Discuss what is meant by the term: Absolution, Sacramental. Include such things as who is authorized and by who, the absolution formula, penance, etc.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:59 pm ad1c9bdddf
The act by which bishops and priests, acting as agents of Christ and ministers of the Church, grant forgiveness of sins in the sacrament of penance. The essential formula of absolution is: "I absolve you from your sins; in the name of the Father, and of the Son, ...
This solution discusses what is meant by the term: Absolution, Sacramentalm including who is authorized and by who, the absolution formula, penance, etc.