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confessor British & World English

A priest who hears confessions and gives absolution and spiritual counsel

father confessor British & World English

A priest who hears confessions and gives absolution and spiritual counsel

Edward the Confessor, St British & World English

(Circa 1003–66), son of Ethelred the Unready, king of England 1042–66. Famed for his piety, Edward founded Westminster Abbey, where he was eventually buried. Feast day, 13 October