act of contrition


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act of contrition

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1. (Theology) Christianity a short prayer of penitence
2. something done to show sorrow for one's past actions
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Santos, fined P200,000 by the league, has since apologized and Jones, who is Black, has accepted his act of contrition after a bitter back and forth on social media.
Instead of chasing shadows, Wike should productively engage himself, both as a matter of responsibility being the Rivers state governor and as an act of contrition, remorse and remediation.
This act of contrition set the stage for (http://edition.cnn.com/2019/04/30/tech/facebook-f8-zuckerberg-keynote/index.html) Facebook's solution to the unending wave of controversy continuing to bash its brands.
He reckons such an act of contrition makes the ref TURN TO PAGE 59 FROM BACK PAGE look weak and will undermine his authority in future games, especially involving Rangers.
"When the bishops meet in public to discuss these procedures, there is a danger that it's less an act of contrition and more an occasion for scoring political points," he said.
Could it be, asks Dillon, that the secular might also challenge the church to the same kind of act of contrition that modernity itself has needed to make?
Stuart and Mick insist they will find whoever is responsible, and seeing this act of contrition as a sure sign of guilt, Tina decides to report Stuart.
Its a model of the way anyone can make an act of contrition.God forgives the most outrageous sin as long as you repent.
To write and read the Bangsamoro is not an act of contrition but rather of a conscious effort to be engaged, to resist, and to abandon a language that legitimizes the systematic oppression of the Bangsamoro.
"The certainty of forgiveness upon the act of contrition is one of the most hopeful and joyful aspects of the (Catholic) faith," she said.
In 1988, the then US president Ronald Reagan signed into law the Civil Liberties Act, effectively an act of contrition by the government, and authorised a payment of $20,000 (Dh73,560) to each individual survivor.