sins

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apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins) acedia , laziness , sloth
belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins) anger , ira , ire , wrath
reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins) avarice , avaritia , covetousness , greed , rapacity
sins, seven deadly cardinal sins
sad for one's sins, offenses contrite , penitent , remorseful , rueful
spite and resentment at seeing the success of another (personified as one of the deadly sins) envy , invidia
person who sins (without repenting) evildoer , sinner
eating to excess (personified as one of the deadly sins) gluttony , gula , overeating
remission by the pope of the temporal punishment in purgatory that is still due for sins even after absolution indulgence
self-indulgent sexual desire (personified as one of the deadly sins) lust , luxuria
unreasonable and inordinate self-esteem (personified as one of the deadly sins) pride , superbia
(theology) in Roman Catholic theology the place where those who have died in a state of grace undergo limited torment to expiate their sins purgatory
forgivable (sins) remissible , venial
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