Will your pastor open the confessional on Good Friday?
Though celebrating the sacrament is not required, many pastors believe that confession is forbidden on Good Friday.
Due to a bad English translation from the Latin and a desire to dampen any enthusiasm for "pre-Vatican Two" devotional practices, a generation or two of priests have been led to believe that the rubrics for Good Friday forbid confessions being heard today.
The 2002 edition of the Roman Missal removes all ambiguity: "On this and the following day, the Church, from a most ancient tradition, does not at all celebrate the sacraments, except for (the sacraments of) Penance and Anointing of the Sick."
So, there may be many perfectly good reasons for not offering the sacrament today; however, "The rubrics say we can't have confession on Good Friday" is not one of them.
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