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About the Author
Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung (PhD, University of Notre Dame) is associate professor of philosophy at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She wrote the "seven deadly sins" entry for the Encyclopedia of Christianity and collaborated with two of her seminary students to develop a high school/college curriculum on the subject.
Table of Contents
IntroductionGifts from the Desert: The Origins and History of the Vices TraditionEnvy: Feeling Bitter When Others Have it BetterVainglory: Image is EverythingSloth: Resistance to the Demands of LoveAvarice: I Want It AllAnger: Holy Emotion or Hellish Passion?Gluttony: Feeding Your Face and Starving Your HeartLust: Smoke, Fire, and AshesEpilogue