Confession, Seal of
Confession, Seal of
'Let the priest who dares to make known the sins of his penitent be deposed....'

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  • Seal of Confession, the Law of the — • Let the priest who dares to make known the sins of his penitent be deposed.... Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Seal of the Confessional and the Anglican Church — The Seal of the Confessional is a principle of the Anglican Church that protects the words spoken during confession. Confession has certain censures on disclosure as there is an understanding among the clergy that there is an inviolable… …   Wikipedia

  • Seal of the Confessional — This article concerns a doctrine in the Roman Catholic Church only. : For the similar principle in other denominations see Seal of the Confessional and the Anglican Church and Seal of the Confessional and the Lutheran Church. The Seal of… …   Wikipedia

  • Seal of the Confessional and the Lutheran Church — The Seal of the Confessional is a doctrine of the Roman Catholic Church that protects the words spoken during confession. A form of this principle survives in many modern Lutheran churches.The Roman Catholic priest and Protestant reformer Martin… …   Wikipedia

  • seal of confession —  ; sacramental seal    This term (from the Latin sigillum, meaning small picture or seal, and confiteri, meaning to acknowledge ) refers to a confessor s obligation to keep absolutely secret whatever a penitent confesses as part of the sacrament… …   Glossary of theological terms

  • seal of confession —  Тайна исповедания …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • The Seal of Confession —     The Law of the Seal of Confession     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Law of the Seal of Confession     In the Decretum of the Gratian who compiled the edicts of previous councils and the principles of Church law which he published about 1151,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • the seal or the seal of the confessional — the obligation on a priest not to divulge anything said during confession. → seal …   English new terms dictionary

  • Confession — For other uses, see Confession (disambiguation). Confess redirects here. For other uses, see Confess (disambiguation). Confessing redirects here. For the evangelical protestant movement, see Confessing Movement. This article is for the religious… …   Wikipedia

  • Confession in the Lutheran Church — For general confession in the Lutheran Church, see Penitential Rite. Not to be confused with Church of the Lutheran Confession. Private Absolution ought to be retained in the churches, although in confession an enumeration of all sins is not… …   Wikipedia

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