All Catholics older than age seven are required to confess their sins once a year. For more information on Confession, see the chapter on confession in the Catechism. For help in preparing yourself for Confession, see How to go to Confession.

Confession is available (in English and Spanish) Wednesdays during adoration from 8:15-9:15 pm in the lower level of the Chapel, as well as after Mass on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays, before Mass on Mondays, and by appointment (email

Most local parishes have Confessions available during the week. Check out St Francis Chapel in the Prudential CenterSt. Clement's Eucharistic Shrine, or St. Paul's at Harvard Square.