LESSON 14 —10th Article of the Creed: The Forgiveness of Sins
Read the following references to further clarify the central ideas of this lesson. Look in other places as well as these; this is not an exhaustive list of the resources needed to answer the questions.
Father Hardon’s Catholic Catechism
Page 481 (Sacrament of Penance)
Page 506 (Baptism: Remission of Sins)
Page 542, paragraphs 3-4 (Effects of the Sacrament of Anointing)
Father Hardon’s Question and Answer Catechism
#459-463 (10th Article: Forgiveness of Sin)
Revised Basic Course Manual
Page 48 (The Communion of Saints)
Page 51 (Tenth Article: Forgiveness of Sins)
Catechism of the Catholic Church
#976-980 (One Baptism for the Forgiveness of Sins)
#981-987 (Power of the Keys)
#953 (Communion in Spiritual Goods)
#1469 (Effects of this Sacrament)
Modern Catholic Dictionary Vocabulary –
Review the following terms in your Modern Catholic Dictionary reference book (or online version at TheRealPresence.org – go to the bottom of the page, click on “Dictionary”).
Listed in Advanced Course Manual:
The Treasury of Catholic Wisdom
by Father John A. Hardon, S.J., Saint Thomas Aquinas’ Exposition of the Apostles’ Creed, Tenth Article, pp. 290-293.
The Real Presence.org articles:
“Practice of Penance – Friday Penance” by Father John A. Hardon, S.J.
“Penance and Reparation” by Father John A. Hardon, S.J.