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To: marshmallow

What is the official direction given to priests that receive confessions that are criminal?


6 posted on 07/18/2012 7:31:34 AM PDT by stuartcr ("When silence speaks, it speaks only to those that have already decided what they want to hear.")
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To: stuartcr

If it’s a real crime, they are supposed to refuse absolution until after the penitent turns himself in to the authorities.


8 posted on 07/18/2012 7:51:05 AM PDT by wideawake
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