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Contents Introduction 7 Part 1: The History of the Sacrament of Penance Introduction 11 1. The First Tradition: Penance of Exclusion and Reconciliation 15 2. The Second Tradition: Tariff Penance 34 3. The Middle Ages: Continuity with the Past 48 4. The Middle Ages: A New Form of Penance: Confession 69 5. Penance in the Late Middle Ages and the Modern Age 87 Part 2: Towards a Theology of the Sacrament of Penance Introduction 109 6. The Scriptures, Memory and Penance 111 7. The Death and Resurrection of Jesus and the Sacrament of Penance 120 8. Conversion: Living in Memory of Christ 137 9. Sin: A Human Reality, a Christian Discovery 153 10. Towards the Future of the Sacrament of Penance 175
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Penance -- History.
Confession -- Catholic Church.
Reconciliation -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.