7th grade Mercy and Reconciliation
Terms in this set (11)
Offense against God in thought, word, action or neglect of action.
Enticement to sin.
occasion of sin
Persons, places or things that may easily cause us to sin.
Sin that kills God's life within us.
3 things that make a mortal sin.
Offense must be seriously wrong. We must know clearly that what we choose to think, do, say, or not do is seriously wrong. We must freely choose to commit the sin.
Sins that are not serious violations of God's Holy law. They weaken our relationship with God.
The act of our intellect by which we judge right from wrong in human actions.
God has love and tenderness towards weak mankind.
A way to deny our selfish desires. By doing little things that are not appealing to us, for the love of God, we strengthen our wills.
examination of conscience
Time of reflection to help us know what sins we commit and how often we commit them. Helps us discover our sins and work on a change of heart.
words of forgiveness