As I recognize them in myself and in those around me I am coming to an understanding that they are actual spirit beings. These are also known as the Seven Deadly Sins.
The Seven Heavenly Virtues is a classic interpretation of seven basic concepts that will lead your soul to glory. They differ somewhat from the three theological virtues love, hope, faith and the four cardinal virtues prudence, justice, temperance and fortitude combined.
In alphabetical order, here are the big seven each of which conveniently corresponds to one of the Seven Deadly Sinsalong with some trope examples demonstrating each.
Note that this is just one list; there are plenty of others, as shown below. Being Generous Towards Others. A willingness, or even desire, to help others and better the world, no matter the cost to your personal self.
The path of a graceful and noble spirit. The Good Samaritan is this virtue personified.
Generosity, charity, self-sacrifice; the term should not be confused with the more restricted modern use of the word charity to mean benevolent giving. Love, in the sense of an unlimited loving kindness towards all others, is held to be the ultimate perfection of the human spirit, because it is said to both glorify and reflect the nature of God.
Such love is self-sacrificial. Confusion can arise from the multiple meanings of the English word "love". This love is necessary for salvation, and with it no one can be lost. This virtue is the mainstay of The Atonerand Hurting Hero. An extremely strong sense of Charity, to the point that it overcomes common sense, becomes Honor Before Reason.
Using this virtue as an excuse for suicidal tendencies or poor planning results in Martyr Without a Causealthough in a Martyrdom Culture this virtue will more easily extend to a Death Seeker. The angel who embodies the virtue of Charity is Michael. Being Unhindered by Worldly Desires.
The ability to overcome temptation and show self-discipline. Note that the fulfillment of the virtue is not through lack of being tempted, but rather of making the conscious decision to better yourself rather than do what you know is morally wrong. Abstaining from sexual conduct according to one's state in life; the practice of courtly love and romantic friendship.
Cleanliness through cultivated good health and hygiene, and maintained by refraining from intoxicants. To be honest with oneself, one's family, one's friends, and to all of humanity. Embracing of moral wholesomeness and achieving purity of thought-through education and betterment.
The ability to refrain from being distracted and influenced by hostility, temptation or corruption. The angel who embodies the virtue of Chastity is Uriel.Seven Deadly Sins Words | 6 Pages. Memoir/ Reflection Essay The seven deadly sins are always view in a negative way.
Well since they are considered sins I guess they will ways be viewed that way. Like Pride is the desire to be better than everyone and love only oneself.
Wrath is to have uncontrollable feeling of hatred and anger. Looking for DVDs on the same subject matter - I bought both "Seven Deadly Sins, Seven Lively Virtues" DVD by Robert Barron And the "Seven Deadly Sins" DVD from the History Channel both available from alphabetnyc.coms: Accompanying the list of the seven deadly sins is a list of seven virtues, which are seen as the inverse of the cardinal sins.
Neither list, of the seven deadly sins or of the seven cardinal virtues, is explicitly biblical.
The seven deadly sins, also known as the capital vices or cardinal sins, is a grouping and classification of vices within Christian teachings. Behaviours or habits are classified under this category if they directly give birth to other immoralities. . This item: Seven Deadly Sins, Seven Lively Virtues by Robert Barron DVD $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon.
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The Seven Deadly Sins: A Convenient Guide to Eternal Damnation might possess the four Cardinal Virtues. Only a Christian in medieval belief would possess faith in God, hope for an afterlife, and caritas--the type of charity in which one does good deeds out of love for God alone.).