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Saturday, 5 April 2014
Reflection on Repentance
The vital difference between attrition and perfect contrition is that the former consists in how sin afflicts man while the latter considers how sin offends the All-Holy God. Only the saints have breached the chasm between the two. Sanctification may be said to be found in the transition from the first to the second.