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Steps for Confession


3- Make the Sign of the Cross and say: in the name of the Father, and of the Son, ... 4- Say: I'm sorry for _( say your sins) 5- Priest will give you a penance ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Steps for Confession

Steps for Confession
Steps of Confession
  • 1- Examine your Conscience
  • 2- Priest greets you
  • 3- Make the Sign of the Cross and say in the
    name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the
    Holy Spirit. Amen
  • 4- Say Im sorry for ______( say your sins)
  • 5- Priest will give you a penance
  • 6- Say your Act of Contrition
  • 7- Priest will say words of forgiveness
  • 8- Say Thank you Father
  • 9- Ask the Priest to sign your certificate

Examination of Conscience First I examine My
Relationship With God
  • What steps am I taking to help me grow closer to
    God and to others? Do I turn to God often during
    the day, especially when I am tempted?Do I
    participate at Mass with attention and devotion
    on Sundays and holy days? Do I pray often and
    read the Bible?Do I use God's name and the
    names of Jesus, Mary, and the saints with love
    and reverence?

Examination of ConscienceThen I examine my
Relationships With Family, Friends, and Neighbors
  • Have I set a bad example through my words or
    actions? Do I treat others fairly? Do I spread
    stories that hurt other people?Am I loving of
    those in my family? Am I respectful of my
    neighbors, my friends, and those in
    authority?Do I show respect for my body and for
    the bodies of others? Do I keep away from forms
    of entertainment that do not respect God's gift
    of the body?Have I taken or damaged anything
    that did not belong to me? Have I cheated, copied
    homework, or lied?Do I quarrel with others just
    so I can get my own way? Do I insult others to
    try to make them think they are less than I am?
    Do I hold grudges and try to hurt people who I
    think have hurt me?

Act of Contrition
  • Dear Jesus,
  • I am sorry for my sins.
  • I am sorry with all my heart.
  • With your help I can do better.
  • Help me to choose to do what is right.
  • Help me to live in peace with everyone.
  • Amen
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