Day 31 of the 54-Day Novena: Joyful Mysteries in Thanksgiving

Valid Sacraments Administered by a Priest in Mortal Sin?

If a priest is in a state of mortal sin, would Masses said by him or absolutions given by him be valid?

YES, because he acts in persona Christi.

The validity of a Sacrament does not depend on the virtue or even the state of soul of the one who confects it.

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