The Seven Deadly Sins: God does not need you
Bishop Robert Barron: Seven Deadly Sins
God does not need you
God created you out of a sheer act of love, not because he needs you.
He wants you to be fully alive.
When we forget that God is constantly loving us, we become afraid and seek consolation elsewhere.
That’s when the deadly sins enter our hearts.
Watch this short video to learn what keeps us from being alive:
An excerpt from
POPE FRANCIS: REJOICE AND BE GLAD
SIGNS OF HOLINESS IN TODAY’S WORLD
PERSEVERANCE, PATIENCE AND MEEKNESS
116. Inner strength, as the work of grace, prevents us from becoming carried away by the violence that is so much a part of life today, because grace defuses vanity and makes possible meekness of heart. The saints do not waste energy complaining about the failings of others; they can hold their tongue before the faults of their brothers and sisters, and avoid the verbal violence that demeans and mistreats others. Saints hesitate to treat others harshly; they consider others better than themselves (cf.
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