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sin

hamartophobia.
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Vanity, it may be, chose to mortify itself, by putting on, for ceremonials of pomp and state, the garments that had been wrought by her sinful hands.
Clergymen paused in the streets, to address words of exhortation, that brought a crowd, with its mingled grin and frown, around the poor, sinful woman.
For sinful as he is, Jonah does not weep and wail for direct deliverance.
'I hope plays mayn't be sinful, Kit, but I'm a'most afraid,' said Mrs Nubbles.
The love of this shall lead her on through temptation and through grief, and she shall be a spirit of joy and consolation to the sinful and the sorrowing."
The loving Elves brought her sweet dreams by night, and happy thoughts by day, and as she grew in childlike beauty, pure and patient amid poverty and sorrow, the sinful were rebuked, sorrowing hearts grew light, and the weak and selfish forgot their idle fears, when they saw her trustingly live on with none to aid or comfort her.
The Foreign Minister condemned the barbaric attacks against the citizens and the Yemeni lands, the latest of which is the sinful attack on prisoners in Dhamar.
But it's timely not just because the church is sinful. It's timely, as Brian Flanagan explains, because holiness is at the heart of the church's identity, "one of the earliest creedal statements made about the church," and one that we repeat regularly: "I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy catholic Church." And this is the paradox that Flanagan takes on in Stumbling in Holiness: Sin and Sanctity in the Church, that the church, sinful as it is, is at the same time the manifestation of God's transcendent holiness.
Former "Little People, Big World" stars Jeremy and Audrey Roloff just dropped a bombshell when they admitted to engaging in "sinful" activities before tying the knot.
There is a common belief that tragedy befalls people because of some guilt they have, while good fortune is a proof of integrity; that it is some sort of karma that people have to suffer as punishment for their sinful choices, unavoidably like the payment of debts.
Investing in business providing services/goods that are against the Islamic principles is considered as 'Haaram' (sinful).