Indulgence

Indulgence, remission by Church authority of the guilt of a sin on the penitent confession of the sinner to a priest, which, according to Roman Catholic theology, the Church is enabled to dispense out of the inexhaustible treasury in reserve of the merits of Christ.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Induction * Indus
India-rubber, Caoutchouc
Indiction
Indium
Individualism
Indo-China
Indo-European
Indo-Germanic
Indore
Indra
Induction
Indulgence
Indus
Inertia
Inez de Castro
Infallibility
Infante, Infanta
Inferi
Inferno
Inflection
Influenza
Infralapsarians

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Indulgence in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

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