Peter Fink, S.J., is a retreat director at Ignatius House Jesuit Retreat Center in Atlanta. He was formerly a professor of sacramental and liturgical theology at Weston Jesuit School of Theology, in Cambridge, Mass., and an associate pastor at Saint Francis Xavier Church in New York City.
The question remains alive today, perhaps even more so after a year of living through the Covid-19 pandemic. But today it might be rephrased as two different questions for two different audiences: “How shall one go to confession now?” and “Why go to confession at all?”
A book review is meant to give a rough outline of the structure and content of a work some assessment of its merits and a recommendation to those who would most benefit by reading the book Yet as I engage Meeting Mystery and Nathan Mitchell rsquo s exquisite invitation into the realm of Christian