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REVIEW: iPhone “Advent App” from Magnificat

I was sent a code for an iPhone/iPad app for Advent developed by the folks who put out the Magnificat liturgical aid. Click HERE for a link to the app.  $0.99 in iTunes.
Advent Companion App is a fusion of … Continue reading

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Homosexual activists attack iPhone examination of conscience app for confession

No surprise here.  The Guardian in the UK has an article about homosexual apologists attacking the new iPhone app to help people make a good confession.
I reviewed the iPhone here with follow up entries:

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UPDATE REVIEW: iPhone app to help you make a good confession updated

I have reviewed the new iPhone app tool to help you examine your conscience and then make a good sacramental to a priest (the only way to get absolution, of course).
I pointed out that there were flaws in the app.   … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Is it a sin not to pray every day?

Regarding the new iPhone app to help make a good confession (which I thoroughly reviewed here) a reader asks:
I read a couple bloggers didn’t like that the app includes that it is a sin not to pray everyday.  They even … Continue reading

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Will newsies NEVER report on the iPhone confession app correctly?

First, there was a whole string of headlines suggesting that the new iPhone app meant to help people make a good confession was actually a substitute for going to confession.  My review here.
Now that a statement was made by the … Continue reading

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FOLLOW UP: REVIEW of iPhone app for help with confession

You have seen, perhaps, my review of the new iPhone app for helping you make a good confession.
I made some observations and some others are chiming in as well.  Good discussion.   The post was mentioned on Reuters and some other … Continue reading

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QUAERITUR: Long distance sacramental absolution of sins? No.

Subsequent to my review of the new iPhone app to help with (not substitute for) sacramental confession and absolution of sins, I have received some questions about absolution over the internet and even some challenges proposing that it is valid.
No.  … Continue reading

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Catholic League reacts to bogus claims about iPhone app for confession help

I reviewed the iPhone confession app here.
The Catholic League has a not about downright stupid or perhaps even malicious news reports about the new iPhone app designed to help people make a good confession.  The app is obvious NOT used … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The new iPhone app for confession – useful but flawed

About a million people have written to me about the new “confession” app for the iPhone.  Well… not a million, but a lot.
I am all for anything that gets people to go to confession.  But let’s be clear about something:
The … Continue reading

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