It’s important to regularly take the time to examine our conscience, to pause and reflect on our life and look for the ways we may have done wrong or failed to do good. The important part of this process is to reflect on our sorrow over our sins, and how they have hurt Christ or others in our life.
The 5 Steps to an examination of conscience?
- Examine your conscience.
- Be sincerely sorry for your sins.
- Confess your sins.
- Resolve to amend your life.
- After your confession do the penance that is assigned you.