Of the Solemn Rite of Penance

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Of the Solemn Rite of Penance

We must now consider the solemn rite of Penance: under which head there are three points of inquiry:

  1. Whether a penance can be published or solemnized?
  2. Whether a solemn penance can be repeated?
  3. Whether public penance should be imposed on women?