Where does Scripture support the need for Confession?

I was at. Baptist Bible study and they believe you are automatically forgiven if you are sorry. Where in the bible does it talk about going to Confession?

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Recommended Reading:

]Confession* by the Early Church Fathers**
]Forgiveness of Sins
]The Fathers Know Best: Confessing to a Priest
]A Confession to Make
by Tim Staples
]God Is too Hot to Handle: Protestant Misconceptions about Confession by Jason Shanks
] Is Confession not necessary?


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