1. You need to. You have a mortal sin on your soul, and it’s killing you. You know you want to live. So go to confession.
2. You don’t need to. Oh, really, you don’t need to? You don’t need to have your soul refreshed, your courage strengthened, your dusty, crusty, venial sin-chapped hide soothed with the sweet balm of forgiveness? You don’t need to hear one more time that the Almighty Son of God came down from Heaven, was born, suffered, died, and rose again so that you, personally, could be saved? No thanks, you don’t neeeeed any of that right now? Really? Go to confession.
3. Your kids need to see you do it. You can talk all you want about receiving the sacraments,...READ MORE