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  Original sin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Augustinian tradition makes a clear distinction between sin which is the result of freely and consciously chosen actions, and the impersonal nature of original sin; namely the unchosen context and situations into which the child is born and which surrounds the baby, and into which the child might be educated and formed.
Original sin, from the Augustinian perspective, is not a free and individual choice by a baby; but rather the effect of the sum total of "world sin", taught analogously through the story of the sin of Adam and Eve.
The notion of original sin as interpreted by Augustine of Hippo was affirmed by the Protestant Reformers Martin Luther and John Calvin.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Original Sin
Original sin may be taken to mean: (1) the sin that Adam committed; (2) a consequence of this first sin, the hereditary stain with which we are born on account of our origin or descent from Adam.
Original sin is the privation of sanctifying grace in consequence of the sin of Adam.
In a child original sin is distinct from the fault of Adam, it is one of its effects.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11312a.htm   (3847 words)

  
 Eternal Truth - Original Sin
If original sin is true to the degree that some believe it, then we could only be free from the penalty of sin and certainly not sin itself, because we are not able to ever stop sinning.
Sin unto death would appear in scripture to be those sins that we are well aware of as being wrong, and therefore to commit such would be rebellion to God, and without repentance would be condemnable unto death.
To sin a sin that is not unto death will not send a person to hell, since they may be ignorant of their sin or how to deal with it at the moment.
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 ORIGINAL SIN - mediterranean cuisine
The cuisine at Original Sin is born from a rich knowledge of food and its flavours, the love of fresh ingredients and a passion for culinary excellence, its inspiration.
Original Sin is the first and only Mediterranean vegetarian restaurant in Singapore and a sister restaurant of the Michelangelo's Group of Restaurants.
Original Sin is named after the famous fresco which Italian renaissance artist Michaelangelo painted in the Sistine Chapel.
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 The Solid Declaration of the Formula of Concord -- Original Sin
Or that original sin is only external, a slight, insignificant spot sprinkled or a stain dashed upon the nature of man, or corruptio tantum accidentium aut qualitatum, i.
Moreover, original sin is not something by itself, existing independently in, or apart from, the nature of the corrupt man, as it neither is the real essence, body, or soul of the corrupt man, or the man himself.
That is: Whether we call original sin a quality or a disease, it is indeed the utmost evil, that we are not only to suffer the eternal wrath of God and eternal death, but that we do not even understand what we suffer.
www.bookofconcord.org /fc-sd/originalsin.html   (2383 words)

  
 Original Sin, an Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Under Augustine the common and modern-day Western understanding of Original sin was formulated; he taught that the taint of Adam's original sin was inherited by all people at birth, and that nothing a person does in their life can get rid of this taint.
In most branches of Christianity, the doctrine of Original sin states that all humans have inherited the guilt of sin from Adam and Eve; this state of sin exists in all people from the moment of their conception.
The ultimate punishment for the original sin was expulsion from the presence of God and subjection to physical and spiritual death; the ultimate goal and blessing of reconciliation is the restoration of the original relationship man had with God; this includes eternal life.
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 Original Sin: A Disputation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Belief in original sin leads to pessimism: it results in a resigned fatalism about changing those sinful structures that actually can be changed but which go unchallenged because they are all too lazily attributed to the effects of original sin, which by definition is a given and cannot be changed.
The Christian doctrine of sin in its classical form offends both rationalists and moralists by maintaining the seemingly absurd position that man sins inevitably and by a fateful necessity but that he is nevertheless to be held responsible for actions which are prompted by an ineluctable fate.
Original sin, which is by definition an inherited corruption, or at least an inevitable one, is nevertheless not to be regarded as belonging to his essential nature and therefore is not outside the realm of his responsibility.
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 Catechism of the Catholic Church - PART 1 SECTION 2 CHAPTER 1 ARTICLE 1 PARAGRAPH 7
The Apostle contrasts the universality of sin and death with the universality of salvation in Christ.
Original sin entails "captivity under the power of him who thenceforth had the power of death, that is, the devil".
Mary benefited first of all and uniquely from Christ's victory over sin: she was preserved from all stain of original sin and by a special grace of God committed no sin of any kind during her whole earthly life.
www.scborromeo.org /ccc/p1s2c1p7.htm   (2737 words)

