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Original v. Ancestral Sin

Is the idea of Original Sin only a Western idea and heretical thought to Orthodoxy, or is Original Sin found in the writings of the Holy Fathers and our preference with Ancestral Sin a modern idea and different from the patristic teaching?

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For Whom Has the World Not Deceived

The Bible is inundated with the idea of trust all throughout it. Starting in the beginning with Genesis, God instructs Adam and Eve to trust in Him and not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil lest they eat from it and “die”...