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If business mistakes can be categorized as sins of commission and sins of omission, we suspect there are far more of the latter--opportunities missed, risks not taken.
Whilst rabbinic and some older scholarship argues that Leviticus 4 is concerned with sins of commission (disobedience) rather than the sins of omission (failure) implied in Numbers 15, this is a distinction which is no longer made in contemporary scholarship.
How the author could decry sins of commission by historians and ethnographers and yet overlook these sins of omission is a question.
1) He alerted his readers to the fact that unresolved animosities stemming from past interecclesial sins of commission and omission continue to infect the atmosphere of dialogue and hamper the momentum of doctrinal and liturgical convergence processes.
Interviewees offer various anecdotes meant to illustrate Moore's worst sins of commission and omission: his penchant for embellishing (or manufacturing) autobiographical details; his willingness to underscore points through misleading cross-cutting and dubious alterations of chronology; his eagerness to enjoy the sort of lifestyle savored by the very corporate bigwigs he skewers.
Republicans may be callous and stingy, guilty of sins of commission, Stoesz suggests, but Democrats have been blind to political reality and bereft of bold ideas, guilty of sins of omission.
Sins of commission, omission, and inadvertent oversight are all too common in literary work.
Then too, there are sins of commission, especially in the References Cited, where one encounters numerous factual, spelling, and typographic errors.
I'm certainly aware of my sins of commission and omission, and suspect that the poet is right and it is the sins of omission that we most sincerely regret - the picnics not taken, the trips canceled and the excursions that just didn't seem convenient.
But there are sins of commission that put those sins of omission in the shade.