for R.D. Cumming)
  • The old serving woman came quickly, and to her Frina made her first confession. Cited from Princess Maritza, by Percy Brebner
  • I told you that if ever I changed my mind regarding worship I should make my first confession to you. Cited from The Grey Cloak, by Harold MacGrath
  • During that half-hour gentlemen, I received my first confession. Cited from Back to God's Country, By James Oliver Curwood
  • Sam can't think of any sins to tell the priest at his first confession.
  • But if my first confession had lacerated my feelings, what was it to this one? Cited from The Priest, The Woman And The Confessional, by Father Chiniquy
  • In similar troubles of mind were passed the three days which preceeded my first confession. Cited from The Priest, The Woman And The Confessional, by Father Chiniquy
  • The next day Sam goes to church early in the morning in his robes to have his first confession.
  • Hadn't she, I wondered, a regular director, or was it her first confession she wanted to make? Cited from Potterism, A Tragi-Farcical Tract, by Rose Macaulay
  • He didn't know who had pulled them, and the first confession had been brought to him, already prepared, while he was in the jail.
  • The taking up of the hoe and the spade is his first confession of faith. Cited from The American Missionary, Volume 42, No. 12, December, 1888, by Various
  • Sam, an eight-year-old attending a Catholic school, and his trouble making friend Jacob prepare for their first confession.
  • Mark made his first Confession on the vigil, his first Communion on the following Sunday. Cited from The Altar Steps, by Compton MacKenzie
  • At the first confession, she said she had none, and sullenly maintained that there was none to exonerate. Cited from Diana of the Crossways by Meredith, v5
  • A first confession should cover the whole life so far as remembered, from childhood upwards: subsequent confessions the period since the last was made. Cited from Religious Reality, by A.E.J. Rawlinson
  • Sam states "Bless me father for I have sinned, this is my first confession."
  • The two men begin to develop a friendship of sorts and Brewster eventually makes his first confession in many years to Fr.
  • Carelessly I surrendered at her first confession of love. Cited from The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2, by Rupert Hughes
  • Also, sometime in 1833, Balzac wrote his first confession of love to her, despite being at that time in another relationship.
  • There was a concern in the church about the practice of operating with different ages for admitting first Communion and first Confession.
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