Rob Zins, Th.M, Dallas Theological Seminary (website: http://www.CWRC-RZ.ORG ) to discuss "The Sacrament of Penance" (also commonly called the Sacrament of Reconciliation or Confession) which is one of the seven sacraments of the Catholic Church in which the faithful are absolved from sins committed after Baptism. Mortal sins must be confessed and venial sins may be confessed for devotional reasons. According to the current doctrine and practice of the Church, only those ordained as priests may grant absolution of sins to those who show up to confess their sins in a confessional box. Only 2% of Catholics actually go regularly to Roman Catholic confession according to an article in the Boston Globe at https://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2014/02/16/catholic-confession-steep-price/NbMVFfYljv26Gcphu17yPJ/story.html meaning 98% of Roman Catholics do not do it all.
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2:03 - Opening credits & presentation
4:21 - Rob Zins discusses his background & ministry
10:44 - The Bible is the final authority although cults & false religions give lip service to it
14:53 - Larry discusses his marriage to a Roman Catholic before he became a real Christian & what happened after he became a true Christian while his wife remained a Roman Catholic
28:37 - The forgiveness of sins in Roman Catholicism is based on sacramentalism. Former Roman priest Richard Bennett explains in video "Confessions to Roman Catholic Priests are Unnecessary & Unbiblical Leading to False Forgiveness"
39:11 - Boston Globe reports only 2% of Roman Catholics go to confessional boxes.
Larry Wessels graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, Texas in 1981 with a degree in Advertising & on May 16 of that same year he had a supernatural "born again" experience (John 3:3-8, Romans 8: 8-17, etc.) by a sovereign act of the God of the Bible. Larry has been...