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#Confession

# confession - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Greek farmer confesses to killing American scientist whose body was found in WWII bunker
# Murder
# Murder

Greek farmer confesses to killing American scientist whose body was found in WWII bunker

Jul 16th 2019, 10:49 PM 32,027 Views 15 Comments

Eaton had been attending a conference on the island.

# confession - Monday 3 September, 2018

Twitter is a pure fess-up fest, and you're about to feel a lot better about yourself
# Twitter Fesses Up
From The Daily Edge
# Twitter Fesses Up

Twitter is a pure fess-up fest, and you're about to feel a lot better about yourself

Sep 3rd 2018, 9:00 PM 6,778 Views 1 Comment

It’s a grim world out there.

# confession - Friday 1 June, 2018

'How can you cheer abortion?': Bishop 'horrified' by referendum celebrations
# Euthanasia
# Euthanasia

'How can you cheer abortion?': Bishop 'horrified' by referendum celebrations

Jun 1st 2018, 9:04 PM 84,420 Views 121 Comments

Alphonsus Cullinan said Catholic Yes voters “should go to confession”.

# confession - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

8 confessions that we need to be forgiven for immediately
# Forgive Us
From The Daily Edge
# Forgive Us

8 confessions that we need to be forgiven for immediately

May 29th 2018, 3:43 PM 5,038 Views 1 Comment

Big bag of confession with the lads.

# confession - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Belgian hopes rise for breakthrough in 1980s killings
# Confession
# Confession

Belgian hopes rise for breakthrough in 1980s killings

Oct 28th 2017, 9:15 AM 14,510 Views 23 Comments

A confession by a former policeman might hold answers to the murders.

# confession - Friday 6 May, 2016

Someone in Galway is actually selling this church confession box
# Give Up Yer Aul Sins
From The Daily Edge
# Give Up Yer Aul Sins

Someone in Galway is actually selling this church confession box

May 6th 2016, 8:00 PM 4,442 Views 6 Comments

Hero.

# confession - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Belgian authorities finally have the 'man in the hat' in custody
# Identified
# Identified

Belgian authorities finally have the 'man in the hat' in custody

Apr 9th 2016, 7:58 PM 17,653 Views 0 Comments

Mohamed Abrini has confessed to being the man seen at Brussels airport.

# confession - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Levi Bellfield admits killing British teen Milly Dowler
# Confession
# Confession

Levi Bellfield admits killing British teen Milly Dowler

Jan 27th 2016, 11:11 PM 47,784 Views 44 Comments

Despite his conviction for the girl’s murder, this is the first time he has ever admitted it to police.

# confession - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Identical twin admits to rapes his brother was imprisoned for
# France
# France

Identical twin admits to rapes his brother was imprisoned for

Sep 8th 2015, 6:15 AM 34,031 Views 26 Comments

Yoan Gomis confessed to his crimes after his twin brother Elvin had been wrongly imprisoned for ten months.

# confession - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Sharing everything about yourself online can be a form of self-bullying
# Tell All
# Tell All

Sharing everything about yourself online can be a form of self-bullying

Mar 17th 2015, 10:00 PM 16,824 Views 21 Comments

“You can lose honour and respect if you’re revealing something ludicrous and silly that you’ve done.”

# confession - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Enda's only at the Ploughing for this woman's brown bread
# Enda Kenny
# Enda Kenny

Enda's only at the Ploughing for this woman's brown bread

Sep 25th 2014, 9:38 PM 10,800 Views 19 Comments

It all unfolded live on air.

# confession - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Men freed after 30 years in US prison for crime they didn't commit
# Freedom
# Freedom

Men freed after 30 years in US prison for crime they didn't commit

Sep 3rd 2014, 8:46 AM 21,051 Views 51 Comments

The two men are mentally impaired and one of them is the longest serving death row inmate in North Carolina.

# confession - Monday 14 April, 2014

Pakistani man held for cannibalism after eating baby
# Confession
# Confession

Pakistani man held for cannibalism after eating baby

Apr 14th 2014, 2:42 PM 32,822 Views 51 Comments

The man admitted the terrible crime after being arrested by police. He had already served two years in prison for cannibalism.

# confession - Monday 3 March, 2014

North Korea deports 75-year-old Australian after he signs "confession"
# Free
# Free

North Korea deports 75-year-old Australian after he signs "confession"

Mar 3rd 2014, 8:32 AM 14,299 Views 21 Comments

The missionary had been detained last month for distributing religious material.

# confession - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Fancy a confession box for the gaff? You can buy this one
# I Have Sinned
From The Daily Edge
# I Have Sinned

Fancy a confession box for the gaff? You can buy this one

Jan 29th 2014, 3:06 PM 3,144 Views 1 Comment

Give up yer aul sins without missing the soaps.

# confession - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Cycling’s 2013: Armstrong admission overshadows Froome dominance
# Road Trippers
From The42
# Road Trippers

Cycling’s 2013: Armstrong admission overshadows Froome dominance

Dec 29th 2013, 7:30 AM 1,439 Views 1 Comment

Team Sky took the yellow jersey at the Tour but the big story arrived away from the Champs Elysees.

