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Acts of Contrition


"Acts of Contrition" a.k.a. "Original Sins" is a 1995 drama film written by John Pielmeier and directed by Jan Egleson.

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Google previewHolman Concise Bible Dictionary (2011)

by Holman Bible Staff

The law God gave contained provision for atonement through repentance and appropriate acts of contrition (Lev. 19). In strictly human terms the person who met the demands of a variety of social relations was thought to be righteous, to have ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

— Though a serious purpose ot amendment, and true acts of contrition, before the habit, may be accepted by God ; yet there is no sure ...

Google previewA Dictionary Of The English Language; In Which The Words Are Deduced From Their Originals; And Illustrated In Their Different Significations, By Examples From The Best Writers: Together With A History of the Language, and an English Grammar (1818)

by Samuel Johnson

Though a serious purpose of amendment, and true acts of contrition, before the habit, may be accepted by God ; yet there is ...

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought (2013)

by Gerhard Böwering, Patricia Crone

These offenses can generally be wiped clean by payment of a fine and symbolic acts of contrition mediated by a manshad, or a judge who specifically decides such cases. A third, less direct affront is blackening a man's reputation by publicly ...

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