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Dec 23 - Homily: Habit of Confession

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Continuing his Advent theme on Confession, Fr. Ignatius stresses the need for frequent confession throughout the year not just in the seasons of penance. Such a habit has 8 benefits that Pius XII outlined: Self Knowledge Christian Humility Grows Bad Habits corrected Spiritual neglect and tepidity is resisted Conscience is purified Will is strengthened Salutary self-control is attained Grace is gained in virtue of the sacrament itself Ave Maria! Fourth Sunday in Advent - Mass: EF, Rorate Coeli - Readings: 1st: 1co 4:1-5 - Gsp: luk 3:1-6 To Download Audio go to


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