Any sins that cannot be absolved in Confession?

Are there any sins that cannot be forgiven in the sacrament of confession and
Are there reasons why absolution would be deferred/witheld?


ANY sin we bring to Confession for which we are truly repentant, will be forgiven. What Scripture calls the unforgivable sin is simply the refusal to acknowledge God’s ability to forgive sin.

There are situations in which the priest may refuse or delay–but never because the sin is too great to be forgiven.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.

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