If a Protestant committed a mortal sin, sincerely repented in his heart, begged Christ’s forgiveness, but being Protestant, did not confess it to a priest, would he go to Hell?
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*]Can a non-Catholic go to Confession?
*]How far do Protestants get by with invincible ignorance?
*]How are Protestants’ sins forgiven without going to confession?
*]**How can a Protestant go to heaven without the sacrament of reconciliaton? **
*]Is Mortal Sin subjective?