mortal sin


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mortal sin

Christianity a sin regarded as involving total loss of grace
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According to Oyejola, 'we encourage you to go and register in order to enable you to perform your civic responsibilities, cast your votes for candidates of your choice, but don't sell your voter's cards, if you do that, it is a mortal sin that could send the owners to hell'.
Especially when we have come with mortal sins in our soul, but also when our sins have been venial, the knowledge that we are clean and full of grace is a big help in deciding to struggle harder to avoid falling again.
Mortal sin and its wage, on the other hand, apply only to the perpetrators of the Holocaust and of other large-scale misadventures, like marathon bombers and those who cover up child abuse.
This mortal sin could only be cleared by going to confession.
Luther's theology of dying separated the Christian's approach to death from anxieties over mortal sin to concentrate instead on the only thing he saw as necessary for the dying: faith in God's promise outside of us.
Hoarding, like the other five capital sins, is related and in fact finds its head (or caput, from which capital derives) in the mortal sin known as pride.
I can only conclude (in order for him to beget a wife) that his mother Eve conceived a daughter which of course would be tantamount to incest, which as we all know is a mortal sin.
Can the Church impose under pain of sin, particularly of mortal sin, something which is not demanded by the natural law or the Gospel?
I committed the mortal sin of forgetting to take some extra cash with me and had to rely on my friend for cash.
Poverty's proprietors; ownership and mortal sin at the origins of the Observant Movement.
If you look at Ryan Babel it is a mortal sin he now sits on the bench at Liverpool," said van Basten.
argued in late September that it's a mortal sin for priests to give communion to "the unworthy.