Virtues vs. Sin

VIRTUES/
GOOD FRUIT

SIN/
VICE

The Fruits of Charity
Joy
Peace
Mercy
CCC 1829, 2447
The Three Conditions for Mortal Sin
Grave matter
Full knowledge
Deliberate consent
CCC 1857-61
The Three Eminent Good Works
Prayer
Fasting
Almsgiving
 
Mt 6:1-6, 16-18; CCC 1969
The Nine Sins Against God
Despair
Presumption
Indifference
Ingratitude
Lukewarmness
Spiritual sloth
Hatred of God
Obstinacy in sin
Final impenitence
CCC 2091-94
The Three Theological Virtues
Faith
Hope
Charity
 
1 Cor 13:13; CCC 1812-29
The Five Sins that Cry out to Heaven
Willful murder (Gen 4:10)
The sin of Sodom (Gen 18:20; 19:13)
The suffering of the oppressed (Ex 3:7-10)
Oppression of the poor (Ex 20:20-22)
Injustice to the wage earner (Dt 24:14-15)
CCC 1867
The Four Cardinal Virtues
Prudence
Justice
Fortitude
Temperance
 
CCC 1805-09
The Seven Capital Sins
Pride
Avarice
Envy
Wrath
Lust
Gluttony
Sloth
CCC 1866-67
The Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit
Wisdom
Understanding
Good Counsel
Fortitude
Knowledge
Piety
Fear of God
 
Is 11:1-2; CCC 1831
The Ways We Participate in Sin
By participation
By ordering
By advising
By praising
By provocation
By approving
By silence in not disclosing or hindering sin
By protecting evil-doers
By defense of the sin
CCC 1868
The Twelve Fruits of the Holy Spirit
Patience
Charity
Kindness
Joy
Peace
Goodness
Faithfulness
Generosity
Gentleness
Modesty
Chastity
Self-control
Gal 5:22-23; CCC 1832
Venial Sin
Does not observe the standard prescribed by moral law
Weakens charity
A disordered affection for goods
Impedes the soulís progress in virtue
Merits temporal punishment
Deliberate and unrepented venial sin disposes us to commit mortal sin
 
Num 15:27-31; 1 Jn 5:16-17; Jm 5:19
CCC 1863
The Seven Corporal Works of Mercy
Feeding the hungry
To give drink to the thirsty
Sheltering the homeless
Clothing the naked
Visiting the sick
Visiting the imprisoned
Burying the dead
Mt 25:31-46; Jm 2:14-26; CCC 2445-47
 
The Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy
Give counsel to the doubtful
Instruct the ignorant
Admonish the sinner
Comfort the sorrowful
Forgive all injuries
Bear wrongs patiently
Pray for the living and the dead
CCC 2447