BLESS me, Father…

It occurred to me today to ask other priests this question (in the event that there may be some priests among my readership): when the penitent says to you, “Bless me, Father, for I have sinned…”, do you actually give them a blessing?

I think of all the times I’ve been to confession, where the priest did nothing at that moment. Not the end of the world, to be sure – but in light of my last post about blessings, I think it could help…

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