Auricular Confession

Some articles on confession, auricular confession:

Sacrament Of Confession - Christianity - Anglicanism
... In the Anglican tradition, confession and absolution is usually a component part of corporate worship, particularly at services of the Holy Eucharist ... of silent prayer during which believers may inwardly confess their sins, a form of general confession said together by all present and the pronouncement of general absolution by the priest, often accompanied by the ... Private or auricular confession is also practiced by Anglicans and is especially common among Anglo-Catholics ...

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