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What are the four sins that cry to heaven for vengeance?

What are the four sins that cry to heaven for vengeance?

Catechism of the Catholic Church

1867 – The catechetical tradition also recalls that there are “sins that cry to heaven”: the blood of Abel,139 the sin of the Sodomites,140 the cry of the people oppressed in Egypt,141 the cry of the foreigner, the widow, and the orphan,142 injustice to the wage earner.143

139 – Cf. Gen 4:10.
140 – Cf. Gen 18:20; 19:13.
141 – Cf. Ex 3:7-10.
142 – Cf. Ex 20:20-22.

 

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