Church of the Descent of the Holy Spirit, Ballineaspaig, Cork, Ireland



The Keys are a symbol of the authority of the Papacy and the Church's power to "bind and to loose" (Matthew 16:19). The priest imparts absolution saying "Ego te Absolvo" and blesses the penitent.

Rose Window

Rose Window depicting the Seven Sacraments

Baptism Confirmation Eucharist Reconciliation Anointing Ordination Matrimony Peace and Justice