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  • Sin and MankindGod’s Mercy and ForgivenessThe Sacrament of PenanceThe Sacrament of the Anointing of Sick
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    • 1. Wholeness
      ConfirmationPreparation
      March 11, 2011
      Chapters 24-27
    • 2. Some Announcements
      Confession Evening at the Church on April 6 at 7:00 p.m.
      S.J.W. Summer Camp  an EXCELLENT opportunity to earn all of your mandatory community service hours for your high school graduation requirements
      Confirmation blog:
      Final Test  April; take home a test review
      A surprise…
    • 3. POP QUIZ!
    • 4. ToReview…
      We sin bythought, word, deedand omission.
      There are twokinds of sin:
      MORTAL: a veryserious sin committedwithknowledge and and full consent
      VENIAL: lessserious sin committedwithout full knowledge and/orconsent
      We are temptedto sin because of the fallen world in whichwelive, theflesh and theDevil.
      We can avoidoccasions of sin Ten Commandments (… notthe Ten Suggestions)
    • 5. The Occasions of Sin
      Bad things
      Bad people
      Bad places
    • 6. To Review…
      Our conscience helps to judge right from wrong.
      The Church is our guide. She teaches without error on matters of faith and morals.
      Sacred Scripture
      Magisterium
      Catechism of the Catholic Church
    • 7. What’s the story?
    • 8. In your group…
      Review the parable of The Prodigal Son
      As a group, discuss the following questions:
      Is there anything in this parable that surprises or shocks you?
      In Jesus’ parables, the people or items in the story represent something or someone else. Discuss:
      The prodigal son
      The other son
      The father
    • 9. The Lesson:
      God is just and merciful, and he offers forgiveness to the repentant sinner.
      We must love the sinner and hate the sin.
      Conversion means turning toward God and away from sin.
    • 10. Sacraments of Healing
      Penance
      Confession of our sins to a priest
      Receive words of absolution
      Result: forgiveness of sins, restoration of grace, strength to overcome sin
    • 11.
    • 12. forgiveness
      grace
      strength
    • 13. Sacraments of Healing
      Anointing of the Sick
      Prepares the sick or dying person for either death or healing.
      The recipient is anointed with oil, with prayer from the priest.
    • 14. In your group:
      Read the story of St. Damien de Veuster or Father Damien of Molokai.
    • 15. So how has this all been made possible?