Noun(1) a booth where a priest sits to hear confessions
(1) The confessional language is stunning in its clarity: ├ö├ç├┐I know my transgressions, and my sin is ever before me.├ö├ç├û(2) They started with an a priori assumption that their particular confessional stance descended from the original expression of the Christian faith in the first century.(3) The play then shifts to a church confessional where the geek is talking about the sniffing incident, about how it was a sinful display but arousing nonetheless.(4) It is not a confessional religious statement about the nature of God; rather, only the view of the writer/community is presented.(5) ├ö├ç├┐I came here for meaning,├ö├ç├û Gavin says to the priest in the confessional .(6) In some dioceses, priests were expected to preach on the subject at least once a year, and it was not unusual for priests to raise the issue of contraception in the confessional .(7) In the field of confessional theology there have been developments that allow greater receptivity to new ideas.(8) While I'm in a confessional mood, I might as well admit that the technique of salting hashes for increased security in storing passwords had passed me by until recently, too.(9) Church leaders should not use the protection they enjoy from being forced to reveal the confessional conversations they have with parishioners to shield priests accused of child abuse.(10) He was an unashamed confessional Calvinist in an age of doctrinal indifferentism.(11) The project (not so much a blog, don't worry) is an ongoing compilation of anonymous, mailed-in confessional postcards prettied up with thematic drawings or collages.(12) ├ö├ç├┐I want to hear a love confessional ,├ö├ç├û he said before realizing he was saying it.(13) Canada, said the news agency, was advancing a plan that would deny clergy the right to refuse testimony on anything they heard in the confessional .(14) OK I was just responded to by someone who listened to my stuff, cutting my confessional train of thought off.(15) Jason coincidentally put up a post about pre-web writings on the same day I stumbled upon a confessional diary of my teenage years.(16) Perhaps the textual orientation of cyberspace will reinvigorate the literate modes of Calvinism and other confessional groups.
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