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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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FORMAL EVIL

A bad human act, done with knowledge that it is morally wrong, and with consent to performing it because of some advantage to the one who does it.

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