Skip to comments.Lists Every Catholic Should be Familiar With: The 7 Capital Sins and their Contrary Virtues
Posted on 07/21/2010 9:18:33 AM PDT by Salvation
Lists Every Catholic Should be Familiar With
The 7 Sacraments (The Holy Mysteries)
The 7 Corporal Works of Mercy
The 7 Spiritual Works of Mercy
The 3 Eminent Good Works
The 7 Gifts of the Holy Ghost (& the Charismata)
The 12 Fruits of the Holy Ghost
The 3 Theological Virtues
The 4 Cardinal Virtues
The 7 Capital Sins & Their Contrary Virtues
The 6 Sins Against the Holy Ghost
The 4 Sins That Cry Out to Heaven
The 3 Conditions of Mortal Sin
The 9 Ways We Participate in Others' Sins
The 10 Commandments
The 2 Greatest Commandments
The 3 Evangelical Counsels
The 6 Precepts of the Church
The Holy Days of Obligation (English)
The 3 Powers of the Soul
The 4 Pillars of the Catholic Faith
The 3 Pillars of the Church's Authority
The 3 Munera (Duties of the Ordained)
The 3 Parts of the Church
The 4 Marks of the Church
The 12 Apostles
The 12 Tribes of Israel
The 8 Beatitudes
The 14 Stations of the Cross
The 7 Sorrows (Dolours) and 7 Joys of Our Lady
The 7 Sorrows and 7 Joys of St. Joseph
The 15 Mysteries of the Rosary
The Order of Creation
The 9 Choirs of Angels
The 3 levels of reverence
The 14 Holy Helpers
The 7 Last Words of Christ
The 4 Last Things (The Novissima)
The 7 Capital Sins and their Contrary Virtues
Unrestrained appreciation of our own worth
Immoderate desire for earthly goods
Hankering for impure pleasures
Inordinate desire for revenge
Unrestrained use of food and drink
Sorrow over another's good fortune
Laxity in keeping the Faith and the practice of virtue
The 7 Capital Sins, also known as "The 7 Deadly Sins," are those sins that give rise to other sins. They were first enumerated by Pope St. Gregory the Great in "Moralia in Job."
Pray for those virtues!
So are all those who claimed that they were baptized Catholic, but no longer practice the Catholic faith guilty of sloth?
**Sloth Laxity in keeping the Faith and the practice of virtue
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Every Catholic Should be Familiar With The 7 Capital Sins?
How familiar? I’m not Catholic, but I’m pretty good at most of ‘em.
Good at committing the seven capital sins? I think you didn’t mean that. At least I hope you didn’t.
Good at knowing them — that’s what you meant, correct?
Seven Deadly Sins: Sloth or 'Acedia'
Seven deadly sins alive and well today, says Jesuit journal
The Virtue-Driven Life
The Virtues (counteracting the REAL Seven Deadly Sins)
What are Capital Sins? [Seven Deadly Sins]
We’re all guilty of something. :)
I know I am constantly at battle with Satan with the pride. It seems to be a forerunner of all the sins.
As long as you stay on God's side, you will win. There is no doubt.
It seems to be a forerunner of all the sins.
Amazing how that works, isn't it. Most people seem to think that pride isn't such a big deal, but it really DOES lead to the other sins.
LOL at the photo. My kitchen looks like that sometimes. I trash it when I cook. Still laughing.
Yes I think sloth addresses all kinds of laziness. I was amazed to see the laziness with faith addressed, but it sure makes sense. Brings to mind C and E Catholics who don’t even bother going to Reconciliation during the Easter season.
LOL at the photo. My kitchen looks like that sometimes. I trash it when I cook. Still laughing.Hey, I had to eat a lot of food this morning to get it to look that way!! :)