Why We Perform Penance. It May Not Be What You Think.

Why We Perform Penance. It May Not Be What You Think.

This blog post links to Fr. Mike Schmitz's 2013 article, "Penance isn’t to punish, but to heal and strengthen."

Father Schmitz can explain it much better than I ever could and with Lent less than two days away, it seemed like a good subject matter to touch upon.


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