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The seven deadly virtues

a guide to purgatory for atheists and true believers

by F. Forrester Church

  • 9 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Purgatory -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.,
  • Virtues -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [105]-112.

    StatementF. Forrester Church.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT842 .C48 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. ;
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2408415M
    ISBN 100060613734
    LC Control Number87045729
    OCLC/WorldCa17441922

    The Seven Deadly Virtues: Temptations in Our Pursuit of Goodness View larger image. By: Todd E. Outcalt. Sign Up Now! Already a Member? Log In You must be logged into Bookshare to access this title. Book Quality. See open book quality issues. The seven deadly sins/vices can be traced back to the early church period. The Didache, an early 2nd century church document, contains a list of five. Origen produced a sevenfold list. Josef Pieper has written an excellent book on the cardinal virtues: The Four Cardinal Virtues (University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, IN, ).

      The Seven Deadly Virtues Temptations in Our Pursuit of Goodness by Todd E. Outcalt InterVarsity Press IVP Books Christian, Self-Help Pub Date 10 Mar I am voluntarily reviewing a copy of The Seven Deadly Virtues through the publisher and Netgalley: This book reminds us that in the pursuit of virtue we will experience.   To guide those reflections, The Seven Deadly Virtues time and again points readers to rely on Christ as the example and source for the best in each virtue. However, tucked into the middle of the book are two virtues that I do not accept, and I .

      "Is it possible some of the virtues we seek as followers of Jesus are actually hindering our relationship with him and our witness to the world? In The Seven Deadly Virtues, Todd Outcalt answers with a resounding yes! This book is a must-read for all of us comfortable Christians who need to be made a little less so."Pages: What makes Kevin Vost's book stand out is that he delves into the history of the seven deadly sins, capturing writings from a few of the early Church fathers and desert fathers. He also has a chapter on Thomas Aquinas' take on the seven deadly sins.


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