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Catholic Dictionary

Find accurate definitions of over 5,000 Catholic terms and phrases (including abbreviations). Based on Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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Proximate occasions of sin, i.e., such people, places, or things as a person knows from experience or observation, would easily lead into sin. Dangerous occasions must be avoided, as evidence of a person's sincerity in wanting to serve God.

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