A Word to my Christian Brothers and Sisters

This guy really nails it with his test based on the Seven Cardinal Virtues and the Seven Deadly Sins.   

In deadly sins (Gluttony, Avarice, Pride, Sloth, Anger, Lust, Envy)  our president is seven for seven. 

In virtues — and this guy’s list is a little idiosyncratic (Truth, Love [agape type], Courage, Wisdom, Tolerance, Freedom, Creativity [1]) the president’s score is much lower.   

Check this guy out, he gives a pretty good test in about two and a half minutes. 

[1]  The president doesn’t fare much better in the virtue test with the traditional Christian Seven Cardinal Virtues

After Pope Gregory released his list of seven deadly sins in AD 590, the seven virtues became identified as chastitytemperancecharitydiligencepatiencekindness, and humility. Practicing them is said to protect one against temptation from the seven deadly sins.

Virtue Latin Gloss Sin Latin
Chastity Castitas Purityabstinence Lust Luxuria
Temperance Temperantia Humanityequanimity Gluttony Gula
Charity Caritas Willbenevolencegenerositysacrifice Greed Avaritia
Diligence Industria Persistenceeffortfulnessethics Sloth Acedia
Patience Patientia Forgivenessmercy Wrath Ira
Kindness Humanitas Satisfactioncompassion Envy Invidia
Humility Humilitas Braverymodestyreverence Pride Superbia

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