# confession - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

American confesses to murder as he is executed
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

American confesses to murder as he is executed

Oct 16th 2013, 7:00 PM 29,831 Views 215 Comments

William Happ raped and strangled Angie Crowley in 1986 but only confessed as he lay on execution table.

# confession - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Lance Armstrong 'plans to admit doping' in Oprah interview
# Confession
From The42
# Confession

Lance Armstrong 'plans to admit doping' in Oprah interview

Jan 12th 2013, 9:54 AM 10,284 Views 48 Comments

The shamed former peloton leader will tape an interview with Oprah Winfrey on Monday in Austin.

# confession - Sunday 2 December, 2012

11 things we all did when we were kids
# Irish Childhood
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Childhood

11 things we all did when we were kids

Dec 2nd 2012, 12:00 PM 36,111 Views 56 Comments

Did you learn about Willie Birmingham? And use furniture to avoid lava?

# confession - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Fall guy: Michael Owen admits to diving for England
# I Confess
From The42
# I Confess

Fall guy: Michael Owen admits to diving for England

Oct 11th 2012, 12:27 PM 935 Views 3 Comments

The Stoke striker admitted to ‘winning’ spotters against Argentina in two World Cups.

# confession - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Column: I don’t want my son to make his Communion, but I’m worried
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I don’t want my son to make his Communion, but I’m worried

Oct 3rd 2012, 7:00 AM 7,712 Views 275 Comments

Communion takes up too much school time says Emma Gilmore, but by opting out she fears her son may be ostracised.

# confession - Monday 24 September, 2012

Germany's Catholics told to pay church tax or no sacraments
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Germany's Catholics told to pay church tax or no sacraments

Sep 24th 2012, 6:07 PM 14,372 Views 147 Comments

Anyone who does not pay between eight and 10 per cent of income tax to the church will no longer be able to receive sacraments or become a godparent.

# confession - Monday 20 August, 2012

Swedish serial killer case to be reviewed
# Sweden
# Sweden

Swedish serial killer case to be reviewed

Aug 20th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,126 Views 4 Comments

Sture Bergwall was convicted of eight murders before later retracting his confession – and being acquitted in three cases.

China: Gu Kailai given suspended death sentence for Heywood murder
# China
# China

China: Gu Kailai given suspended death sentence for Heywood murder

Aug 20th 2012, 7:46 AM 3,370 Views 1 Comment

Gu Kailai was found guilty of murdering British businessman Neil Heywood, a crime she had confessed to, and given the death penalty with two years’ reprieve in a case which has rocked China.

# confession - Thursday 8 September, 2011

No exceptions for priests in child abuse legislation
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

No exceptions for priests in child abuse legislation

Sep 8th 2011, 12:34 PM 1,461 Views 63 Comments

Catholic confession will not get special treatment in new laws over reporting child abuse, the government has confirmed.

# confession - Monday 29 August, 2011

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments
# Confession
# Confession

Shatter insists mandatory reporting will apply to priests despite Cardinal's comments

Aug 29th 2011, 11:06 AM 1,947 Views 16 Comments

Cardinal Seán Brady has said that the seal of the confession is inviolable and that any attempt to undermine it is a challenge to the right of Catholics to freedom of religion.

# confession - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Poll: Should priests be exempted from mandatory crime reporting?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should priests be exempted from mandatory crime reporting?

Jul 16th 2011, 10:15 AM 4,619 Views 62 Comments

The government is to make it a crime for priests not to report a crime if it’s confessed to them. What do you think?

New row between Church and State over ‘privileged’ confessions
# Confession
# Confession

New row between Church and State over ‘privileged’ confessions

Jul 16th 2011, 10:01 AM 1,237 Views 29 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald says the ‘privilege’ of confession will not exempt a priest from new duties reporting child abuse.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jul 16th 2011, 9:06 AM 2,244 Views 7 Comments

Nine things to know this morning, including a row between Church and State, the wrong type of Roscommon U-turn, and a bad day for Lady Gaga…

# confession - Friday 15 July, 2011

FG's Charlie Flanagan says the Papal Nuncio should be expelled
# Cloyne
# Cloyne

FG's Charlie Flanagan says the Papal Nuncio should be expelled

Jul 15th 2011, 7:40 AM 931 Views 39 Comments

The Vatican’s response to allegations of clerical sex abuse in Cloyne was described as “unhelpful”.

# confession - Friday 1 April, 2011

Column: Cardinal Rules Part 18. Diary of a priest stuck in a confessional.
# Cardinal Rules
# Cardinal Rules

Column: Cardinal Rules Part 18. Diary of a priest stuck in a confessional.

Apr 1st 2011, 4:23 PM 23 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland brings us exclusive extracts from Fr Brendan Phelan’s short but intense journal, Without Hope, about his five days locked in a confession box.

# confession - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

iConfess to Almighty God - Church approves confession app
# IConfess
From The Daily Edge
# IConfess

iConfess to Almighty God - Church approves confession app

Feb 9th 2011, 2:50 PM 1,028 Views 0 Comments

The new app means you can confess to the Almighty while on the go, plus our top five religious apps.