Penance

Penance, in the Roman Catholic Church an expression of penitence as well as the sacrament of absolution; also the suffering to which a penitent voluntarily subjects himself, according to the schoolmen, as an expression of his penitence, and in punishment of his sin; the three steps of penitence were contrition, confession, and satisfaction.

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

Pemmican * Penang
Pella
Pellegrini, Carlo
Pellico, Silvio
Pellisson, Paul
Pelopidas
Peloponnesian War
Peloponnesus
Pelops
Pembrokeshire
Pemmican
Penance
Penang
Penates
Penda
Pendennis
Pendleton
Pendragon
Penelope
Peninsular State
Peninsular War
Penitential Psalms

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