In “Catholic Central: The 7 Deadly Sins,” we look at common troublesome issues that have plagued humanity since the beginning: avarice, envy, pride, sloth, gluttony and lust. Luckily, each of these sins has an antidote, a virtue that, cultivated and nurtured, can offer freedom. What are they? Well, you’ll just have to watch.
Episode 10 ·
November 9, 2017 ·
Why do you think these are called “deadly sins?” What makes them so harmful?
Let’s recap: The 7 Deadly Sins are Pride, Envy, Anger, Sloth, Avarice (Greed), Gluttony and Lust. Which one do you think is the biggest struggle for our culture?
Often people find that they are afflicted by one deadly sin more than the others. Traditionally this is called the “primary sin.” Think about which of the deadly sins is the most challenging for you.
The 7 Deadly Sins are often used to appeal to people in commercials. Next time you watch an ad, try to recognize which of the 7 Deadly Sins are targeted.