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Gluttony

Gluttony: The act or habit of eating to excess. Glutton: One who has a great appetite or capacity for something. Devotion for Gluttony  “In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.” ~ Benjamin … Continue reading

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Bondage

Bondage: Involuntary servitude; slavery; serfdom. Subjection to any influence or domination. Devotion for Bondage    Bondage is not a word that society really thinks is relevant to the present times. In the past, bondage usually applied to slavery, a person being … Continue reading

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Boasting

Boast: To talk in a vain or bragging manner. To speak or possess with pride; To brag about; extol. To be proud to possess; take pride in. Boasting – verb Devotion for Boasting    My new car is awesome, it will go … Continue reading

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Anger

Anger: A feeling of sudden and strong displeasure and antagonism directed against the cause of an assumed wrong or injury. Devotion for Anger    Anger is a completely natural reaction to any deserved or undeserved pain inflicted by another person, and … Continue reading

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Adoration

Adoration: The act of adoring, as in worship. A feeling of profound admiration and devotion. Adore; to render divine honors to; worship as divine. To love or honor with intense devotion. Devotion for Adoration    We say things like, “Don’t you … Continue reading

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Addiction

Addiction: The act of applying or devoting (oneself) habitually; Addited suggests a pathological weakness; given suggests a tendency or usual practice. Both addicted and given may apply to good or bad things, but usually bad; addicted to alcohol, given to … Continue reading

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Abuse

Abuse: To use improperly or injuriously; misuse. To hurt or harm by treating wrongly; Devotion for Abuse    As Jesus was led to his death on the cross, he suffered the ultimate abuse at the hands of mankind. He loved … Continue reading

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