The weight or seriousness of a sin, sometimes influenced bu circumstances and intentions
The philosophical theory that treats all knowledge as merely relative, denying the possibility
The act of "making up for" a sin or injustice to another person or group.
False and malicious misrepresentation of the words and actions of another, intended to injure his or her reputation
Truthfulness; the disposition of a person to tell the truth.
A maliciously false statement or report in order to defame or injure a person; same as calumny.
Attributes qualities that may not exist or which are exaggerated, usually for person gain or favor.
The action of taking away from a person's merit or reputation by disclosing another's true faults or sins. This is a sin against the Eighth Commandment because each person has a right to his good name.
The act of giving up one's life for the Faith.
The correlation between the idea in one's mind and objective reality.
The good or bad opinion commonly held about a person.
That which is contrary to truth; the intentional making of untrue statements.
A judgment that questions someone's character or concludes a moral defect without sufficient evidence
Reality as it is, even outside a person's intellect and independent of his acknowledgement of its existence.
Respect or good reputation that is acquired through the practice of virtue or heroic acts. The quality that brings people to be guided by the most elevated moral norms.
The practice of the virtue of patience with respect to the opinions or practices of others.
Jealous of others good fortunes.