Repeating a Penance


#1

Yesterday I was assigned to say a decade of the rosary while meditating on the Resurrection as my penance. Since I can be scrupulous at times I know that it’s a big no-no to repeat any part of my penance but for the beginning of the decade I forgot to meditate on the Resurrection. Should I repeat that part or not? Would it be a sin if I did?


#2

Since part of your penance was to meditate on the ressurection and you did not do so…you didn’t complete the penance. You should do it again.


#3

Quit giving bad advice. OP, you meditated on the Ressurection for part of the decade, so you don’t need to repeat it. Ask our confessor if you’re still not sure.


#4

[quote="devoutchristian, post:3, topic:321960"]
OP, you meditated on the Ressurection for part of the decade, so you don't need to repeat it. Ask our confessor if you're still not sure.

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This.


#5

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