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For each station during the penitential walk, devotees offered prayers for the victims of extrajudicial killings, drug addiction, and other forms of social injustices.
A good friend of mine, an Irish priest, makes a yearly pilgrimage to Lough Derg, a penitential site in the northern part of the Irish Republic.
'We regret that the lack of discipline in the proper management of discards has again marred the penitential pilgrimage that many Filipinos do to atone for past mistakes and shortcomings,' EcoWaste Coalition National Coordinator Aileen Lucero said in a statement.
Contributors address penitential prayer with the context of the Second Temple era, the state of scholarship, confession as a theological expression, the socio-ideological setting or settings for penitential prayers, priestly performance as speech act, lament in Trito-Isaiah's penitential prayer and within Jeremiah and Joel, the concept of guilt in Isaiah, the literary lament of Ezra 9:6-15, and the contributions of form criticism.
Rome--A Jewish philosopher expressed surprise last Friday at the cold response of the international Jewish community to John Paul II's penitential gesture.
Similarly, the Magdalene received great veneration as a penitential saint during the Middle Ages--a time of plague, pestilence, famine, and war.
She does points out, however, the crucial role of Maria's confessor in authorizing his penitential daughter as an exception to the general rule of female ignorance and deception.
Take part in making the penitential walks like 'Alay-Lakad' in Antipolo City litter-free.
No one who entered the penitential "process" was allowed to hold public office.
On Good Friday, the Manila Cathedral will also be the last stop of the Stations of the Cross, dubbed 'Penitential Walk for Life', which was organized by the Archdiocese and will start at Rajah Sulayman Park in Malate at 4:30 a.m..
InLa Pardon, a cardinal from Rome offers remission of all sins committed during sexual intercourse and details the penitential actions required for absolution by specific groups, mostly religious.
The six options for the Penitential Rite are an excess.