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Pleasure Gets a Bad Rap

What’s so bad about enjoying oneself?

Photo by Dainis Graveris on Unsplash

No one calls fun, happiness, joy, glee, or delight sinful, but pleasure gets a bad rap and is often associated with sinfulness. In the Bible, pleasure is associated with excess or perverseness.

According to an article on Christian.net, “The seven deadly sins are considered to be the roots of all other sins…” The article explains that, “Pope Gregory I, first…

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Laura Mohsene

Laura Mohsene

Lover of Literature, History, Writing, and People. lmohsene@gmail.com