Origin of confessional
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Dylan was never destined to be a stadium rocker or a confessional, emo singer-songwriter.Jakob Dylan has always been part cowboy-troubadour, part rabbi|Tim Greiving|July 9, 2021|Washington Post
TikTok briefly changed that image by elevating unfiltered, “real” content from regular users, like Wood’s confessional van videos and Paluso’s birding Q&As.Meet the TikTokers Upending Outdoor Influencer Culture|Terry Nguyen|June 10, 2021|Outside Online
BTS has pulled off this confessional, one-on-one intimacy all while building an international fanbase, despite considerable language and cultural barriers.
BTS’s climb to success, then, involved the band finding a way to communicate that this confessional image was real.
She also wanted to be right with God and wanted my film — titled A Matter of Life and Death — to be a confessional.
It gets a lot of page views, but it contributes to the idea that all personal writing has to be confessional.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life|David Yaffe|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I obtained court records, and a long, confessional interview he did with Dan Rather that CNN never aired.A Full-Length Bill Cosby Portrait: From Track Star to Ugly Sweaters|Scott Porch|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course, this was his plan the whole time, as this making-of/confessional video demonstrates.Viral Video of the Day: 29 ‘Perfect’ Impressions Were Faked!|Alex Chancey|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But honest scholars must “follow the evidence where it leads,” and sometimes this path departs from the confessional highway.The Christian Reformed Church Still Won’t Stand Up For Science|Karl W. Giberson|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One, a close-framed confessional, watches as a Free Syrian Army fighter describes killing a man he knew to be innocent.Syria’s Underground Film Club: Anonymous ‘Emergency Cinema,’ No Dead Bodies|Nina Strochlic|June 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He gained the shade of a pillar, which stood at the corner of a confessional, and stood there wondering what he should do.
"It seems now all is really over," thought Chicot, and he came out of the confessional.
The difference in confessional adherence was of no account, he said, and an immediate answer was desired.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane
He walked up to it, and recognized it as a robot-confessional booth.The Status Civilization|Robert Sheckley
I never sit in "the box," as the people call the confessional.My New Curate|P.A. Sheehan