A Scottish diocese has released an app that will help someone in urgent need of confession to find forgiveness. Not that users can type in their sins and receive a text of absolution. The app shows the nearest Roman Catholic Church.
Actually, the description in the press sounds rather sensationalized. I think what we have is a church-finder, something every denomination should probably have.
Do you know of similar church-related apps? What others would be useful? (I am open to both serious and humorous suggestions.) [Read more…]