Mortal And Venial Sin: Defining The Difference.

with Fr. Timothy Furlow

The terms “venial” and “mortal” sin are frequently used but not always completely understood. What exactly is sin, and what are the varying degrees of it? While sin is often said to be ‘separation’ from God, Scripture tells us we can never be separated from God’s love. Can we synthesize these two statements, or is one incorrect? Listen up for more…

Further Resources:

  1. Online Audio: Lenten reflections on the 7 deadly sins, by Fr. Paul Scalia
  2. Online Audio: Fr. Barron reflects on the 7 deadly sins and “7 lively virtues”
  3. Online: Article on the biblical basis for mortal sin by Catholics United for the Faith
  4. Online: Extensive apologetics article on mortal and venial sin by Dr. Tim Staples