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The Catholic Catechism tells us that though sin is a "personal act", we are nonetheless responsible for sins committed by others when we "cooperate in them: by participating directly and voluntarily in them; by ordering, advising, praising, or approving them; by not disclosing or not hindering them when we have an obligation to do so; by protecting evildoers.
The indulgences offered by the medieval Catholic church did not in themselves offer forgiveness for sins.
Public-ity" was considered an essential part of penance for sins by the third century.