- Nov 9, 2012
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- PA, USA
Ok, maybe you're perfect, but the rest of us wrestle with the passions and transgress the law from time to time.biro said:No, we don't.TheTrisagion said:There is a difference between committing a sin and being guilty of breaking the law. The standard is: Have you broken the law? You can't answer and say: No, I haven't broken the law because I didn't steal anything and don't worship pagan gods. Well, I suppose you could, but then you be guilty of your first sin that you mentioned lying, because we all break the law, just in different manners.biro said:Your confessions must go on for hours, then, since you apparently feel the need to confess to every sin in the Bible, whether you actually committed them or not.Mor Ephrem said:
Thank God you haven't tried for the priesthood.
"Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law."
1 John 3:4