Pope to hear confessions in St. Peter's Basilica this week
Dioceses urged to offer 24-hour confessions in run-up to 'day of reconciliation'
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Pope Francis often repeats that going to Confession isn't like a torture chamber. Now, the Pontifical Council for Promoting of the New Evangelization wants everyone to know why.
John Tsang Chun-wah quotes from 'Evangelii Gaudium,' opens up about Catholicism, religious freedom, social justice, politics
After a spat over elections, Bangladesh's biggest Christian forum has split
Faith-based groups call for communists and govt to be more inclusive and show more trust in next round of talks
Discovery of 'terror cell' won't deter people from marking Easter, priest says
Church officials ask Catholics to pray for both priest and assailant