Card Set Information
reconciliation faith final
Sin always involves harm done to a relationship with others, self or God.
The difficulty/ pain we cause by our sinful choices goes beyond those whom we have hurt directly
One of the aspects celebrated in the Sacrament of REconciliation is personal conversion
The Greek word Metanoia literally means "mired in sin"
False, it means Change of heart
Conversion involves a person's choice to change her/his perviously harmful thoughts, attitudes, and behavior to positive or life giving ones
Divine Mercy/ Forgiveness is limited only by a person's choice not to accept it into her/his life
The word Conversion literally means "coming to our senses"
Reconciliation means to pull apart
false, to come together
The hebrew and Greek meaning for the word sin is to fall short or miss the mark
Penance is intended to earn God's forgiveness/mercy for the wrong doings a person has committed
False, can not earn divine mercy or forgiveness
In greek the word psyche means "breath principle of life/soul"
Forgiveness involves ceasing to feel (or letting go of) resentment