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When lip service to some mysterious deity permits bestiality on Wednesday and absolution on Sunday, cash me out. - Frank Sinatra
As however the ancients say that in case of necessity any Christian lay person can administer the sacrament of Baptism, so Luther says the same thing about absolution in case of necessity, where no priest is present. - Martin Chemnitz
It appertaineth to the true God alone to be able to loose men from their sins. - Saint Clement of Alexandria
It is not the ambassador, it is not the messenger, but the Lord Himself that saveth His people. The Lord remaineth alone, for no man can be partner with God in forgiving sins; this office belongs solely to Christ, who taketh away the sins of the world. - Saint Ambrose
Psychoanalysis is the confession without absolution. - Germaine Greer
Forgive! How many will say, 'forgive,' and find a sort of absolution in the sound to hate a little longer! - Lord Alfred Tennyson
No man taketh away sins (which the law, though holy, just and good, could not take away), but He in whom there is no sin. - Saint Bede
He alone can remit sins who is appointed our Master by the Father of all; He only is able to discern obedience from disobedience. - Saint Clement of Alexandria
Neither angel, nor archangel, not yet even the Lord Himself (who alone can say 'I am with you'), can, when we have sinned, release us, unless we bring repentance with us. - Saint Ambrose