Your Life in Christ: Foundations in Catholic Morality (Third Edition)

Chapter 6: Psalm 51


Psalm 51

Film Focus: This video includes the sung text of Psalm 51 coupled with images to foster an atmosphere of reflection upon sin and forgiveness. 

Text Focus: Page 201

Discussion Questions:

  1. Why do you think the psalmist wrote this Psalm?
  2. What emotions did this video create within you?
  3. Has there ever been a time when you have desperately felt the need for forgiveness? Share that experience, if appropriate.
  4. Have you ever had a particularly moving experience of the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation? Share what that was like.

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