Venomous poison

3 July 2020

Just as the Lernaean Hydra of the ancients had seven heads, so it is with sin, with its seven deadly forms: pride, avarice, gluttony, injustice, fornication, anger and envy. Each of the seven casts deadly poison into the human soul. The most destructive, though, is the sin of envy. Because the sole aim of those who are envious is to harm their neighbors.