Czasami zdarza się,że nie uda nam sie pójść do spowiedzi (po polsku) - ratunkiem w takiej sytuacji, może być spowiedź w języku angielskim. Zamieszczone poniżej przygotowanie do spowiedzi ( rachunek sumienia) pomoże wam w przejściu tego, trudnego (dla niektórych) doświadczenia tz. spowiedź i to jeszcze w obcym języku. Nie tłumaczyliśmy tego z bardzo prostej przyczyny- ułatwi nam to wyznanie grzechów w obcym języku. Jeśli jednak uważacie, że tłumaczenie przydało by się proszę o kontakt. Napewno dostosujemy się do Waszych sugestii.
Na stronie SPOWIEDŹ- CONFESSION -umieściliśmy tekst spowiedzi.
1. I am the Lord your God. You shall not havestrange gods before me.
Do I seek to love God with all my heart and with all my soul and with all my strength ?
Do I put anything or anyone above God?
Do I pray daily?
Have I had any involvement with the occult, witchcraft,wicca, ouija boards, seances, tarot cards, new age crystals, fortune telling, or the like?
Have I received Holy Communion in the state of
Have I abused the Sacrament of Penance by lying to the priest or deliberately not confessing a mortal sin?
Have I denied a truth of the faith out of concern for the respect or opinion of others?
2. You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain.
Have I used God's holy name irreverently?
Have I blasphemed God, the Church, Mary, the saints, or sacred places or things?
3. Remember to keep holy the Lord's Day.
Do I try to keep Sunday as a day of prayer, rest, and relaxation, avoiding unnecessary work?
Have I deliberately come late or left early from Mass without a good reason?
4. Honor your father and your mother.
Do I honor and respect my parents?
Have I deliberately hurt my parents?
Do I treat my children with love and respect?
Do I support and care for the well-being of all family members?
Have I neglected family duties?
Do I honor and obey my lawful superiors?
5. You shall not kill.
Have I deliberately harmed anyone?
Have I had an abortion or encouraged an abortion?
Have I attempted suicide or seriously considered it?
Have I abused drugs or alcohol?
Have I led anyone to sin through bad example or through direct encouragement?
6. You shall not commit adultery.
For the married
Am I faithful to my spouse in thought and action?
Have I used artificial contraception,? or been sterilized?
Was I married outside the Church without proper permission of the Church?
For the unmarried
Have I engaged in sexual activity with anyone of either sex?
Have I deliberately viewed pornographic magazines,videos or internet websites?
Have I masturbated?
Have I used impure language or told impure jokes?
Do I dress modestly?
7. You shall not steal.
Have I stolen or accepted stolen goods?
Have I deliberately destroyed the property of others?
Have I cheated anyone of what I owe?
Do I gamble excessively?
Do I share what I have with the poor and the
Church according to my means?
Have I pirated materials: videos, music, software?
8. You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
Have I lied? Have I sworn falsely?
Have I plagiarized or been academically dishonest?
Have I gossiped? Have I revealed secrets or confidential information without good reason?
Have I ruined the good name of others by spreading lies or maliciously revealing their faults and sins?
9. You shall not desire your neighbor's wife.
Have I deliberately and consciously permitted sexual thoughts about anyone besides my spouse?
Do I guard my imagination and senses?
Have I watched shows, plays, pictures or movies that contain impure scenes with the deliberate intention of being aroused by them? Am I responsible about what I read?
10. You shall not desire your neighbor's goods.
Am I envious of the possessions, abilities, talents, beauty, or success of others? You shall love your neighbor as yourself.
Do I love my neighbor? Is there anyone whom I do not love or refuse to love? Have I wished harm or misfortune on anyone?
Do I forgive from my heart those who have hurt me? Do I harbor hatred or grudges? Do I pray for my enemies?
Have I ridiculed or humiliated others?
Do I seek to help others in need?
Do I love myself as God loves me? Do I care for my physical, emotional, and spiritual health?
Do I forgive myself for my sins after bringing them to God in the Sacrament of Reconciliation?
Precepts of the Church
Have I deliberately missed Mass on a Sunday or Holy Day of obligation without a serious reason?
Do I go to confession at least once a year when Ihave serious sins to confess?
Do I receive Holy Communion, at least once during Eastertime?
Do I take part in the major feasts celebrating Our Lord, the Virgin Mary, and the saints?
Do I abstain from meat on Fridays during Lent (for ages 14 and over) and fast on one full meal on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday (for ages 18-59)? Do I fast for one hour before Holy Communion (water and medicine allowed)?
Do I contribute to support the material needs of the Church?