Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 October 2018

392 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190889135

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Catholics, Repentance, and Forgiveness in America

Patrick W. Carey

  • First study of Catholic theology and practice of Confession in the United States
  • Traces the history of penance in America
  • Analyzes the effects of social changes including the rise of psychoanalysis and birth control on the practice of Confession