  
 Original Sin
Original sin refers to the results of the first sin - the corruption of the human race.
Original sin refers to the fallen condition in which we are born.
They being the root of all mankind, the guilt of this sin was imputed, and the same death in sin, and corrupted nature, conveyed to all their posterity descending from them by ordinary generation.
www.monergism.com /thethreshold/articles/topic/originalsin.html   (1011 words)

  
 Original Sin - Barefoot in the wilderness
Originally, this concept was based on Aristotle’s philosophy, and the idea that Adam was the real Man (the model for all others) and all other human beings took their being through him; as a result, therefore, we also took on his sin.
Further, Original Sin, and sin in general, is based in the idea of a law-and-order Universe in which God is both judge and executioner.
All sin, including the consequences of original sin, diminish our human nature, so to say that Jesus was free from Original Sin doesn’t mean he experienced less of human nature than the rest of us, but rather the fullness of it.
john.pettigrew.org.uk /blog/archive/2005/04/27/original_sin   (2074 words)

  
 Original Sin
Original sin, then, may be defined a hereditary corruption and depravity of our nature, extending to all the parts of the soul, which first makes us obnoxious to the wrath of God, and then produces in us works which in Scripture are termed works of the flesh.
By this sin they fell from their original righteousness and communion, with God, and so became dead in sin and wholly defiled in all the parts and faculties of soul and body.
Original sin standeth not in the following of Adam (as the Pelagians do vainly talk), but it is the corruption of the nature of every man, that naturally is engendered of the offspring of Adam, whereby man is very far gone from original righteousness, and of his own nature inclined to evil, and that continually.
www.voiceofjesus.org /originalsin.html   (4797 words)

  
 Original Sin
“Original Sin” is one of the core theological reasons that a Christian cannot embrace the theory of evolution.
Original Sin is the genetic defect we all inherited from Adam and Eve.
Paradise was the original state of Adam’s garden on God’s “very good” earth, not millions and millions of years of death, decay, disease, and naturalistic trial and error.
www.allaboutcreation.org /original-sin.htm   (454 words)

  
 Original Sin
Original sin means that, because of Adam's first sin, we are all born with an evil nature that is against God.
Original sin refers to the results of Adam's sin--that all of his descendants are born sinners.
Thus, Adam and Eve were originally created morally good, but because of their sin moral goodness vanished from the human heart and all of their descendants are thus born with a sinful nature.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Delphi/8449/orig2.html   (3137 words)

  
 Original Sin
Original Sin, based on the book Waltz Into Darkness by Cornell Woolrich, feels like it belongs on a cable station late at night or in a video store in the direct-to-video section.
Original Sin feels the need to constantly assail the audience with plot twist after plot twist.
Since Original Sin is so dull, it makes no difference when one person turns out to not be whom he/she is. What makes things worse is that the characters are so uninteresting.
www.haro-online.com /movies/original_sin.html   (460 words)

  
 Original Sin?
All of Adam's descendants, having sinned "in Adam," are born in a state of "original sin." Augustine thus opposed the teaching of a contemporary named Pelagius, that Adam's sin affected humankind only insofar as it was a bad example.
Sin is not an abstract property to be "imputed" from one person to another (cf.
That infants are born in a sinful state or even guilty of someone else's sin is foreign to Paul's thought in Romans 5:12-21, which is all about the the affliction of physical death and its reversal through Christ (cp.
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 Original Sin
ow the doctrine of original sin cannot be proven by natural reason, but it is easily witnessed by its symptoms: the need for police, the collapse of great civilizations, suicide, suffering and so on.
Adam's sin also brought death; however, death here should not be merely thought of in terms of bodily death as that which all animals experience but in a spiritual sense, as in the loss of eternal life (CCC 403).
Original sin is the loss of original holiness and justice due to Adam's sin.
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 Original Sin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Of all the damnable, deceitful, dirty lies that devil has deceived mankind with through the years, the doctrine of original sin must be his masterpiece.
A thorough and scriptural refutation of the traditional doctrine of Original Sin.
The Doctrine of Original Sin - by Dean Harvey.
www.biblical-theology.com /originalsin/index.htm   (462 words)

