Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 23 The Anointing of the Sick (1499-1532) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

CCC Artwork for podcast Section 21499-1532.  Illness in human life.  The sick person before God. Christ the physician. Who administers this Sacrament? When is it administered? Can it be repeated?  Is it only for the dying? The effects of the Sacrament.
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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 22 The Celebration of the Sacrament of Confession (1480-1498) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

CCC Artwork for podcast Section 21480-1498.  Part 2 of last week’s talk.  The ordinary form of the celebration – priest and penitent.  Two extraordinary forms – the Sacrament administered during a service of reconciliation and General Absolution. The pastoral implications of these forms of confession.   24 minutes

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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 21 The Application of Indulgences (1474-1479) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

CCC Artwork for podcast Section 21474-1479.  Continuation of Fr Guy’s examination of Indulgentiarum Doctrina.  The conditions necessary to gain an indulgence.  The difficulty of gaining an indulgence. The great good done by indulgences applied to the faithful soul genuinely seeking conversion to Christ.    79 minutes



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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 20 The Theology of Indulgences (1474-1479) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

CCC Artwork for podcast Section 21471-1473.  A considered and scholarly exposition of the Catholic Church’s teaching on the doctrine of indulgences.  A close examination of Indulgentiarum Doctrina on the revision of sacred indulgences, the apostolic constitution of Pope Paul VI promulgated in 1967.   Highly recommended listening for those who wish to understand the Catholic Church’s teaching and practice in regard to this controversial and often misunderstood doctrine.  79 minutes


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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 19 The Role of the Priest in Confession (1459-1470) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

CCC Artwork for podcast Section 21459-1470.  The Minister of the Sacrament of Confession.  The Effects of the Sacrament. Satisfaction.  71 minutes

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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 18 The Sacrament of Forgiveness (1446-1458) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

1446-1458.  Forgiveness is possible after baptism.  Penance in the early church. Private confession.  The structure of the sacrament.   Acts of the Penitent.   Contrition and confession.   79 minutes

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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 17 Penance in the Christian Life (1434-1445) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

1434-1445.  Interior penance and conversion, how this is accomplished.  Days and seasons of penance.  Only God forgives sin.  Reconciliation with the Church.  69 minutes

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Catechism of the Catholic Church Section 2 – 16 The Sacrament of Reconciliation (1422-1433) by Fr Guy de Gaynesford

1422-1433. Why a Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation after Baptism? The ongoing conversion of the baptized.  Interior penance.

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