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1.   When the priest pulls the slide, make the
Sign of Cross
and say:"Bless me Father, for I have sinned."
2.   Tell how long it is since your last confession, without waiting to be asked.
3.   Tell your sins, and the number of times that you committed them, and do this without pausing or delay.
4.   When you have told the last sin, say immediately: "For all these and the sins of my past life, especially those I cannot        now remember, I humbly ask pardon of God and Penance and absolution of you, Father."
5.   Then, listen attentively and humbly to the confessor and note the penance he imposses. Whilst he gives
you absolution, say an
Act of Contrition.