  
 U.S. Catholic Bishops - Office for the Catechism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
By Adam’s sin, the supernatural relationship with God in which Adam and Eve were born was lost both for themselves and for all human beings.
As a result of original sin, human nature is weakened in its powers; subject to ignorance, suffering, and the domination of death; and inclined to sin (Para.
Original Sin is a personal sin for which we are responsible..
www.usccb.org /catechism/quizzes/os.htm   (287 words)

  
 original sin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
ORIGINALLY the headquarters of the Tua Pek Kong secret society (also known as Khian Teik Tong), the Hock Teik Cheng Sin temple at Armenian Street in Penang is now 80% restored.
Original sin Original sin in the Old Testament Many Christian theologians regard the Garden of Eden story in Genesis as describing the first sin, and the consequent "ruin" or, the "Fall" of man. The doctrine of original sin attempts to explain how that sin affects humanity today.
The precise date of the origin of the Freising Manuscripts cannot be exactly determined; the original text was probably written in the 9th century.
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 CT05os
For that which the apostle has said, By one man sin entered into the world, and by sin death, and so death passed upon all men in whom all have sinned, is not to be understood otherwise than as the Catholic Church spread everywhere hath always understood it.
For, by reason of this rule of faith, from a tradition of the apostles, even infants, who could not as yet commit any sin of themselves, are for this cause truly baptized for the remission of sins, that in them that may be cleansed away by regeneration, which they have contracted by generation.
This concupiscence, which the apostle sometimes calls sin, the holy Synod declares that the Catholic Church has never understood it to be called sin, as being truly and properly sin in those born again, but because it is of sin, and inclines to sin.
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 The Truth About
They had sins by which they deserve that their souls be thrown in hell fire.” They (the Christians) also say that this way God was able to establish a pretext (evidence) on Satan.
So, If they die with no sin for which they deserve to be punished, how can they be punished after they die for their father’s sin even if we assume that he (Adam) had died insisting on his sin, although this is a false assumption.
The idea of crucifixion as attributed to the theme of the “Original Sin” is not incompatible with only human intellect and understanding of justice, but also is contradictory to the teachings of the Bible itself.
www.al-sunnah.com /truth.htm   (4440 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Original Sin (R Rated Version): DVD: Michael Cristofer,Antonio Banderas,Angelina Jolie,Thomas Jane,Jack ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Original Sin belongs in the "so bad it's good" category of languid potboilers, offering enough nudity, sexual chemistry, and far-fetched plotting to make it an enjoyable lazy-day diversion.
The camera loves both Angelina Jolie and Antonio Banderas and it's exploited to the hilt in Michael Cristopher's "Original Sin" in which there is nothing much that is original or ground breaking.
Other than that 'Original Sin' is an average movie that is sexy and suspenseful.
www.amazon.com /Original-Sin-R-Rated-Version/dp/B00005V4XU   (1983 words)

  
 Original Sin
The real-life 1947 murder of a Hollywood starlet is the inspiration Brian De Palma's "The Black Dahlia," starring Scarlett Johansson, Josh Hartnett, Mia Kirshner, and Aaron Eckhart.
High on lust and low on logic, the preposterous Original Sin is an erotic thriller that evokes more laughs than sweat.
...the only sin committed was by the filmmakers producing the movie in the first place.
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/original_sin   (884 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Original Sin: Books: P.D. James   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The climax comes powerfully in "Original Sin" and as usual James leaves her readers, not necessarily on a joyous note, but one that is pensive, sometimes even remorseful.
Here in 'Original Sin' she has provided such a murderer.
In this instance, we learn that revenge (which the killer calls "justice") is not sweet, that it sometimes requires multiple acts of murder, and that it may necessitate sacrificing the innocent.
www.amazon.co.uk /Original-Sin-P-D-James/dp/0140245510   (1097 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Original Sin [2001]: Video: Michael Cristofer,Antonio Banderas,Angelina Jolie,Thomas Jane,Jack ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Unlike other films, i had no idea what would come next, it was a truly original film.
Sex and love turn to rage and revenge and Luis tries to find his wife - but only to find he has to play her at her own deadly game.
Original Sin is a very steamy movie featuring Aneglina Jolie, and Antonia Banderas.
www.amazon.co.uk /Original-Sin-Michael-Cristofer/dp/B00006CY76   (619 words)

  
 Original Sin -- In These Times   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
An unnamed “distinguished diplomat” gave the concept to Diamond, saying, “‘The war itself was the original sin.
Although Diamond’s book is essentially another entry in the mini-genre of books about how the United States entered that one-way street, the fact that he actually participated in the creation of the Iraqi government gives a little more heft to his complaints than the usual recitation of Pentagon blunders and miscalculations.
The original US plan was to set up a caucus - handpicked by the occupation admin - which would then elect Iraq’s leaders.
www.inthesetimes.com /site/main/article_rss/original_sin   (5362 words)

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