Number of times when in confession?


If I went to confession and honestly tried to make a good confession but when im confession it did not come to my mind to confess the number of times I commited certain sins is my confession still valid? Like I did not willfully not confess the number of times


If it wasn’t your intention to not say the number of times, I’m sure your Confession was valid and God knows your intentions so consider yourself forgiven. Next time you go though, I’d say the number of times. Yep, that makes it harder :wink:


I’m surprised the priest didn’t ask.


Yes it is valid.


If you confessed your sins to the best of your ability at the time (don’t beat yourself up for not being perfect at all times and in all ways) and you received the Absolution, then your sins are forgiven; go and sin no more.


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