Blessed be the holy Trinity, + one God, who forgives all our sin, whose mercy endures forever. Merciful God, I confess that I have sinned in thought, word, and deed, by what I have done and by what I have left undone. I have allowed the criticisms of others to define my actions and stopped … Continue reading A Confession for 2019
And this is not something we want to hear. It means that we, too, are responsible for our communal sins, even if we as individuals haven’t committed them.
This bit of truth-telling, this watershed event, can’t be taken away. It’s important to remember for the disciples, and it’s important to remember for us.