During Holy Week we can't go to Confession - the Sacrament of Reconciliation - as part of our 'Easter Duties'. But there is a mechanism for the forgiveness of sins at this unique time.
Our Catholic churches would have been packed on Easter Sunday but in 2020 we won’t be able to take communion and celebrate the resurrection of Our Lord and Saviour under the church roof. This year we will follow Holy Week at home.
In preparation, many would have availed themselves of the Sacrament of Reconciliation – Confession – to prepare for a fresh start at Easter.
But what does it mean for our spiritual well-being and salvation if we can’t fulfil our “Easter Duties”?
Many have asked, Cardinal Vincent Nichols answers in this video.