Tuesday, 29 May 2012
07:13:09 PM (GMT)
Seven Heavenly Virtues
Truth - Truth is a comprehensive term that in all of its nuances implies honesty,
accuracy, sincerity, integrity, and reality.
Love - A deep, tender, ineffable feeling of affection, devotion, and/or compassion
toward a person.
Courage - The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger,
fear, or change with self-possession, confidence, and resolution; bravery.
Wisdom - Knowledge, and the capacity to use the best means for attaining the best
ends; good judgment.
Creativity - The ability to produce through artistic or imaginative effort,
characterized by originality and expressiveness.
Tolerance - The practice of recognizing and respecting the beliefs or practices of
Freedom - The power to act, speak, or think without externally imposed restraints
Seven Deadly Sins
Pride is excessive belief in one's own abilities, that interferes with the
individual's recognition of the grace of God. It has been called the sin from which
all others arise. Pride is also known as Vanity.
Envy is the desire for others' traits, status, abilities, or situation.
Gluttony is an inordinate desire to consume more than that which one requires.
Lust is an inordinate craving for the pleasures of the body.
Anger is manifested in the individual who spurns love and opts instead for fury. It
is also known as Wrath.
Greed is the desire for material wealth or gain, ignoring the realm of the spiritual.
It is also called Avarice or Covetousness.
Sloth is the avoidance of physical or spiritual work.
Last edited: 30 May 2012