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"Those who conceal their sins do not prosper, but those who confess and forsake them obtain mercy."

Proverbs 28:13

In the Sacrament of Reconciliation, the priest acts with the authority and commission of Christ to forgive the penitent's sins (cf. Mt. 16:19 and Jn. 20:22-23).

Click the link below to go to our Examination of Conscience page. There will you find Exams for adults, teens and children:

Examination of Conscience

The following link will take you to the Ave Maria parish Mass and Confession calendar. Confession is also available by appointment.

Ave Maria Mass and Confession Calendar

For information on First Confession for children, click the following link:


First Sacraments for Children

For adults interested in becoming Catholic, click the following link:


RCIA - Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults 

Ascension Presents:  "Fr. Mike Schmitz - Confession Is A Place of Victory"

May God have mercy on you! May God bless you! Lord, You know that I am innocent! With all my heart I forgive my enemies! Long live Christ the King!

Blessed Miguel Pro's last words

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