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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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Not right; erroneous. Applied to human actions that deviate from the firection they should be taking, i.e., leading a person to his final, heavenly destiny. Wrong is the same as evil but has the notion of being contrary to the truth, whereas evil is contrary to the good.

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