The original sin, in my view, was Gore's attempt to recount just the votes in a few heavily Democratic counties.
I do not believe in original sin—not at all—but I do put some importance on the presence of grace.
As my friend Phil Maciak has written, “letting Brody live past the first season” was Homeland's “original sin.”
"A case of the transmission of the original sin, I suppose," answered the Doctor, as she retired through the door.
The doctrine of original sin must once have had a meaning and a purpose.
This original sin is neither more nor less than the brute inheritance that every man carries with him.
We need not have recourse to the doctrine of original sin in order to account for these.
Of the two she possessed a greater share of original sin compared with the size of her soul.
It has all the paradox of original sin in the service of aboriginal faith.
"The pit of original sin," Hallam named it, advising her to give over the task of purification.
The sin of Adam and Eve, the essential event of the Fall of Man. According to the most common teaching of Christians, all descendants of Adam and Eve — that is, all people — share in this sin and are, from the time they are conceived, in a state of sin. In German, the term used is Erbsunde, meaning “inherited sin,” a more explanatory term than the English one. Jesus, through his Crucifixion and Resurrection, atoned for original sin. All who believe in Jesus and accept baptism are freed from original sin and experience salvation. (See justification by grace, through faith.)