The Individual Sacraments: Baptism, Confirmation, Penance
The Apostolate's Family Catechism The Individual Sacraments: Baptism, Confirmation, Penance
Chapter 58: The Sacrament of Baptism Discussion: What is the sacrament of Baptism? What relationship with God is begun at Baptism? Chapter 59: The Sacrament of Confirmation Discussion: What is the sacrament of Confirmation? What happens when we receive the seal of the Spirit at Confirmation? Chapter 60: The Sacrament of Penance Discussion: What is the sacrament of Penance? How does the sacrament of Penance help us? If a Catholic has committed a mortal sin, is it necessary for him to go to confession? What does perfect sorrow for sin do for a person? What does the Church desire concerning confession? What do we gain by confessing venial sins? Chapter 61: Reparation for Sin and Indulgences Discussion: Must we still suffer for our sins in other ways even after they are forgiven? What is an indulgence? How does the Church have the power to grant indulgences? What are the conditions for gaining an indulgence? May we gain an indulgence for the benefit of the departed? What is the difference between a plenary and a partial indulgence? What are some examples of partial indulgences?