Catechism of the Catholic Church #1486: The forgiveness of sins committed after Baptism is conferred by a particular sacrament called the sacrament of conversion, confession, Penance or Reconciliation.

Confessions at St Michael’s Cathedral take place every Friday before 6.p.m. Mass (from about 5.00 – 5.45p.m), and also Every Sunday before the 10.30 a.m. Mass (i.e. from 9.30 to 10.15 a.m). Extra times for Confession are also announced during Advent and Lent.