Milo Turns a Corner
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(03-11-2021, 07:30 PM)Filiolus Wrote: One doesn't need to assume anything to acknowledge that it's likely an occasion of sin.

I'm not often surprised at the position the majority takes on FE, and I usually agree. I'm a bit surprised on this one.
 
It's an occasion of sin if Milo's tempted to sin in the described occasion. You have no idea whether that's the case or not. Only Milo does (and God, of course). And you have no idea what steps, if any, he's taken to mitigate any occasion of sin that might exist for him in the circumstances he's in.
 
As an aside and not to the poster above specifically: people are always assuming that what's an occasion of sin for them is an occasion of sin for everyone else. That's not the case. The gluttonous chocoholic might not be able to contain himself walking by a Russell Stover display that'd be nothing for someone who doesn't like chocolate. Or who used to like chocolate but no longer does. Or likes chocolate, but not the Russell Stover variety. Or who likes chocolate, but is able to resist it easily. Etc.
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Milo Turns a Corner - by Bonaventure - 03-09-2021, 08:37 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Eric F - 03-09-2021, 08:41 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by HedgeKnight - 03-10-2021, 12:53 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by SeekerofChrist - 03-10-2021, 01:08 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-10-2021, 12:39 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by dahveed - 03-10-2021, 06:16 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Evangelium - 03-10-2021, 12:27 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by SeekerofChrist - 03-10-2021, 12:37 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by VoxClamantis - 03-10-2021, 12:56 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Justin Tertius - 03-10-2021, 01:22 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by SeekerofChrist - 03-10-2021, 01:44 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Bonaventure - 03-10-2021, 02:26 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Melkite - 03-11-2021, 08:48 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-11-2021, 11:14 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Melkite - 03-11-2021, 03:12 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-11-2021, 03:58 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by SeekerofChrist - 03-11-2021, 11:35 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Melkite - 03-11-2021, 03:15 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by SeekerofChrist - 03-11-2021, 03:23 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by jbean - 03-10-2021, 01:51 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Evangelium - 03-10-2021, 02:59 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-10-2021, 03:04 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Blind Horus - 03-10-2021, 08:54 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by austenbosten - 03-10-2021, 10:55 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by VoxClamantis - 03-11-2021, 11:55 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-11-2021, 12:18 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by VoxClamantis - 03-11-2021, 12:49 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-11-2021, 01:19 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Melkite - 03-11-2021, 03:23 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Adventus - 03-11-2021, 05:09 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by FultonFan - 03-11-2021, 12:02 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by VoxClamantis - 03-11-2021, 12:15 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by FultonFan - 03-11-2021, 12:43 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Blind Horus - 03-11-2021, 01:03 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Evangelium - 03-11-2021, 05:32 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Melkite - 03-11-2021, 06:04 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Filiolus - 03-11-2021, 07:30 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by SeekerofChrist - 03-11-2021, 08:15 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by VoxClamantis - 03-11-2021, 08:22 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Filiolus - 03-11-2021, 08:38 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Evangelium - 03-11-2021, 08:52 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by FultonFan - 03-11-2021, 08:55 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by FultonFan - 03-11-2021, 08:57 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by VoxClamantis - 03-11-2021, 09:44 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by austenbosten - 03-12-2021, 12:08 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by jovan66102 - 03-12-2021, 12:24 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by Filiolus - 03-12-2021, 07:56 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by austenbosten - 03-12-2021, 11:19 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by FultonFan - 03-12-2021, 11:38 AM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by austenbosten - 03-12-2021, 01:30 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by MacPasquale - 03-12-2021, 03:11 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by FultonFan - 03-12-2021, 03:54 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by austenbosten - 03-12-2021, 07:10 PM
RE: Milo Turns a Corner - by IudicaMe - 03-12-2021, 11:28 AM



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