actual sin

  • 1Actual sin — Sin Sin, n. [OE. sinne, AS. synn, syn; akin to D. zonde, OS. sundia, OHG. sunta, G. s[ u]nde, Icel., Dan. & Sw. synd, L. sons, sontis, guilty, perhaps originally from the p. pr. of the verb signifying, to be, and meaning, the one who it is. Cf.… …

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  • 2Actual sin — Actual Ac tu*al (#; 135), a. [OE. actuel, F. actuel, L. actualis, fr. agere to do, act.] 1. Involving or comprising action; active. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Her walking and other actual performances. Shak. [1913 Webster] Let your holy and pious… …

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  • 3actual sin — n. Theol. any sin knowingly committed by an individual: distinguished from ORIGINAL SIN …

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  • 4Actual sin — According to Christian tradition, actual sin as distinguished from original sin is an act contrary to the will and law of God whether by doing evil (sin of commission) or refraining from doing good (sin of omission). It can be either mortal,… …

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  • 5actual sin — noun a sin committed of your own free will (as contrasted with original sin) • Ant: ↑original sin • Hypernyms: ↑sin, ↑sinning * * * noun Roman Catholicism : sin traceable to the personal will of the sinner distinguished from …

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  • 6actual sin — /æktʃuəl ˈsɪn/ (say akchoohuhl sin) noun Theology the sin of an individual, as contrasted with original sin …

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  • 7actual sin — Theol. any sin committed by an individual of his or her free will, as contrasted with original sin. * * * …

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  • 8actual sin —  Действительный грех …

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  • 9Sin — • A moral evil Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sin     Sin     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► …

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  • 10Actual — Ac tu*al (#; 135), a. [OE. actuel, F. actuel, L. actualis, fr. agere to do, act.] 1. Involving or comprising action; active. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Her walking and other actual performances. Shak. [1913 Webster] Let your holy and pious intention… …

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  • 11Actual cautery — Actual Ac tu*al (#; 135), a. [OE. actuel, F. actuel, L. actualis, fr. agere to do, act.] 1. Involving or comprising action; active. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Her walking and other actual performances. Shak. [1913 Webster] Let your holy and pious… …

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  • 12sin —     Sin is used in two senses original sin and actual sin . Actual sin describes those moral wrongs that are actually committed by humans (and other agents). Original sin describes the universal sinfulness shared by all people, which is traceable …

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  • 13Sin — Sin, n. [OE. sinne, AS. synn, syn; akin to D. zonde, OS. sundia, OHG. sunta, G. s[ u]nde, Icel., Dan. & Sw. synd, L. sons, sontis, guilty, perhaps originally from the p. pr. of the verb signifying, to be, and meaning, the one who it is. Cf.… …

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  • 14Sin eater — Sin Sin, n. [OE. sinne, AS. synn, syn; akin to D. zonde, OS. sundia, OHG. sunta, G. s[ u]nde, Icel., Dan. & Sw. synd, L. sons, sontis, guilty, perhaps originally from the p. pr. of the verb signifying, to be, and meaning, the one who it is. Cf.… …

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  • 15Sin offering — Sin Sin, n. [OE. sinne, AS. synn, syn; akin to D. zonde, OS. sundia, OHG. sunta, G. s[ u]nde, Icel., Dan. & Sw. synd, L. sons, sontis, guilty, perhaps originally from the p. pr. of the verb signifying, to be, and meaning, the one who it is. Cf.… …

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  • 16Sin-offering — A sin offering (Hebrew: hattath ) is a type of Biblical sacrifice, specifically a sacrifice made for the atonement of an unintentional sin (including unintended ritual uncleanliness). [ Jewish Encyclopedia ] Types and occasions of offeringIn… …

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  • 17Sin — For other uses, see Sin (disambiguation). Sinful , Sinner , and Sinners redirect here. For other uses, see Sinful (disambiguation), Sinner (disambiguation), and Sinners (disambiguation). A Sistine Chapel fresco depicts the expulsion of Adam and… …

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  • 18Sin offering — Part of a series of articles on Jews and Judaism …

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  • 19Sin —    Is any want of conformity unto or transgression of the law of God (1 John 3:4; Rom. 4:15), in the inward state and habit of the soul, as well as in the outward conduct of the life, whether by omission or commission (Rom. 6:12 17; 7:5 24). It… …

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  • 20SIN ORIGINAL —    in the classical CHRISTIAN TRADITION, original Sin refers to the UNIVERSAL and hereditary sinfulness of man since the FALL of MAN. It is contrasted with actual Sin, which is a self conscious violation of GOD S law …

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