A priest who hears confessions
One in whom secrets are confided
In the early Christian church, a presbyter, or elder
A person whom one consults, esp. regularly, as about personal difficulties
Penitentiary is defined as a prison, or a tribunal in the Roman Catholic Church.
A person to whom a church or another religious group has officially attributed the title of "saint"; a holy or godly person; one eminent for piety and virtue.
A person or animal killed as a sacrifice to a god in a religious rite
A character in a drama or fiction, such as a trusted friend or servant, who serves as a device for revealing the inner thoughts or intentions of a main character.
One who is entrusted with secrets or confidential information.
A display; a manifestation:
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