I am not come here to play the part of your father-confessor.
This care he cannot delegate to any priest or father-confessor.
You are my father-confessor, and task me soundly with my faults.
You will find my Father-Confessor there, whom I think you have met.
In 1675 Pre Lachaise entered on his functions of father-confessor to the king.
Fancy that I am a Christian, and that you are my father-confessor, from whom no secrets must be kept back.
If I had a father-confessor—which, thank's-be, I haven't, and a jolly good thing for him!
Though clearly but a young man, he could at will invest himself with the aloof but benevolent dignity of a father-confessor.
The work made so strong an impression that the queen's father-confessor, in 1480, published a refutation by royal command.
I will tell you all about it presently, just as though you were my father-confessor; I will not hide one little thing from you.