Contrition

(Christian) religious concept; repentance for sins one has committed

In Christian theology, contrition (from Latin contritus "ground to pieces"), is repentance for sins one has committed. The remorseful person is said to be contrite.

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  • My sacrifice, O God, is a broken spirit. A broken and contrite heart you will not despise.

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