Confession Is a Place of Victory

What is the priest thinking when you make your confession? Fr. Mike reveals the answer in this video from The 99, a simple three-part system that will help you quickly and easily organize an effective, ongoing evangelization effort in your parish or community. Learn more at

Featuring Mark Hart, Fr. Mike Schmitz, Leah Darrow, Sr. Miriam James Heidland, Fr. Josh Johnson, and more, this program will kickstart a movement within the walls of your parish and beyond.

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Meet Fr. Mike Schmitz

Fr. Mike Schmitz serves as Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Duluth and as chaplain for the Newman Catholic Campus Ministry at the University of Minnesota-Duluth.

He is a presenter in Ascension’s ChosenAltaration, and The 99 programs, and has a channel on Ascension Presents. He is also the host of the Ascension podcasts The Bible in a Year and The Catechism in a Year.