Saturday June 6, 2020

A voice from inside the confessional

The Dark Box: A Secret History of Confession. By John Cornwell. Profile Books, €21.40. Reviewed by Andrew Lynch.

2nd February, 2014
The scriptural basis for confession is slight, but it retains a powerful place in the spiritual imagination. Picture: Getty

The Dark Box: A Secret History of Confession

**By** John Cornwell

**Profile Books,** €21.40

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