Confession: A Roman Catholic AppTaylor Marshall has 10 other cool Catholic iPhone apps.
The text of this app was developed in collaboration with Rev. Thomas G. Weinandy, OFM, Executive Director of the Secretariat for Doctrine and Pastoral Practices of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, and Rev. Dan Scheidt, pastor of Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Mishawaka, IN. The app received an imprimatur from Bishop Kevin C. Rhodes of the Diocese of Fort Wayne – South Bend. It is the first known imprimatur to be given for an iPhone/iPad app.
- Custom examination of Conscience based upon age, sex, and vocation (single, married, priest, or religious)
- Multiple user support with password protected accounts
- Ability to add sins not listed in standard examination of conscience
- Confession walkthrough including time of last confession in days, weeks, months, and years
- Choose from 7 different acts of contrition
- Custom interface for iPad
- Full retina display support
Nihil Obstat: Reverend Monsignor Michael Heintz, PhD
Imprimatur: + Kevin C. Rhoades
Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend
December 17, 2010
Friday, January 28, 2011
New Confession App for iPhone
This sounds pretty cool, and it comes with a Nihil Obstat and an Imprimatur (see here for a quick explanation of what those are).