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Say the Catholic Act of Contrition by repeating the necessary prayer of which there are three versions. In this prayer, address God and go on to express sorrow for sins and offenses. After promising to change and improve... More »

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The Act of Contrition is said after confession and after the priest has given a Catholic petitioner Penance and Absolution. Penance is a sacrament which reconciles a Catholic to God and the Church. Penance may consist of... More »

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Catholics typically say the Act of Contrition after receiving the sacrament of Reconciliation; they may also say the prayer as part of their regular evening devotions. Believers can pray the Act of Contrition daily to as... More »

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Catholics typically say the Act of Contrition after receiving the sacrament of Reconciliation; they may also say the prayer as part of their regular evening devotions. Believers can pray the Act of Contrition daily to as... More »

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The Act of Contrition is a prayer recited by Roman Catholics to expressing sorrow for their sins either before or after making a sacramental confession. There is no set formula, but there are several popular English tran... More »

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Common Roman Catholic prayers include the Hail Mary, the Apostle's Creed, the Guardian Angel Prayer and the Act of Contrition. The Lord's Prayer, also known as the Our Father, is considered a traditional prayer in Cathol... More »

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The Act of Contrition is said after confession and after the priest has given a Catholic petitioner Penance and Absolution. Penance is a sacrament which reconciles a Catholic to God and the Church. Penance may consist of... More »

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