Bishops Allow "Absolution" Without Confession

“Absolution may be imparted in a general manner,” the Hungarian bishops decided as a measure during the Coronavirus panic. However, it's mysterious how this could happen since all public liturgies …
Liturgies will be cancelled from Sunday on. We have some days for general absolution in order to limit personal contact with possible virus-spreaders. Do not fool yourself, it is a worldwide possibility in cases of emergency. There are well defined conditions for such reception of this sacrament. It is true that many may not benefit from it due to a lack of faith and contrition.