A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO CONFESSION BEFORE GOING TO CONFESSION: 1. Pray. Ask God to give you the grace to make a good confession. 2. Examine your conscience. Reflect on your life, trying to recall all the times you sinned against God since your last confession. Use an Examination of Conscience to help you. 3. Be truly sorry for your sins. 4. You always have the option to go to confession anonymously, that is, behind a screen or face to face, if you so desire. 2. After the priest greets you in the name of Christ, make the sign of the cross. He may choose to recite a reading from Scripture, after which you say: "Bless me Father for I have fucksa.xyz Size: KB.
Jul 17, · Step 5: Confess Like an Adult. If our motive is to grow in love with the Lord, if we understand what sin is so that we can habitually examine our consciences and see ourselves more clearly, if we are heartbroken and truly repentant, then we are ready to go to confession as grown-ups—and actually start to see some results! Do Your Own Deeper Study. Read through the items on the following pages to help reflect honestly on ways you may be sinning in your life. If necessary, take this list or some brief notes (keep them private!) with you to Confession to help you remember what you need to confess. This examination is based on the 10 Commandments and the 5 Precepts of the Church.
Confession Guide for Adults -EXAMINATION OF CONSCIENCE. A GUIDE TO CONFESSION How to go to Confession 1. You always have the option to go to confession anonymously, that is, behind a screen or face to face, if you so desire. 2. After the priest greets you in the name of Christ, make the sign of the cross. He. To make a good Confession, you must tell the priest all the mortal sins you can remember, and how often you committed them. (You are not required to confess venial sins, but doing so will help you grow in holiness.).