Development of Reconciliation
Updated: 3/12/2020
Development of Reconciliation

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  • First and Second Century
  • Forgiveness could only be given once in a life time
  • Third to Fifth Centuries
  • 16th Century
  • Forgiveness was now given by the bishop to the whole community at once.
  • Six to Ninth Centuries
  • 20th century
  • In England and Ireland private reconciliation from monks became popular
  • Twelfth and thirteenth Centuries
  • A pattern for reconciliation developed that consisted of:Confession,Contrition, Absolution and Satisfaction
  • Asking for forgivness for declered sacrament
  • We have private reconciliation with the priest