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Sanctions in the Church » Offenses and Penalties in General » Penalties and Other Punishments » Penal remedies and penances
Canon 1340. §1. A penance, which can be imposed in the external forum, is the performance of some work of religion or piety or charity.

§2. A public penance is never to be imposed for an occult transgression.

§3. According to his prudent judgement, the Ordinary may add penances to the penal remedy of warning or correction.
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