When packing for a trip, sometimes we forget something small: a toothbrush, shaving cream, or socks. In order to compensate, we simply make a quick pit stop at a nearby convenience or department store to buy a replacement for the missing item.
Can confession work similarly?
- According to Catholic teaching, if I die before I can confess my sins, can I just confess them to God in Heaven?
If you think about it, it would probably be much better to confess your sins to God than any human on planet Earth.