At the celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, we begin with the call to repentance and to a reflective manner of life is issued in what is called the Penitential Rite. The most common form of this rite is what we call the Confiteor or the I Confess. The Confiteor is the traditional formula for confessing our sins in which we acknowledge sins of commission and sins of omission; and in which we also call upon Our Lady the Mother of mercy and the angels and the saints to intercede on our behalf in our struggle with sin.
Confiteor, Et Miserere Mei
by Editor | Jul 14, 2019